Tag Archives: London

The Original Tour London – Our review of the hop on, hop off sightseeing bus

I’ve been travelling to London a lot these past couple of months and you’d think that I could manage to fit in all the sites with the amounts of times I’ve been there.  Not so!  London is really spread out so getting to all the tourist sites that might be on your list can be […]

Best WW2 sites in London to visit

ww2 sites in London

History lovers looking for WW2 sites in London will find a wealth of museums at their disposal.  It’s probably not the sole reason people will visit London, but if you enjoy learning about WW2 you’ll find plenty there to keep you occupied.  Having a son who loves learning about World War 2 we’ve almost always […]

Things to do in Greenwich, London.

things to do in greenwich london

If you don’t want to stay in the hustle and bustle of central London but still want a great place to spend a few days in the city then I really recommend staying in Greenwich.  It’s one of my favourite places outside of the centre and as well as being pretty, safe and accessible there’s […]

Royal attractions in London – palaces, castles and gardens

If you’re a fan of the British Royal family or you’re interested in the regal history and heritage of the UK then London is a fantastic place with so many things to do that relate to it.  In this blog post we’re looking at Royal attractions in London and they are all within the Greater […]

The 11 best London museums for kids (and adults) – and they’re all free!

When thinking about what to do in London with kids, museums often top the bill.  These are my favourite and best London museums for kids and what makes them even more special is that they are all free admission!  I’ve also given you some picture book suggestions to make your trips even more special – […]

Budget family accommodation in London – how to find the best deals!

London can be an expensive city, even more so when visiting with kids.  Finding the best budget family accommodation in London requires a bit of research, but it can definitely be done!  Read on and find out some great budget hotel recommendations, where to search for apartments and other options.   Budget family accommodation in […]

My favourite children’s books about London

There are many children’s books about London from simple picture books to chapter books.  If you’re travelling to London with your family, get your kids excited about your upcoming trip with some books about the city! My favourite children’s books set in London I’m a big believer of getting the kids learning about the places we travel to way before […]