I’m getting pretty bored of the weird suggestions for things to do on London blogs. So here are some completely normal, average, achievable, nothing special and mostly free things that I like doing in my spare time to balance things out.
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On paper, no one should enjoy a marathon. It’s not so much the whole running for 26 miles stuff that bothers me – I mean, they’re your knees, do what you want – and more the fact that most marathons take place on a Sunday. Which, if I need to remind you, is a designated day […]
Once every couple of months, everything that can go wrong with London transport does go wrong. But with delays comes change. And sometimes, good things happen when you break your normal routine.
There are two types of people in this world: those who plan ahead, and those for whom the suggestion of arranging something three months in advance is a terrifying reminder of all the adult responsibilities they don’t have yet. Thankfully, planning ahead in London is largely pointless. Here’s why.