Tag Archives: London

Bonfire Night Firework Displays in London – Sparkles and Historic Celebrations

rosk PhotoThe annual Guy Fawkes celebrations in London commemorate the Gunpowder Plot of 1605 when Guy Fawkes and his associates planned to destroy the Houses of Parliament and assassinate King James the First on November 5th. On this day each year, London’s skies light up with the sparkle of colourful fireworks and men, women and […]

By fritzjames
Date : 30-Nov-2016
Christmas in London – A Merry Time in a Merry Town

Thinking of spending this Christmas in a metropolitan city with ample space and opportunities to make merry? London may just be the place for you and your family. There are many things to do throughout the Christmas week in London. Travellers can choose from the London luxury hotel options found in the capital such as […]

By fritzjames
Date : 29-Nov-2016
Lord Mayor’s Show and Fireworks – Lighting Up the Night’s Sky

The world renowned Lord Mayor’s Show concluded on 12th November with a spectacular display of fireworks that illuminated London’s sky over the Thames, in a multitude of brilliant sparks. The firework display concluded the Lord Mayor’s show which marked the start of a new mayoral year for London and its citizens. The spectacular show was […]

By catalinaforbes90
Date : 28-Nov-2016
Royal Greenwich Tall Ships Festival – Setting Sail on The Thames

The Royal Greenwich Tall Ships Festival was a four day festival that saw ships sailing from Woolwich Royal Arsenal through Greenwich to Tower Bridge and was held from 15th to 18th September 2016. To make it convenient, the event was held at different time slots. The festival saw some of the finest tall mast sailing […]

By fritzjames
Date : 29-Sep-2016
The London Flower Show – Floral Fiesta Catalina Forbes

An event that brought together horticulturalists, nature lovers and all those who love a bit of flora in their lives, the London Flower Show took place from 8th to 11th September. Featuring a wide range of colourful flowers and innovative garden designs from around the world, the show was held at the picturesque Osterley House […]

By catalinaforbes90
Date : 21-Sep-2016
Queen’s House 400th Anniversary and Reopening – A Monumental Opening

The Queen’s House in Greenwich closed for refurbishments in July 2015. Now completed, the Queen’s House, which also contains the art collection of the Royal Museums reopened to the public on 27th July, 2016. This grand and imposing structure was once the summer palace of Henrietta Maria – Charles I’s queen. COMO The Halkin, London […]

By caleb
Date : 29-Jul-2016
Buckingham Palace Tour: Summer Opening 2016 – A ‘Grand’ Time Awaits Visitors to the UK

Ever thought of ways to come as close as possible to the Queen of England? Every year, with the advent of Summer, Buckingham Palace prepares for its grand opening to the public. Dressed in your Sunday best, head out of COMO Metropolitan London, a conveniently located Central London hotel and visit this historic site in the […]

By caleb
Date : 29-Jul-2016
Gin Festival London Summer – Summer High

A whopping hundred varieties of gin will be floating around at the Gin Festival that is scheduled to take place from the 26th to 28th August, 2016. The 2nd Gin Festival was successfully concluded creating more fans and producers than ever before. Visitors from hotels in Bayswater London can flock to the Tobacco Docks to […]

By auburn
Date : 23-Jun-2016
CircusFest 2016 – Pulse Pounding Performances in London

A fun event that features some of the world’s best circus acts, CircusFest has come to London offering audiences a chance to be amazed and enthralled by a wide range of performances. CircusFest 2016 which will run up to 24th April will take place at the Roundhouse and those planning on attending and looking for […]

By caleb
Date : 18-Apr-2016
Head of the River Race – Sporty Distractions

Spring raises her head and boats whiz past the Thames. Crowds cheer as rowers from around the world push ahead in a competitive spirit. The Head of The River Race was held on the 19th of March 2016. This annual event is loved by many who visit and live in and around London. Those in […]

By auburn
Date : 30-Mar-2016