This is a list of London blogs and Youtube channels that I follow and recommend. Don’t forget to check out my own posts & videos about my London adventures too. If you have any links you think I should add here, feel free to contact me.
My Top 10 London Bloggers
- Geoff Marshall – Youtube
Videos about the Tube and London railway network, and train travel across the UK.
- IanVisits – Blog
Ian’s blog about some of the more unusual events in London, and news about London’s transport systems. His email newsletter of weekly events is great too.
- Jay Foreman – Website / Youtube
Jay makes educational videos that are incredibly well edited, very funny and really interesting, including his great Unfinished London and Map Men series.
- A Lady In London – Blog
The adventures of a London-based travel blogger and public speaker.
- Londonist – Website / YouTube
Articles and videos all about London attractions, events, transport, hidden secrets, and lots of other things. It’s an essential site to keep an eye on for upcoming things to do.
- London Wlogger – Blog
Stu’s blog about his exploratory London walks, discovering the city’s history and hidden gems.
- Time Out – Website / Youtube
Extensive guide to what’s happening in London, including events and attractions.
- Tubemapper – Blog
Photography around the London Underground.
- Visit London – Website / Youtube
Official guide to London, with stuff to do, places to go and things to see.
- Watched Walker – Youtube
Real-time videos walking through parts of London, and other locations in the UK & abroad.
Other London Bloggers
- About London Laura – Blog
Laura’s blog about things to see and do in London and elsewhere.
- Being Erica – Blog
Erica’s blog about London, travel, style and food.
- Bumpkin Betty – Blog
Travel and lifestyle blog by a lady who is actually called Jaclyn.
- Charlie, Distracted – Blog
Charlie’s about London, travel and food.
- Cheese And Biscuits – Blog
Restaurant reviews in London and elsewhere.
- City Hacks London – Youtube
Great video guides by Syrus about everything to do with London, for tourists and residents.
- Curious London – Blog
Emily’s guide to eating, drinking and things to do in the city.
- Experience London – Blog
Blog by Transport for London highlighting things to do.
- The Foodie Diaries – Blog
Ayushi’s guide to the best food in London and Bombay.
- Guilia Smith – Blog
Giulia’s blog about London, travel, food, love and more.
- John Edwards – Youtube
Beautiful aerial footage of London.
- Joolz Guides – Youtube
London history walks, plus travel documentaries in other locations.
- London Planner – Website / Youtube
Free app and videos showcasing the best things to do in the city.
- London’s Screen Archives – Website / Youtube
Historical footage of London collected from various sources.
- Love & London – Blog / Youtube
Great guides for London visitors by Jess, inspiring people to explore all that the city has to offer.
- The Ministry Of Curiosity – Blog
Blog exploring the best of London’s museums, with information on new events and exhibitions.
- Perry O’Bree – Youtube
London theatre and entertainment reviews and videos, including accessibility reviews with wheelchair user and blogger Shona Louise.
- Poppy Loves – Blog / Youtube
London lifestyle, food and travel blog by Poppy.
- Sunny In London – Blog / Youtube
Sunny’s blog about the best things to do in the city.
- Thinking Bob – Blog / Youtube
Social group who put on a wide variety of fun events.
- Winkball – Website / Youtube
Video reports on cultural events that have taken place in the city.
Some organisations, attractions and venues also have Youtube channels of their own:
- Alexandra Palace
- Fortnum & Mason
- Jack The Ripper Tour
- Kenneth More Theatre
- London Transport Museum
- Museum Of London
- Natural History Museum
- Official London Theatre
- Olympia London
- Science Museum
- Smartify (Museums App)
- Thames Rockets
- Transport For London
- Victoria & Albert Museum
- Wallace Collection
- Wellcome Collection
- Young Vic Theatre