London Unveiled

great places to visit off the beaten path.

Film & Somerset House ~ a Great Summer Tradition!

If you love film or need something different to do in London this month then Somerset House is the venue for you in August.  Firmly established as a summer tradition, … Continue reading

August 2, 2014 · 2 Comments

The Painted Hall ~ arguably the greatest work of art in London not in a museum.

Located within the Old Royal Naval College in Greenwich is one of the most amazing rooms in Greater London – the Painted Hall.  The magnificent painted walls and ceilings, that … Continue reading

July 12, 2014 · 5 Comments

The Other Football Venues in London ~ including VIP options.

With the return of the Premier League many visitors to London will be trying to acquire tickets to see the big London clubs – Chelsea, Arsenal, Fulham, West Ham, Tottenham … Continue reading

August 11, 2013 · 9 Comments

St. John’s Smith Square ~ from the Ashes of the Blitz rose a World Class Music Venue

Located just south of Westminster Abbey and the Houses of Parliament is Smith Square.  In the centre of this square is St. John’s church, a wonderful Grade I listed building … Continue reading

April 22, 2013 · 1 Comment

Bentley’s Oyster Bar & Grill ~ London’s most historic oyster bar.

To have an oyster bar in street called ‘Swallow’ is a wonderful coincidence, but Bentley’s Oyster Bar & Grill is a storied historic place right in the heart of the … Continue reading

April 13, 2013 · 4 Comments

Institut Francais ~ wine tastings, film screenings, language courses, a free library & special events!

In the heart of South Kensington is a french cultural centre that offers everything from films, to wine tasting, to language courses and of course french food!  The Institut français … Continue reading

April 7, 2013 · 3 Comments

Duke’s Bar ~ Ian Fleming’s “local” & the inspiration for James Bond’s martini

Hidden down a secretive courtyard that most don’t even know exists, the approach to Duke’s Hotel brings out the feeling of intrigue in even the casual James Bond fan.  For … Continue reading

January 17, 2013 · 12 Comments
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