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London Winter Walks: South Bank to Tower Bridge

A glorious stroll any time of year, the walk from South Bank to Tower Bridge takes in iconic London sights and offers some of the best vistas of London there is… Photo: Getty Christmas sparkles on the South Bank with its annual seasonal display of mulled wine stalls and festive foods as well as pop up performances, but the area is always […]

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Things to do in December That Have Nothing to do with Christmas

As much as the festive season is fun, it can, at times, feel too much. If you need to tap out of Christmas this December for a moment, here is The Resident’s guide to fun exhibitions, shows, gigs and things to do in London this December that have nothing to do with Christmas. At all… […]

Christmas in London: Visit Santa in his Shrek-tacular South Bank Grotto

Even Santa sometimes gets sick of snow and winter. This year, the big man has teamed up with Shrek, the big green ogre, for a swampy grotto experience in Far Far Away, which is actually still in the heart of London… Photo: Shrek’s Adventure! London Shrek’s Adventure! London – a kind of Shrek-themed adventure set […]

Tate Modern Releases More Yayoi Kusama Exhibition Tickets

Stepping into Yayoi Kusama’s immersive installations featured in Yayoi Kusama: Infinity Mirror Rooms is a magical, ethereal experience. The exhibition has been sold-out since forever, so if you haven’t yet had the luck to nab a ticket, here’s your chance… Photo: Tate Modern Yayoi Kusama: Infinity Mirror Rooms is a chance to experience two of […]

Explore London: Things to do for Kids & Families this August

Despite the weather, despite the pandemic, we still want this summer to be fun, right? It’s a good thing London has us covered here. If you’re having a stayaction in the capital this summer – as as local or from out of town – add these fun family activities that suit all budgets to your […]

London's best alfresco terraces and rooftop bars: The Rumpus Rooms. The Rumpus Rooms, South Bank

London’s best rooftop bars & terraces with killer Thames-side views

As Londoners, we often take for granted how impressive the Thames really is. Soak up the river’s grandeur in style at one these rooftop dining spots or terrace restaurants that offer dynamite views of one of the most iconic cityscapes there is…  Photo: 12th Knot at Sea Containers Bar Elba, Waterloo  This vast rooftop across […]

London's biggest beer garden has opened in time for the bank holiday weekend

London’s Biggest Beer Garden Opens on the South Bank

London’s largest outdoor drinking area has opened as part of a huge new entertainment and street food venue on the South Bank

Montague Beach Bar returns for summer 2021 at The Montague Hotel Bloomsbury

Open NOW: 3 Great Beach Bar Pop-Ups in London

Waiting on a vaccine passport to fly to the beach? Well, ain’t life a peach?! Console yourself by booking into one of these brilliant beach bar pop ups in London instead…

Caribbean Beach Club Pops Up on the South Bank for Summer

Can’t fly to the beach this summer? Then let the beach come to you with the latest pop up to hit the South Bank with sand, soca beats and cocktails in coconuts

Peckham rooftop bars: The Bussey Building Rooftop Bar is open daily for summer 2020

9 of the Best Rooftop Bars & Terraces in South East London

South east London’s best rooftop bars and alfresco terraces for alfresco eating, drinking and summer vibes