Trip Report: Cirque du Soleil Luzia and more

Eurostar St Pancrass

Besides being a lover of London, I’m just as big a fan of Cirque du Soleil. And when I can combine this, of course, it’s totally amazing. Every other year, every time from January to March, Cirque du Soleil comes to London as the first stop in their European tour. The show is always performed […]

Best Harry Potter film locations in London

Hogwarts Express

London is a great backdrop for many blockbuster movies. Many great scenes in the Harry Potter series have also been shot in London. Many locations are well worth a visit. If you’ve visited London before, you may have already visited some of the location without realising it. Want to visit the best Harry Potter movie […]

9 Great activities you can do in London when it rains

9 Great things to do in London on a rainy day!

Although I was lucky enough to always have dry weather during my travels to London, it’s still possible that you’ll have the misfortune of hitting a rainy day during your visit. You probably have a lot of things planned to do and see outside. Hikes, visiting markets or a tour on one of the open […]

Brexit: What are the consequences for traveling to London

Brexit

It has been constantly in the news in recent years and is a fact as of 1 February. The Brexit, leaving the European Union by the United Kingdom. This is going to have many consequences in many areas. But what are the consequences for us tourists who want to travel to the UK? Are we […]

Sightseeing with the most iconic double-decker bus in London!

Heritage Routemaster 15

A sightseeing tour with a hop-on-hop-off sightseeing bus from The Original Tour is a great way to take a tour along many of the famous sights. But did you know that there is an even more iconic sightseeing bus? The Heritage Route 15, an original red Routemaster double-decker, runs between Tower Hill and Trafalgar Square. […]

Maritime Greenwich – Thames Sighseeing Tour

If you are in London you naturally want to see as much as possible. But you have to be careful not to race from one side to the other side of the city in the Underground, because then of course you won’t see much and it will take a lot of time. If you start […]

Contactless travel in London with your bank card: Do or Don’t?

contactless payment in London Tube

Nowadays you can pay contactless everywhere. At the supermarket around the corner, at the gas station and even with the charity collector at the door. This is also the case with Transport for London (TfL) on the trains and buses. At TfL they call this Contactless. But what is it and how does it work? […]

Take a bike and go cycling !

Santander cycles

You can explore London in different ways. On foot of course, by tube or bus or even by river bus. But take a bike and go cycling! Transport for London (TFL) has set up an extensive network of rental bikes, the Santander Cycles, since 2010. Also called “Boris Bikes”, after Boris Johnson who was Mayor […]