Early May bank holiday: May Day and International Worker’s Day

Maypole Dancing

The 1st of May is a bit of a mixed day. Officially the UK has the early May bank holiday the 1st of May (or closest Monday) . In most countries it is worker’s day and traditionally in Northern Europe it is May day. In the UK it is deliberately not called either May Day or […]

10 things to do during the Easter long weekend in London

Easter long weekend in London

Easter is a big celebration in the UK. All churches hold Easter services, most have extra ones and special events as well. And for those who are not Christian there are also many chocolate and spring-themed events during the holiday weekend. Before you go anywhere please take into account that Good Friday and Easter Monday […]

Things to do in London during Spring

Spring in London

Spring in London means green parks and flowery balconies. But the city has a lot more to offer than just beautiful nature or maybe you just want to get away from that squirrel who is trying to steal your sandwich. It doesn’t matter if you are here for a short visit or to stay, we’re […]