Author Archives: John Smyth

Visiting Sussex Gardens and The Natural Beauty of London

London is one of those cities with more green space than you might first think. Getting to know what’s offer just on your doorstep when staying in West London hotels like the Park Grand Paddington Court London will offer up … Continue reading

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More than just a train station: what to see and do around Paddington Station

Don’t doubt it; the area around Paddington’s globally-known railway station is packed full of fascinating things to do, places to visit and activities to try. Away from the busy centre that throngs with tourists every day; here, you may find … Continue reading

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Terrific triumvirate: London’s 3 very best food markets

Are you an unashamed foodie who can’t wait to sample all London’s palate has to offer? If so, there’s no better way of experiencing London’s magnificent menu than to visit one or more of its markets (and pick up some … Continue reading

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Sprit of Christmas presents: complete your seasonal shopping in London

Trying to get all your Christmas shopping completed each year can be, let’s be honest, a headache. Yet, if you’re visiting London in the coming weeks – perhaps to check out the Christmas markets and catch a show in the … Continue reading

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DISCOVERING SHREK’S ADVENTURE

London is full of surprises for all the family. If you’re looking for an exciting way to spend the day whilst staying at accommodation in Paddington London, you’ll be in luck due to your proximity to the centre of the … Continue reading

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BEST MEDIEVAL SITES OF LONDON

London is one of the most historic cities in the world. With a millennia’s worth of buildings, people and stories, it’s no wonder that there are so many historic buildings dotted around the city and its outskirts. That’s what adds … Continue reading

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WHAT TO DO IN LONDON THIS HALLOWEEN

London can be creepy even on a normal day, just look at the London Dungeons and the back alleys of Whitechapel for examples. Bring Halloween into the mix and you have yourself a real fright. Whether you’re looking for a … Continue reading

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Awesome autumnal London: what to get up to in the capital this season

Ah, the autumn… there’s a reason why Americans like to refer to it as ‘fall’ – all those leaves, yes, falling from their trees and heaping on the ground in a corking cornucopia of shades; all golds, yellows, bronzes, russets, … Continue reading

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October to-do list: what you mustn’t miss in London in October

On the face it, overseas visitors may not be attracted to visiting the UK capital in of October – a traditionally rainy, grey, closed-down-for-business month when it comes to British tourism – but that belies all that’s happening in London … Continue reading

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Perfect Paddington: what attractions to look out for in the area

Most famous for being one of the UK capital’s most essential and busiest transport hubs (thanks to its world-famous mainline train station), the London district of Paddington is less known for its interesting, highly appealing and well-worth-visiting attractions, which together … Continue reading

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