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The Coffee Culture Boom: Is London Really The Next Coffee Town? (And The Case For Toronto)
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The Coffee Culture Boom: Is London Really The Next Coffee Town? (And The Case For Toronto)

This week the NY Times hailed London, England, as the next city for the coffee craze. Although the major corporations, like Starbucks, are pervasive in this international city, there seems to be a movement towards the smaller, independent shops that see coffee as an art. But, as most people know, […]

Five Free Things To Do In London
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Five Free Things To Do In London

To many it seems as though the bigger the city, the more expensive it is to live there. Rumor has it that cities such as Tokyo, New York City and London are just too expensive to live in. Even as a Toronto-dweller, I always get asked how I can afford […]

Finally Some Praise For The Airline Industry
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Finally Some Praise For The Airline Industry

Criticizing the airlines has become the norm these days, and often with good reason (we’re all guilty, aren’t we?). Somewhere in between the military style seating and astronomical fees for just about anything, there are some good things out there. This article did the investigative work for us, suggesting eight […]

Eating Your Way Through London
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Eating Your Way Through London

London may be a notoriously difficult city to find good food, but don’t despair foodies: an insider’s guide to the best eats in town. By Michele Giordano Ah, the good ole English drinking tea, riding the tube and gaining their incredible wit from the awful weather. An English friend of […]

Insider’s Guide To Retro London
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Insider’s Guide To Retro London

London’s experienced a massive facelift and identity transformation brought on by the influx of banking money and globalization, but there are still a few spots around town where you can get a whiff (quite literally) of a London of yesteryear, or at least maybe a London you can kind of […]

See London’s East End Before It Ends
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See London’s East End Before It Ends

First off, I apologize for the lame title to this blog posting. Now that that’s behind me; East London (and more specifically, Stratford) is being handed the incredibly well choreographed and impossible-to-match Olympic torch from China in four years, which spells trouble for this immigrant neighborhood of over 1.5 million […]

10 Things You Need To Know About London
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10 Things You Need To Know About London

London’s a great time to visit this fall now that the crowds have thinned and ticket prices are dropping, so here’s a look at 10 things you should know when you go. At 2:54 you get a good overview of the city’s main museums, which most happen to be free, […]

Not The West End: An Insider’s Guide To Alternative London
NOT THE WEST END: AN INSIDER’S GUIDE TO ALTERNATIVE LONDON

Not The West End: An Insider’s Guide To Alternative London

There’s more to London than the Tate Modern and the bright lights of the West End. Follow this insider’s guide to some of the city’s alternative cultural experiences. By Laura Bridgestock London, like most big cities, can be frustrating. You diligently work your way through the “Must See and Do” […]

How To Last A Weekend In London For Under £100
HOW TO LAST A WEEKEND IN LONDON FOR UNDER £100

How To Last A Weekend In London For Under £100

London Is Notorious As One Of The Most Expensive Cities To Visit, But With A Little Planning And Some Inside Tips It’s Possible To Have A Good Time There And Not Break The Bank By Jenny Wight A weekend in London for £100? Yeah right. OK, so you’re not going […]

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