Monthly Archives: October 2017

Supreme surprises: London’s unexpected pleasures

London may well be known as a thrusting, bustling modern metropolis that’s also full of the pomp and pageantry of Royal history, but that doesn’t mean it doesn’t also offer up many a curiosity and quirky surprise. So, if you’ve … Continue reading

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Paddington’s attractions: six of its very best places to see in the area

Choosing Paddington as the base for your Central London stay is a wise choice, indeed. Why? Here are just six superb reasons… Marble Arch (W1H) A large, white triumphal arch, constructed in 1827 (so a few short years before Queen … Continue reading

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Perfect Paddington: why it’s ideal for visitors to London

Located just slightly north-west of the heart of the city, Paddington is perfectly placed to prove the ideal base for anyone’s stay in the UK capital. Just a short walk away or a short hop on the Tube (London Underground) … Continue reading

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Family-focused things to see and do in the Edgware Road area

Think that accommodation located near Edgware Road’s effective because it’s near a world-famous railway station? Think again. If you’re going to be staying here during a trip to London, you’ll find many a diversion – for all the family… Little … Continue reading

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Retail highlights: the Paddington area’s shopping must-visits

Paddington’s far from merely an area of Central/ West London defined by the world-famous mainline train station with which it shares its name; it’s a district that’s bursting with life, colour, diversity, excitement and a plethora of attractions. Not least … Continue reading

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Paddington’s patch of green tranquillity: visit Paddington Green

Those who live in or regularly frequent the Paddington/ Bayswater area of Central (or perhaps) West London are only too aware of the colour, vibrancy and fascinating ever-evolving nature of the area. Yes, it may well be most notable among … Continue reading

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An experience to remember: Afternoon tea at Park Grand Paddington Court

If there’s anywhere in the world known for its elegant, often eccentric but almost always enjoyable traditions then it has to be the UK. And one of the most enduring traditions for visitors to London from overseas – and even … Continue reading

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