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Hi! We are two travellers from Turkey. I know my way around the city but anyone interested in joining us for a walkin... Read more

Beliz July 26, 2018 answer

Hi. A little question for the true Londoners. Could you recommend places to go sightseeing or just to have a good tim... Read more

Ilya July 24, 2018 answer

Hello we are looking for an full day tour from/to our hotel through London by public traffic. We have 2 nice guests i... Read more

Wolfgang July 14, 2018 answer

I have to pick my someone up from Victoria coach station. I’m driving from Cambridgeshire. Is it best to drive to Vic... Read more

Sam July 11, 2018 answer

Hi guys, please HELP wanted! I would like to watch the match between England and Croatia somewhere in London. I am... Read more

Pavol July 11, 2018 answer

Looking at hotels in Kensington and have narrowed it down to either The Ampersand or The Milestone. Both look nice a... Read more

nan July 9, 2018 answer

Hello, I'm thinking of traveling to Cotswolds, but I'm not sure how to get there from the London Airport. I tried ... Read more

Izabela July 9, 2018 answer

Hi guys, I am sorry for too many questions but I have never ever had a chance to be part of Wimbledon. Is there any c... Read more

Pavol July 5, 2018 answer

Want to stay near Heathrow as we have a 12;30 flight out. We will only have the afternoon and evening prior to enjoy ... Read more

Lois July 3, 2018 answer

Hi guys, I am currently in London for a business trip. Is there any place with a big screen where I can watch Wor... Read more

Pavol July 2, 2018 answer

So me and my sister are going to London but only for the weekend, any suggestion of what we can do with such short am... Read more

Cecilia June 18, 2018 answer

My parents are coming to London to visit me for my birthday. My mum and I are going to the theatre but my step-dad do... Read more

Haven June 4, 2018 answer

I am a writer in the US and I am working on a scene that requires some sort of imperfection. I originally set the sce... Read more

Jill June 3, 2018 answer

Hi, I would like to know where can I find second hand clothes shops in London. Thank you!

Andrea May 14, 2018 answer

I want to know the places where Newton reflected, where Shakespere got inspired, where Dickens sat to write. Where sh... Read more

Victor May 7, 2018 answer

I'm going to London in August for nearly a week. Would you have some advices to give me to see a cabaret ? If I'm not... Read more

Lo April 11, 2018 answer

We are a family of four traveling between Edinburgh and London by train. We are looking for a one or two night s... Read more

Ricardo April 8, 2018 answer

Hi Londoners, I'm vegan and am visiting London for the first time as a vegan. I was wondering what are your favori... Read more

Raiza April 1, 2018 answer

Would also be interested in pubs that serve vegan food

What is the cheapest way to get from Stansted Airport to London and back?

Kiki March 2, 2018 answer

Hi guys! I have quite an unusual question and will be happy if anyone can help me: do you know about any exchange ... Read more

Pavol February 2, 2018 answer

Going to London in May for two days. What's your favorite vegan restaurant in central London?

Raiza February 2, 2018 answer

Hi, our family of 4, 2 adults and 2 kids will be travelling to England in May 18 for 2 weeks. We plan to see a little... Read more

Shacchee January 17, 2018 answer

I'm visiting London Feb 21-27. Are there any great places that have poetry readings or cafes where you can see peopl... Read more

Jonathan January 13, 2018 answer

Hey! We are coming to spend New Years in London - any recommendations where to go and what to see 30.12. - 02.01. ? S... Read more

Elina December 27, 2017 answer

Hi everyone, me and my boyfriend are visiting London on those dates and we would love to know where the locals go to ... Read more

Anne December 22, 2017 answer

Please, I would like to know if is it possible to use dresses and skirts with pantyhose, or is it always very cold in... Read more

Rafaela December 21, 2017 answer

wondering if there are any nicenewcomers in town. Been once to Nightjar near old street, was nice (a bit pricey but w... Read more

Eric December 7, 2017 answer

Hello I am keen to visit london in summer and i need to plan . I need a nice friendly guide for approx 12 days coveri... Read more

Vibha December 5, 2017 answer

Hello I am a single traveller and looking for a friendly young non professional guide who can show me london for a we... Read more

Vibha December 3, 2017 answer

Looking for the real London atmosphere ? Free from turists and giftshops ? Any cute cafees, nice little shops? Places... Read more

Camilla November 20, 2017 answer

So going to London soon, first time, what is a must if you are only staying there for 24 hours?

Camilla November 19, 2017 answer

Hi, I’ve been to London before and found a lot of the bars were spread out so you had to walk a bit or get transport ... Read more

Daniel November 14, 2017 answer

Hi!!Any suggestions for a pre -theater ( Her majesty's theater) and a late afternoon ( Lyceum theater) place to eat ???

Where can I play darts in a tradtional pub in Islington?

mike November 7, 2017 answer

Hello locals! I’m looking for an interesting/original date spot in London that is also a hidden gem. Preferably with ... Read more

Melissa October 14, 2017 answer

I am in London now. And I want to buy something romantic for my girlfriend. What can I buy, and where?

