Category: London

Pearls have been worn around the necks of powerful women for centuries, from Queen Elizabeth I through to Elizabeth Taylor and Marilyn Monroe. While Marilyn favoured only the simple single string, presented to her on her honeymoon by her new husband Joe DiMaggio, Elizabeth Taylor liked her jewellery on a much larger scale. Included in…

There has been an upsurge in themed restaurants in recent years and London has a broad selection to choose from. Not only do they offer excellent food, they also offer an experience that you will remember for years to come. Enjoy a Medieval Banquet Spend an evening at Ivory House on St Katharine’s Dock and…

The London New Years Day Parade is one of the most anticipated events of the year. The parade has become a tradition which marks the beginning of the event calendar of the year for one of the greatest cities in the world. Though it may have sprung from rather humble beginnings, the parade has become…

The festive period sees lots of changes taking place in the city of London, not only with the addition of the famous Christmas lights and all of the big name stores trying to outshine each other with the most spectacular Christmas window displays.  There are of course bigger changes that take place, including the transformation…

Nothing signals Christmas more than the arrival of the Christmas window displays in the major city centre department stores. The streets are twinkling with tiny lights and Christmas music can be heard behind every door. Each department store will be offering up its very own ‘real’ Santa Claus and the shelves and displays will be…