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10 small, ‘secret’ and historic gardens in central London…10. Geffrye Museum Gardens...

We’ve mentioned the Geffrye Museum gardens before but they’re well worth a more detailed mention.

There are two distinct gardens at the Geffrye – the first are the public gardens located just off Kingsland Road which were originally laid out when the almshouses in which the museum is now based were constructed while the second is the walled herb garden and series of period garden ‘rooms’ which are much more recent additions. 384 more words

Twentieth Century

Festival Preview: Community brings Shoreditch & Hoxton together next month

From 3rd – 5th November, Community Festival will be bringing an array of emerging multi-genre talent to the venues of East London.  Taking in the cream of new indie, electro and hip-hop scenes from around the globe, Community boasts over 60 acts performing at venues around Shoreditch and Hoxton. 236 more words


Pieces left on the street, in a bar, on walls, on corners, in tunnels....

The careful placing of the #365ArtDrops continues, the painting on things found on the street, things picked up, recycled, reused and put back out there, 255 parts of the year-long piece have gone out now,  the latest twenty parts painted on various bits of found wood, cardboard, on the wooden lid of a French cheese container. 270 more words


Best hostel and hotel in London

Hey there, don’t know where to stay in London or just curious, then this may help you, my two favourite places to stay in London. 840 more words


Draughts, Haggerston

I have to admit it, I’m a little on the nerdy side. Ok, maybe more than a little. Either way, I could not have been more excited to find that a Draughts, a board game cafe has opened up on the home of pop ups, east London. 127 more words

London Blogger

VIDEO: Happy International #PeaceDay.

21st September marks #PeaceDay.

We’ve been out in London asking people one simple question: “What has been the proudest moment of your life?”

Check out the video here: 229 more words


New Low Bros Street Art In Hoxton

Today we are sharing with you one of the best works to be placed up this summer in London by German duo Low Bros, one which has proved to be a real problem photographing, due to its location in a car park.  266 more words

Street Art