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A Gin Martini Townhouse Filled With Pygmy Goats Is Coming, We Kid You Not!

Things are getting weirder by the day here in London. From restaurants where cats can lap at milk whilst you sip your tea, to Michelin-starred chefs rustling up meals for pooches, it’s now best to just expect the weird and wonderful whichever corner of the big smoke you saunter to. Now, to add to the endearing list, a martini-filled townhouse in Shoreditch is arriving with gin to boot. But, if it were that simple, we’d likely not be writing about it… so, what’s the catch? Ah, well it’s filled with pygmy goats of course, what else? And whilst this might […]

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Galvin At Windows Skyline Bar Gets A Chic Refurb

Golden hour. The period of daytime, shortly after sunrise and sunset, where the sky is redder, softer and as the selfie lovers call it, prime Insta time. There’s one bar across the city, when the sun strikes the earth at ten degrees and magical things begin to happen, and it’s just had a chic refurb! That’s right, following 13 wonderful years at the top of their game, Galvin at Windows, the Michelin-starred restaurant and bar is evolving with a total transformed bar, now aptly named 10º. Known for being the home of First Dates host, Fred Sirieix who is proudly general manager, […]

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9 Of London’s Best Bangin’ Bloody Marys

We’ve all done it. Promised ourselves we’d head home after one drink, which then multiplied, and before you know it, mum and dad are cheerily knocking on your front door eager to head out for a day of extravagant wining and dining (yep, you forget they were visiting, didn’t you?). There’s only one thing that’s bound to sort you out; the Bloody Mary. Love it or hate it, it’s an essential bevvy to help tackle your hangover, hair of the dog style. So if you’re feeling a little worse for wear this morning, we’ve rounded up London’s very best bloody […]

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Shhh! 10 Of The World’s Most Sensational Speakeasies

Keep this a secret but boy are there some epic speakeasies dotted across the globe. Back in the 1920’s, alcohol was made illegal (can you imagine that!) and in a bid to keep on sipping, the speakeasy was born.

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Bellissimo! Where To Enjoy An Italian Aperitivo

Ah, la dolce vita! ‘Tis the season for orange drinks to be lapped up like they’re going out of fashion. Haven’t had an Aperol Spritz yet this summer? Whatcha playing at! Yet, if you can’t quite jet to the trappings of Tuscany, or perhaps sinking a Campari in Capri is off the cards then don’t worry yourselves. London, too, plays host to a smorgasbord of famed Italian aperitivos, from Campari and Aperol Spritz to Negronis and bubbly… Plus, it’s actually the 100th birthday of the Aperol Spritz this year so even more of a reason to celebrate, hey? Quaglino’s We […]

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The Epic Map Showing You The Cheapest Pints Near Tube Stations

Whoever researched this is a total Saint. Seriously! All we want in summer is to get off that sweltering tube and sink a pint and this awesome map is giving  us the opportunity to do just that. Plus, they’re cheap! Love is ale we need, and we’ve found it in the form of a tube map just in time for International Beer Day on the 2nd of August, courtesy of StoreKit being much less lazy than us and doing all the dirty work – gosh, give ’em a pint! They’ve rounded all of the best pubs near tube stations to […]

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There Are Such Things As Healthy Cocktails

While most people might associate cocktails with a sun-drenched bar in Ibiza, filled with hammocks, maraschino cherries and club reps trying to slap you with a 2-4-1 at Amnesia, there are actually healthy cocktails out there too. Trust me, maybe apart from the hard liquor, the accompanying ingredients provide quite the health kick… or at least that’s what we’re telling ourselves. Here’s where to get your five-a-day, so to speak… The Hangover Chloro-phyll your boots with The Little Yellow Door’s healthy, boozy offering. Combining The Botanist Gin with chlorophyll, this drink is literally called The Hangover and doesn’t take any […]

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28 Celebrity And Influencer Hangouts: A Definitive List

We’ve all got a celebrity crush. Beyoncé, Ryan Gosling, Bradley Cooper, whoever it is you’ve probably fantasised about bumping into them on your way to the supermarket (or in the bedroom). And, although can’t quite guarantee you’ll become best buds, or eloping together off into the sunset, we have been busy scouring London in search of the top celebrity and influencer hangouts for you. So get saving your pennies, some of these might end up costing you the price of a house deposit. To find out where your favourite celebrities are hanging out in town this week, click here. Full celebrities contact […]

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One Tequila, Two Tequila, Three Tequila, Floor…

It’s National Tequila Day on Wednesday, 24th of July. Yep, apparently that’s a thing. And, whilst it sounds like an outlandish excuse for Brits to get mid-week wasted, we’re here in a desperate attempt to disassociate your thoughts on tequila with sweaty nightclubs and...

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Dance The Night Away At London’s Best Nightclubs

It’s time to partaaaaay! Long gone are our student days of partying it up until the early hours on a Tuesday night without a care in the world (except maybe a luring uni deadline). And, I’m sure some of us are still guilty of having one to many, then waking up with a stamp splattered on our wrist and a squashed kebab sprawled across your floor wondering how the night went so wrong… But if you’re wondering where to head out, no matter the day of the week (students we envy you), we plucked out a few of our ol’ favourite […]

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