Lysanne September 27, 2017 answer

Hello, Where in London is a good place to buy Chelsea Football Club gear such as jerseys / caps etc that are cheap? ... Read more

Narelle September 17, 2017 answer

Hello, We are arriving in London in 2 weeks, looking for supermarkets near Hyde Park that we can do a decent shop ... Read more

Narelle September 17, 2017 answer

Hello, We are arriving in London in 2 weeks and are thinking of a pub meal on our first night. Can you recommend ... Read more

Narelle September 17, 2017 answer

Best restaurants but reasonable near Mayfair

Susan September 13, 2017 answer

I'm going to buy oxford tube tickets to be sure i want to ask the system. I buy the ticket for the day and i choose t... Read more

Hi , i got 14hours layover in London before connecting to Aberdeen ... love to explore the city ... any ideas ? Thanks

Hesham August 21, 2017 answer

Hi , i got 14hours layover in London before connecting to Aberdeen ... love to explore the city ... any ideas ? Thanks

Hesham August 21, 2017 answer

Hi, a friend and I are going for a weeks break and would like a cool area to stay in, in reach of the beach and the b... Read more

RALPH August 21, 2017 answer

What is the cheapest way to go to Oxford from London

Vinyasa power yoga Heat around 104 with humidity Music preferred Rental mat and towels available

Leslie July 31, 2017 answer

Good morning !!! Hopefully I find a flat in South bank area near to BOROUGH market and another flat near to Piccad... Read more

Good morning !!! Hopefully I find a flat in South bank area near to BOROUGH market and another flat near to Piccad... Read more

Where to party like a local this weekend? Any live gigs or live act happening where the locals would go? (First time ... Read more

Nabh July 15, 2017 answer

Hello, What are some good pubs that serve traditional / standard pub food (not gastro or fine food pubs) that are on... Read more

Narelle July 12, 2017 answer

Hello, What is the best / most reputable website for purchasing West End show tickets from? We'd be wanting to book... Read more

Narelle July 12, 2017 answer

Hello, I will be going to London in August and I've been looking up on how to travel as cheap as possible. I will b... Read more

Hello, I will be going to London in August and I've been looking up on how to travel as cheap as possible. I will b... Read more

We have to spend about 9 hours at Stansted airport between our flights. Are there any ways to make it more or less fu... Read more

Elena May 31, 2017 answer

I am looking for dainty oxford shoes for a reasonable size, which shoe stores can i visit around hydepark and trafalg... Read more

Jazz May 24, 2017 answer

My boyfriend and i are visiting London. Where can we go to watch the Champions League final and soak up the london fo... Read more

Jazz May 23, 2017 answer

Which place would you recommend for parents who may have a pint with enough space to park a buggy? Thanks =D

Bruno May 22, 2017 answer

What is best place to visit or must-do activity on Sunday, 28th of May??

Zane May 20, 2017 answer

We would like to go out dancing Friday, 19th of May! Not looking for regular nightclub, more something smaller and wi... Read more

Katrin May 19, 2017 answer

If you had money for just one paid attraction, which one would you choose?

Bruno May 18, 2017 answer

Good places to exchange euros to pounds.

Bruno May 17, 2017 answer

1. Can you as pedestrian walk across Tower Bridge on street level (without payment)? 2. A good Italian Restaurant in... Read more

Lynge Te May 14, 2017 answer

We would love a good steakhouse. Pubs with mostly locals. Microbrew. Places to have fun for 4 guys from Iceland (a... Read more

What are average taxi fares? How do I aboid getting scammed to pay more for a taxi?

Paige May 2, 2017 answer

What are average taxi fares? How do I aboid getting scammed to pay more for a taxi?

Paige May 2, 2017 answer

Hi, I am in Lisbon for 4 days and I am looking for a great seafood restaurant or any good local Portuguese places to ... Read more

Jigna April 19, 2017 answer

I'm looking for a non-touristy, good restaurant in walkable distance to London's Victoria Apollo theatre.

Jacquie April 10, 2017 answer

In London - I use ohmyrockness, bowery presents and brooklyn vegan - in NYC - are there any similar pubs in the UK?

Andrew April 2, 2017 answer

Visiting London in May and looking for a something cheap but with good location. Staying for 4 nights so it should be... Read more

Katrin March 13, 2017 answer

What is the best neighborhood to stay in London? I was looking at Marlyebone. Thoughts?

Shannon March 7, 2017 answer

Any tips/suggestions would be greatly appreciated! Also as far as neighborhoods, which would you suggest to stay in t... Read more

Shannon March 3, 2017 answer

Hello! I'm looking for the best apparel fabric warehouse in England, it could be anywhere. Maybe someone knows and... Read more

Louise February 22, 2017 answer

Hi, locals! I'm planning a Europe trip and would like to see London without rain (don't laugh!!!). Ok, which do you t... Read more

Ashok February 17, 2017 answer

Hi Londoners! I´m staying in London for 8 days the end of febuary and I want to see all that the different neighbou... Read more

Anna-Maria February 10, 2017 answer

We'd like to go to Highclere Castle in April in combination with another town nearby.

Joe January 29, 2017 answer

hi locals i'm looking for cute shops with children's toys preferably in the Kendington/Chelsea area. any tips?

Rikke January 26, 2017 answer

I will visit London from 28-2 until 5-3. For me and my girlfriend I'm looking for tickets to watch Prime Minister's Q... Read more

Johan January 12, 2017 answer

We will be in London between Christmas and Newyear. We thought it wouldn't be that busy then (maybe somewhat naive of... Read more

An December 5, 2016 answer

Do you have any tips on what to do in London around christmas?

Sara-Lynn November 13, 2016 answer

Hello to LAL community in London! This November we travel for a conference to London and we're trying to figure out t... Read more

Michal October 31, 2016 answer

Looking for some nice places to eat in london hip

Leopold September 6, 2016 answer

Hvordan og hvor mange steder kan osteri kort

Jørgen July 20, 2016 answer

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