Articles by Londonist Staff

The Most Underwhelming Royal Wedding Mural Has Just Been Unveiled

The Most Underwhelming Royal Wedding Mural Has Just Been Unveiled

HANDily located, just off Oxford Street. | By Londonist Staff
Calling All K-Pop Lovers, Don't Miss This K-Music Showcase In East London

Calling All K-Pop Lovers, Don't Miss This K-Music Showcase In East London

Catch them while you can. | By Londonist Staff
How To Queue For Wimbledon

How To Queue For Wimbledon

There are rules. Lots of them. Thank goodness. | By Londonist Staff
Visit The Secret West London Grotto That's Recently Reopened To The Public

Visit The Secret West London Grotto That's Recently Reopened To The Public

Going deeper underground. | By Londonist Staff
London's Space-Themed Afternoon Tea Is Ready For Blast Off

London's Space-Themed Afternoon Tea Is Ready For Blast Off

Anyone for some gravi-tea? | By Londonist Staff
Attend Your Very Own Potions Class With These Wizarding Cocktails

Attend Your Very Own Potions Class With These Wizarding Cocktails

What drinks will you magic up? | By Londonist Staff
Psst! There's A Secret Doctor Who Museum In East London

Psst! There's A Secret Doctor Who Museum In East London

The Tardis awaits. | By Londonist Staff
Read Personal Letters That Lay At The Bottom Of The Atlantic For 70 Years

Read Personal Letters That Lay At The Bottom Of The Atlantic For 70 Years

This new exhibition goes deep. | By Londonist Staff
This Giant, Inflatable Obstacle Course Is Coming To London And It Looks Epic

This Giant, Inflatable Obstacle Course Is Coming To London And It Looks Epic

300m of bouncy fun. | By Londonist Staff
Londonist Does: Afternoon Tea

Londonist Does: Afternoon Tea

*All* the afternoon teas. | By Londonist Staff
London’s Best Chinese Restaurants (By Those Who Know)

London’s Best Chinese Restaurants (By Those Who Know)

Where to go and what to order. | By Londonist Staff
This Is Why You Should Put London Wetland Centre On Your Spring/Summer To Do List

This Is Why You Should Put London Wetland Centre On Your Spring/Summer To Do List

Escape the city. | By Londonist Staff
Have You Visited London's Floating Bookshop?

Have You Visited London's Floating Bookshop?

Sitting pretty on Regent's Canal. | By Londonist Staff
Behind The Tourist Trap: 10 Secrets Of Tower Bridge

Behind The Tourist Trap: 10 Secrets Of Tower Bridge

Prepare to be riveted... | By Londonist Staff
Booze And Bites To Eat At The Former Home Of The BBC

Booze And Bites To Eat At The Former Home Of The BBC

One bar, two kitchens. | By Londonist Staff
6 Unique Victorian Buildings You Didn't Know About

6 Unique Victorian Buildings You Didn't Know About

Hidden in the back streets. | By Londonist Staff
Are These London's Most Instagrammable Houses?

Are These London's Most Instagrammable Houses?

The vibrant streets of Primrose Hill. | By Londonist Staff
Watch The Snow Sweep Into London In This Beautiful Timelapse Footage

Watch The Snow Sweep Into London In This Beautiful Timelapse Footage

And a marvellous sunset to boot. | By Londonist Staff
Make The Most Of London's Jewish Museum With These Top 10 Tips

Make The Most Of London's Jewish Museum With These Top 10 Tips

History, celebrations and customs. | By Londonist Staff
This Is Why We Love Stanfords Bookshop In Covent Garden

This Is Why We Love Stanfords Bookshop In Covent Garden

Lilliputian London. | By Londonist Staff
Never Been To Hampstead Heath? This Is What You're Missing Out On

Never Been To Hampstead Heath? This Is What You're Missing Out On

Make some memories. | By Londonist Staff
Where In London Can You Find A Medieval Barn With Moat And Museum?

Where In London Can You Find A Medieval Barn With Moat And Museum?

Vintage tube goodies, too. | By Londonist Staff
Visit The Hospital Where The 'Elephant Man' Lived And Died

Visit The Hospital Where The 'Elephant Man' Lived And Died

Discover more about the life of Joseph Merrick. | By Londonist Staff
The Singing Grave In Islington You're Actually Invited To Dance On

The Singing Grave In Islington You're Actually Invited To Dance On

Most fitting for a clown. | By Londonist Staff
Good News Coffee Lovers: HEJ Coffee Is Now At Somerset House

Good News Coffee Lovers: HEJ Coffee Is Now At Somerset House

Ooh, recycled moose. | By Londonist Staff
Does This Aldgate Pump Mark The Start Of London's East End?

