Ideas


Here are some things to do in London that have caught my eye, divided into sections. There are also other London bloggers as well.

Dates indicate the last time each section was updated.


Events & Festivals

Current Events

Upcoming Events

Regular Events


Exhibitions

Audio Described Tours

Other Guided Tours

Current Exhibitions

Listed in order of closing date:

Future Exhibitions

Listed in order of opening date.

Other Lists

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Theatres

Audio Described Shows

Comedy Clubs

See also the list of theatres at the bottom of my London Theatres & Concerts page.

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Cinemas

Venues

Lists

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Concerts

Royal Albert Hall

St Martin-In-The-Fields

Pizza Express

Arenas

Other

See also the list of arenas at the bottom of my London Theatres & Concerts page.

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Food & Drink

Near Euston Station

Floating Restaurants

  • Feng Shang Princess – Floating Chinese restaurant, on a pagoda in Regent’s Park.
  • Glass Room – Dining on the Thames as you pass iconic landmarks.

Dining Experiences

  • Dans Le Noir – The “Dining In The Dark” concept intrigues me, and I know someone who works here.
  • Faulty Towers Dining Experience – A dining experience based on the hit TV sitcom. One third of the performance is scripted, with the rest improvised around the audience (see FAQs).
  • Only Fools Cushty Dining Experience – “Brought to you by the people behind the Faulty Towers The Dining Experience. This fully immersive show transports audiences to The Nags Head to meet the pride of Peckham in a night of wheeling, dealing and eating.”

Other Venues

Londonist Guides

Other Recommendations

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Gaming

Board Games

Video Games

Virtual Reality Games

  • DNA VR – Single player, multiplayer and free-roaming virtual reality games.
  • Limitless VR – VR & Gaming Lounge Bar. “Our venue hosts 6 HTC Vive stations, retro consoles, table footie and more. Our hidden basement lounge and club space called ‘LVR’ (open Thurs-Sat) also has sofa areas… each with a PS3/4 console.The bar is quickly becoming known for its eclectic events, including theme parties and a host of local DJ talent!” Also on Facebook.
  • The Otherworld – “A playground for the senses, hosting sixteen unforgettable experiences. Climb Mount Everest. Fight a zombie apocalypse deep in Arizona. Go on adventures with a tiny mouse. Blow up robots with laser cannons…” (See Secret London article & BBC Click Report)

Ten Pin Bowling

Pool Clubs

Other Games

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Parks & Gardens

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Miscellaneous London Lists

Walks

Romantic

Outside Zone 1 (Londonist)

Other

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Travel Outside London

Day Trips

Travel Guides

Rail Travel

  • Royal Windsor Express & Sunset Steam Express – Regular steam trains from London to Windsor, and a weekly steam train dining experience (see article).
  • Southeastern Trains – 2 For 1 Offers – For attractions, restaurants, tours, etc in London and Kent. You claim the voucher and present it with a National Rail ticket to get the deal.
  • UK Railtours – Special excursions by train to various destinations across the country
  • Belmond British Pullman Steam Train Journeys – “Expect luxury, glamour and a dash of adventure on an unforgettable trip through the British countryside. Restored to their former glory, the carriages are as famous today as in the heyday of train travel. Whether you prefer afternoon tea, flowing champagne or both, there’s a journey for everyone.”

Scotland

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