Best of Londonist: 15 October 2017

Your Sunday morning best of Londonist weekly round-up.

There's a Secret Bunker Below This North-West London Housing Estate

NOT the one in Westminster.


North London Buildings That Make Us Weep

More vomitechture.


Plans to Transform Oxford Street Have Progressed... Slightly

What do you want to see change on Oxford Street?


HS2 Closes Park, Sparks Yarnbombing

Been round the back of Euston recently?


Japantown Is a Slice of Japan, Right in the Heart of London

Have you visited?


The Best Beer Festivals in London in October 2017

Autumnal beer-drinking opportunities.


London Mocked in TV Cartoons

From the Simpsons to the Go Jetters.


Puppy Play, Foot Worship and Whipping Benches: Where to Be Submissive in London

"It's nice to think there are women out there who care so little about me that they're willing to do this"


London's Parakeets: Everything You Need to Know

They will land on your head and bite your ear.


Do You Know the Difference Between London's Iconic Phone Boxes?

Not all the same.


London's Most High-Tech Hotels

These historic hotels feature some futuristic gadgets.


We Reckon These Are London's Best Taco Joints

Did we get your favourite?


Photographer Captures London's Coffee Scene

Calling all coffee addicts.


The Spot Where the Only British PM to Be Killed, Was Shot Dead

The sad tale of Spencer Perceval.


Restaurant Review: Poor Boys

Check out the till


Quiz: Can You Guess Which Side of the Border Is London?

It's not easy.


Should London Start Doing It the Mancunian Way?

We found someone to write this who can't be biased


Get Romantic With Our Lowdown on Where to Eat Oysters in London

Winter is coming, but here's one reason to be happy about that


Get Lost in Colour in This Free Exhibition in Camden

Time for a colour binge.


A Vast Improvement on the Dull Grey City of London

The City of London brightens up.


In Pictures: Poster Girls of the Underground

We want all these posters on our wall.


34,322 Mobile Phones Were Handed in to TfL in the Last Year

Are you one of the 1000 people who lost their laptop?


Amateurish Art in a Disappointing Exhibition

Painting, photography and sculpture.


Bet Your Office Looks Nothing Like This

Meditation yurts and urban gardens


What Will the Future of London's Transport Look Like?

London's future could be up in the air.


Catch the Pigeon: AR Phone App Lets You Scare Birds

This is dumb but fun.


One for All You International Foodies

Five stars for One Star House Party.


Visit the Aftermath of an American Apocalypse in South London

Another great free exhibition.


There's a New Harry Potter Cocktail Menu

A short walk from Platform 9 ¾


This Soho Cafe's Serving Sugar-Dusted Crisps

Dessert crisps.


Fancy Spending Bonfire Night in a Hotel Room at the Top of the Shard?

No need to pick which display to go to - you'll see them all.


"Blight on the Earth" - What Do You Make of London's Ticket Touts?

Time to sell up?


Painting by Mirrors Causes Us to Reflect at the National Gallery

Over the top Pre-Raphaelite paintings.


Step Into an Italian Painting in This Immersive Exhibition in Mayfair

Feel the grass between your toes.


The Social Enterprise Off Brick Lane That Makes Incredible Food

Even better than the real thing.


Some Tube Lines Are Going to Get a Whole Lot Faster

Are you a disgruntled Hammersmith & City or Circle line commuter?


Wagamama's New Vegan and Vegetarian Menu - Reviewed

Beware, this could get messy.


Get Into the Christmas Spirit With These Festive Film Screenings

Christmas wouldn't be Christmas without Elf.