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LONDON NOW!

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LONDON is in the air for 2018.  For spring and summer, we have compiled a list of smart hotels, new restaurants, and art exhibitions to create your perfect London holiday.

Hotels - Chic & Central

Blakes - 33 Roland Gardens, KENSINGTON

Brown's - Albemarle St, MAYFAIR

Ham Yard - 1 Ham Yard, SOHO

The Edition - 10 Berners St, FITZROVIA

Lunch, Dinner, Wine

Bernardi's - 62 Seymour St, EDGEWARE

Delamina's - Albemarle St, MAYFAIR

Fucina - 26 Paddington St, MARYLEBONE

Lyle's - 56 Shoreditch High St, SHOREDITCH

Spring - Somerset House, ALDWYCH / STRAND

Museum Shows

Royal Academy of Arts 

SUMMER EXHIBITION:  This is the longest running open-submission show in the world.  Organized by the Academy for 250 Years!

Tate Modern -

ALL TOO HUMAN: Bacon, Freud and a Century of Painting Life:  Until Aug 27, 2018

LIFE IN MOTION:  EGON SCHIELE / FRANCESCA WOODMAN:  Until Sept 23, 2018

ROY LICHTENSTEIN IN FOCUS:  Until June 17, 2018

images of london victoria and albert museum new entrance 

Theatre: The Hottest Ticket?

KING LEAR - Starring Ian McKellan 

This July, in the same theatre where the actor made his West End debut in 1964, is to be this, his farewell role in a Shakespearean play. 

And There's More:

From our recent archives, here is a cornucopia of places to explore and enjoy in London.

Shop like a Royal:

A guide to special London shopkeepers who hold Royal Warrants, enabling them to supply the royal households of you know who.

Six Things Marylebone:

A downloadable map to one of London's prettiest neighborhoods.

48 Hours in London

From the classics to the new, here are more great hotels, restaurants, shopping, and cultural attractions to see in London.


London's Marylebone Neighborhood - Downloadable Map

What to See in Marylebone with Free Map.

Take a Walk in these TEN Beautiful Parks

Summertime Walks in City Parks

London: Shops with the Royal Warrant

Off-beat luxury shopping in London; see the stores that supply the Royal households.

Two Days in London

48 hours in London: Marylebone neighborhood's great restaurants and shops.