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Discover London: A Weekly Digest

To all London Explorers, Welcome to your ultimate guide to the vibrant city of London! We’re thrilled to share with you the latest happenings, hidden gems, and must-visit attractions that make this city truly exceptional. Get ready to immerse yourself in the rich tapestry of culture, history, and entertainment that London has to offer. Explore...

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Discover all London has to offer on two wheels

  Getting around London There has never been a better time than 2020 to enjoy London by bicycle. With thousands of docking stations conveniently located around our hotel, you can ride like a Londoner for as little as £2 for 24-hour access. Isn’t it great? From the main tourist spots to the peaceful rides through...

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London is definitely the place to visit this Easter

London is a great place for an Easter break. There is just so much to do including Easter Egg hunts, pageants, chocolate tasting, mammoth Harry Potter screenings, children’s activities as well as the vast range of museums, walks, theatre and other attractions. Book London House Hotel Kensington and head for Trafalgar Square on Good Friday...

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Missing – the chimes of Big Ben in London!

Expect a long wait if you want to hear the distinctive chimes of Big Ben when standing on Westminster Bridge.    The chimes of Big Ben are one of the most iconic sounds of London.  Deep and penetrating, the chimes are instantly recognizable anywhere in the world.  But don’t expect to hear them while you...

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Unmissable Spring Exhibitions in London

Fashion and art take priority when it choosing exhibitions to visit in London this spring.  There are some really fantastic exhibitions taking place, the hardest part is choosing which ones to attend!   The British Museum is hosting the largest ever exhibition of Manga outside Japan.  Discover how the art of manga developed, and how...

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When and Where to Celebrate Chinese New Year in London?

Forget dark winter days and head for London’s Soho to enjoy the spectacle of the Chinese New Year.  There has been a Chinese community-based in London’s Soho, in the heart of the West End for generations.  It is a vibrant lively community, especially when celebrating the Chinese New Year.    The Year of the Pig...

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Exploring London with Kids

A family trip to London is a great opportunity to bond and enjoy with each other. However, travelling with younger family members might get stressful, but your room at the London House Hotel Kensington Garden Square will serve as the perfect retreat. Choosing from the myriad activities open to kids in London is hard. We...

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Fancy a whirl around the ice this Christmas in London?

As nights get darker, and temperatures fall, thoughts begin to turn towards Christmas.  London at Christmas time is always a wonderful sight especially when you stay at the London House Hotel Kensington.  Thousands of lights decorate the streets in colourful designs, there are Christmas markets – and most of all, fantastic outdoor ice rinks appear...

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Explore London Highest Viewpoints

Got a head for heights? Then why not discover the beauties of London’s skyline while a resident at London House Hotel Kensington Garden Square? It gives a very different perspective (and some brilliant photographs) of London as you have never seen it before.   The Shard has become one of London’s most iconic viewing points....

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The secret to skipping the queues when exploring London

Time is precious when you are on holiday. The last thing you want to do is spend time standing in queues. We look at a few ways in which you can reduce the queuing when exploring London. Obtaining a London Pass is definitely useful.  This is a sightseeing city card, which can be purchased before...

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