Does This Aldgate Pump Mark The Start Of London's East End?

Watch out for the wolf's head. | By Londonist Staff
This Tiny Alleyway Was The Birthplace Of London's Coffee Scene

This Tiny Alleyway Was The Birthplace Of London's Coffee Scene

Dating back to 1652. | By Londonist Staff
Uncovering London's Secret Subterranean Shelters

Uncovering London's Secret Subterranean Shelters

Some are still open to visit. | By Londonist Staff
Could This Bethnal Green Council Estate Be The World's Oldest ?

Could This Bethnal Green Council Estate Be The World's Oldest ?

Many buildings are now Grade II listed. | By Londonist Staff
Can You Guess What Ties The Designs Of These Three London Buildings Together?

Can You Guess What Ties The Designs Of These Three London Buildings Together?

Clue: it's to do with trains. | By Londonist Staff
Introducing The Scalpel: The Newest Spire On London's Skyline

Introducing The Scalpel: The Newest Spire On London's Skyline

London's new kid on the block. | By Londonist Staff
See How Our Young Reporter Fares With A Cockney Slang From A Pearly King

See How Our Young Reporter Fares With A Cockney Slang From A Pearly King

Does Elliot know his onions? | By Londonist Staff
Ever Wondered What This Line In Guildhall Yard's Pavement Is For?

Ever Wondered What This Line In Guildhall Yard's Pavement Is For?

The secret lies 6 metres below ground. | By Londonist Staff
Are You A Chocoholic? Then This Could Be The Perfect Class For You

Are You A Chocoholic? Then This Could Be The Perfect Class For You

Warning: things could get drippy. | By Londonist Staff
The Tragic Fire That Engulfed Smithfield Market For Three Days

The Tragic Fire That Engulfed Smithfield Market For Three Days

Museum of London will soon commemorate the firefighters. | By Londonist Staff
This Old, Derelict Cinema Has Found A New Lease Of Life In Chiswick

This Old, Derelict Cinema Has Found A New Lease Of Life In Chiswick

Come and have a peek inside... | By Londonist Staff
There's More To This Clerkenwell Electrical Shop Than Meets The Eye...

There's More To This Clerkenwell Electrical Shop Than Meets The Eye...

it has a rather tasty secret. | By Londonist Staff
This Is Why You Should Absolutely Put Spitalfields City Farm On Your To-Do List

This Is Why You Should Absolutely Put Spitalfields City Farm On Your To-Do List

You might even get a feline guide. | By Londonist Staff
Why Is This Apple Store On Regent Street Adorned With An Intricate Mosaic?

Why Is This Apple Store On Regent Street Adorned With An Intricate Mosaic?

It pays to look up. | By Londonist Staff
Snowy London Is Simply Magical

Snowy London Is Simply Magical

From riverside to countryside. | By Londonist Staff
How To Get Cheap Cinema Tickets In London

How To Get Cheap Cinema Tickets In London

Every day of the week. | By Londonist Staff
First Flop For The Menier? Barnum At Menier Chocolate Factory

First Flop For The Menier? Barnum At Menier Chocolate Factory

Marcus Brigstocke sucks the razzle dazzle out of everything that surrounds him. | By Londonist Staff
Christmas Is Getting Lit At Chiswick's Magic Lantern Festival

Christmas Is Getting Lit At Chiswick's Magic Lantern Festival

Over 50 installations across 65 acres. | By Londonist Staff
You'd Have To Be Scrooge To Resist This Most Dickensian Christmas

You'd Have To Be Scrooge To Resist This Most Dickensian Christmas

Festive tradition meets literary magic. | By Londonist Staff
Where To Drink After Midnight In London

Where To Drink After Midnight In London

Cocktail bars, hotel bars, quiet haunts and live music. | By Londonist Staff
Ever Spotted One Of Harrods' Vintage Vehicles Nipping Around London?

Ever Spotted One Of Harrods' Vintage Vehicles Nipping Around London?

Elegant and eco-friendly. | By Londonist Staff
London’s Record-Breaking Centenarians

London’s Record-Breaking Centenarians

Golden oldies. | By Londonist Staff
The Secret Street Signs Of Whitechapel

The Secret Street Signs Of Whitechapel

Centuries-old signage. | By Londonist Staff