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The Ultimate Harry Potter Studio Tour Review
Put on your favorite Gryffindor shirt, everyone (mine is this one – LOVE IT!) When Harry Potter first became popular in the States, I was 11 and obsessed with chapter books. I vividly remember reading Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone (Philosopher’s Stone in the UK) under my blanket with…
Best American Food Stores in London
I’m going to level with you. Finding the best American food stores in London was one of the first things I did when I moved to the UK from America. (Well, after reading the book Watching the English, which you should absolutely click here to check it out on Amazon…
9 Awesome Things to Do in London in September
September is a confusing month for London. The days are getting shorter, but the weather usually still allows for comfortable outdoor activities (either that or we just don’t want to give up on the summer yet so we suck it up). However, finding things to do in London in September…
Is there Arby's in the UK or London
Oh hello there, roast beef fans. You may have found this article by searching, “Is there an Arby’s in the UK?” or “Is there an Arby’s in London?” or even “Is there an Arby’s in England?” I mean, you need to cover your bases, you know? When I first got…
Best London Cinemas A Full Guide for Movie Buffs
Figuring out the best London cinema for your needs isn’t as easy as hurling a few suggestions at you and hoping they stick. There are so many different cinemas in the capital city that it can be hard to figure out where to find the London cinemas best for your…
23 Incredible Things to Do in London in August
Before I start, I just want to say that these things to do in London in August are not something to take lightly. Any Brit will tell you. It is serious business. After living in a cold, damp climate for half of the year, everyone gets a bit stir crazy…
ZSL Whipsnade Zoo Review
As one of Europe’s largest wildlife conservation parks (also known to us commoners as a zoo), ZSL Whipsnade Zoo is one of the two zoos operated by the Zoological Society of London with the other zoo located in central London. For a city zoo, the London Zoo is a decent day out…
7 Hacks for Getting Along with Your Flatmate in London
Flatmate. For some, the word brings thoughts of dirty dishes left in the sink, annoying late night noises, and a total lack of privacy. For others, it conjurs up images of eating together around the table, late night parties with your best friends, and people who are always up for…
Wimbledon Queue
As an American expat in the UK, “queuing at Wimbledon” was a cultural phenomenon that I had never heard about. People talked about “the queue” as if it was some otherworldly thing, much like the monsters from Stranger Things, and you basically sign your life over to it for 2,…
23 Study Abroad in London Tips The Ultimate Guide
Whether you’re still deciding whether or not to study abroad in London (the answer is yes) or you’re already in the capital city navigating your way through the tube and the differences between American English and British English, these study abroad in London tips are everything I think you should…
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