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What to do when you arrive in London for the first time

What to do when you arrive in London for the first time

Whether you're studying or holidaying, and whether you've come halfway across the country or halfway around the world, the first time you visit London it's a truly memorable experience. Seeing familiar sights up-close and feeling the hustle and bustle of everyday life in the capital is exhilarating -- and perhaps...

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Great hotel rooftop bars from around the world

When guests are going somewhere new, how do you think they choose the right hotel Good reviews and friendly, helpful staff are a must. But what about amenities A hotel's bar or restaurant is often its crowning glory particularly when guests can take in a dramatic view while they relax....

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What makes the perfect hotel experience?

What makes the perfect hotel experience?

What are hotel guests looking for A room with a view Easy booking processes An on-site spa Great artwork on the walls A well-stocked mini bar Every guest is individual, with different needs and expectations. But for all that individuality, they all want one thing: a good hotel experience. But...

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8 of the craziest items discovered in lost and found

Losing things is a fact of life. Keys, glasses and phones are objects everyone misplaces from time to time. But, in the hotel industry, no two days are the same and some of the items that get left behind by guests are far more, shall we say... interesting than car...

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Understanding London slang: a beginner’s guide

Understanding London slang: a beginner’s guide

You like to think your English is pretty good. You ve just about got your head around its unusual grammatical patterns. You now understand those annoying words that used to seem illogical. But then you enter London and boom you discover a whole load of never-heard-before phrases that seem to...

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