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Cocktails in London | Single Spirit BarsHotdogs (and Champagne). Burgers. Roast chicken. Even lobster rolls. For years, London has been at the forefront of the single-dish restaurant craze – and if some of this year’s latest openings are any indication, the trend is nowhere near waning. In fact, if you’re paying attention to cocktails in London, you might have noticed that it’s expanding beyond food altogether. Enter the era of the single spirit bar.


The Hottest London Restaurant Openings in 2015

by KyleGoodwin December 2014 - last edited July by Moderator

The Hottest London Restaurant Openings in 20152015 is set to be another exciting year for London’s culinary landscape. From street food favourites turned brick-and-mortar to anticipated international transplants and new sky-high offerings, we look forward to the hottest London restaurant openings for the coming year.


A Magical London Christmas for Kids

by ClaireBullen November 2014 - last edited November by Moderator

A Magical London Christmas for KidsThe setting for A Christmas Carol, original home to Christmas crackers, and the place where Christmas cards were first debuted – there’s no wonder that London is a superbly celebratory city come December. For those planning a London Christmas this year, here are 10 essentials bound to delight visitors young and old.


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Diwali was recently celebrated across the globe, so we thought it perfect timing to not only look back at the Festival of Lights, but to explore the meanings behind other Hindu festivals. Here are just a few to look out for in the coming year, whether you’re staying in the UK or planning a trip to India


Inside the Muddy World of Tough Mudder Events

by ClaireBullen October 2014 - last edited September

Tough Mudder EventsPicture being dunked in frigid vats of ice water. Crawling through mud – while being electrocuted. Scrambling up greased walls, wading through waist-high muddy water, and, on top of that, running for miles and miles. No, this isn’t boot camp or a new form of torture – it’s Tough Mudder, and it’s spearheading a huge new trend for endurance, obstacle course-style group challenges. Try your hand at these top Tough Mudder events, if you dare.


The 10 Craziest Food Challenges in London

by ClaireBullen September 2014 - last edited July by Moderator

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Whether you worship or ridicule competitive eaters, you can’t deny that the “sport” is now firmly part of the zeitgeist. If you’re hungry for victory – and think you have what it takes to wolf down huge amounts of food – try these 10 food challenges in London for a taste of the Man v. Food lifestyle.