Skip to Content

Places to visit in London

London With Kids Guide Tips Expert

London With Kids

 Of all the cities in the world, London is my top pick for children because of the wealth of things to do in the UK’s capital, many of them free. Of course London can be expensive too, be ready for that, but the devalued pound and good exchange rates could help foreign visitors a lot. …

Read More about London With Kids

London at Christmas Time

You asked for tips on what to do in London at Christmas time, so I did a bit of hunting around to see what I could find. I’ve spent 8 Christmases in London as a resident and when we lived in Wales I’d come to London most years to see the lights, do some shopping, …

Read More about London at Christmas Time
Tide Tables Cafe on the Thames at Richmond

Richmond, London

Richmond, England, is one of the places we call home. This pretty Thames-side town with stately architecture, passing rowers, great shops and dining along with easy access to central London is a place I always find hard to leave. Living in Richmond Upon Thames on and off since 2001 has given us fantastic opportunities, good …

Read More about Richmond, London
Tower Bridge and The Tower of London From The Shard

Going Up The Shard.

We’ve admired The Shard from a distance for a long time now. We’ve seen her sparkle in summer sunshine, glisten in rain and glow in the Christmas lights of London.  My kids have dreamed of going up the Shard for years, so I thought I’d better take them. Experiences and how to go up the …

Read More about Going Up The Shard.