London is set for Taylor Swift’s ‘Red Tour’

One of America’s biggest pop singer and songwriter, Taylor Swift has already broken the sales record and become seven-time Grammy Award-winner. At present, Swift is heading the Red Tour in support of her famous forth studio album, Red. After a blockbuster US tour for her album, she is finally bringing five consecutive shows to London.
Located on the Greenwich Peninsula, The O2 Arena is the place where the ‘Red Tour’ event will be held on 1st, 2nd, 4th, 10th, and 11th February 2014. So, if you are a big fan of Taylor Swift and planning to attend the exciting back-to-back shows, then why not book a hotel near Greenwich. This will help you to save the transit time and enjoy all the fun of the event.

Event: Taylor Swift’s ‘Red Tour’
Venue: The O2 Arena, Peninsula Square, Greenwich, London SE10 0BB
Dates: 1st February 2014 until 11th February 2014
Ticket Prices: From £ 53.99 to £75 | Buy tickets here
Timings: 6.30pm
Nearest Tube Station: North Greenwich Tube Station

About the Tour
With the ‘Red Tour’ event, Taylor has become the only female artist in 20 years to embark on a national stadium tour of Australia. She has also recorded at number 1 for over 2 months in the US charts for her album. The enormous demand of tracks also drives her to add an extra date to The Red Tour, as earlier she only announced four arena shows in London.

Two multi-level stages, intricate elegance dresses, performers, aerialists, and magnificent performance sets are some of the elements that will add extra style to the tour. During the event, Taylor will play an electric mandolin, banjo, ukulele, and acoustic guitar. Audience gets a chance to listen some of the best ever hits of America’s popular female singer.

Highlights of the Show
  • Enjoy the record-breaking tracks from the studio album, RED including ‘I Knew You Were Trouble’ and ‘We are Never Ever Getting Back Together’.
  • Performance of the famous British band ‘The Vamps’, who will be supporting this Red Tour for all five shows.
  • A grand entrance to O2 Arena, which is a foremost purpose-built music venue having a capacity of 23,000.

If you are a fan of Taylor Swift, then ‘Red Tour’ in London will be your next stop. Get ready to enjoy a couple of her big hits. For any details about the tour, you can call upon 020 8463 2000.

Strictly Come Dancing 2014 Tour Returns to London

Strictly Come Dancing is delighted to celebrate its seventh sparkling ceremony, featuring astonishing costumes, outspoken judges, and amazing dances. This live tour is the occasion where renowned celebrities with professional dancers will take the stage for a dance extravaganza. Harry Judd, Mark Foster, and Len Goodman are just a few famous names that will be dancing with their great on-screen professional dance partner.
The live tour will start on 17th January at National Indoor Arena in Birmingham and end at London O2 Arena on 9th February. Only four dates are scheduled for London so far, and they are 20th-21st Jan and 8th-9th Feb. Wembley Arena is the venue where the famous professional dancers will perform on 20th or 21st January. And O2 arena is the place where the event is going to end with the show dates 8th or 9th Feb.

Event: Strictly Come Dancing Live Tour 2014
Dates: 20th - 21st January and 8th – 9th February 2014
20th - 21st Jan: Wembley Arena, Arena Square, Engineers Way, Wembley HA9 0DW
8th – 9th Feb: The 02 Arena, Peninsula Square, Greenwich, London, SE10 0DX
Ticket Prices:
Wembley Arena: From £39.75 - £71.50
London O2 Arena: From £60.00
Nearest Tube:
Wembley Park Station is 10 minutes away from the Wembley Arena
North Greenwich station is just a quick stroll from London O2 Arena

Best Accommodations near the Arena
Whether you are preparing to attend the event at Wembley Arena or O2 Arena, London hotels are always ready to accommodate you with a smile. But to make the most of your event, why not book your stay close to the venue. Hotels near the Wembley Park Tube Station are perfect for those attending the event at Wembley Arena. For O2 Arena, you can book your stay near North Greenwich Tube station. This way, you would keep yourself in touch with the buzz of the event.

Highlights of the Event
With dazzling dance performances, spectacular costumes, and world-renowned judges, Strictly Come Dancing Live Tour is an attempt to win the heart of fans and dance lovers. While attending this tour, you will experience the energy and excitement of the following things:

  • A chance to see amazing dance performances from your favourite celebrities and professionals
  • Mark Benton, Ben Cohen, Susanna Reid and Abbey Clancy are some of the names that will take part in the live tour
  • High-octane fun and drama from the former contestant Lisa Riley

For more information on Strictly Come Dancing Live Tour, you can call upon 020 8463 2000.

If you are a passion for dance, the London’s Strictly Come Dancing tour will be a fantastic occasion to enjoy the amazing dancing professionals.

Welcome to the National Television Awards 2014

Get ready for the biggest night in British TV, as National Television Awards will celebrate its 19th ceremony on 22nd January 2014. It is one of the most esteemed and spectacular awards show in the entire United Kingdom. Previous year virtually 5 million votes were tossed and this year will assure to be even higher. The presence of renowned TV stars, popular newcomers, reality show contestants, and comedians will add extra elegance to this event.

Catch an exciting evening of red carpet glamour and special guest performances by attending this sensational television award. National Television Awards show is going to be held at London O2 Arena, which is just 2 minutes stroll from North Greenwich Tube Station. So, if you want to attend the most glamorous night of British TV, then book an accommodation near North Greenwich tube station. This way, you not only enjoy the every moment of the event, but also save the travelling time.

Event: National Television Awards 2014
Venue: O2, Peninsula Square, Greenwich, London, SE10 0PE
Dates: 22nd January 2014
Ticket Prices: From £20 to £32.50 plus booking fee; book here
Nearest Underground Stations: North Greenwich

About the Event
National Television Awards is a ceremony where hundreds of stars and thousands of fans gather around to reward the ‘Most Popular’ celebrity. Initiated in 1995, this British awards show has completed 18th successful events and is all set to celebrate its 19th ceremony at London O2 Arena. Entertainment Programmes, Reality Serials, Quiz Programmes, and Comedy Shows are just a few show categories from where the nominees are shortlisted.

Even this year, the awards ceremony welcomes every TV fanatic who wants to experience the excitement of being there. It is the only awards ceremony in the UK that allows foreign TV series to be nominated. While attending this ceremony, the audience will get the opportunity to see their favourite TV stars as well as the buzzing ambience.

Highlights of National Television Awards

With newcomers, renowned actors, TV divas, entertainment presenters, and thousands of fans, National Television Awards is an attempt to appreciate the on-screen talent. Exciting live performances, red carpet beauty, drama, and fun are just a few highlights of this event.

To get more details on National Television Awards 2014 in London, you can call upon 0844 847 2536 or visit the National TV Awards website.
So, if you are a big fan of British television programmes, then this ceremony will be the perfect way to join a spectacular evening with your favourite stars.

12 Reasons Why You Should Be in London Right Now

December is not just enough to fit in all the festive treats London has to offer this year. If you are in a festive mood, then check out these reasons why you should be in London right now. From traditional Christmas carols to a trip to Winter Wonderland, you cannot stay away from all the action in the capital.

For some Christmas focus, we asked Londoners what they are looking forward to do during this Christmas and New Year in the city.

1. Bustling Oxford Street Christmas Market
The best thing about celebrating Christmas in London is how the capital comes together to have fun during the Yuletide season. Hustle and bustle of shoppers at Oxford Street for Santa gifts and presents is surely, what you are missing right now. Once the Oxford Street Christmas lights switch-on, it’s time to be merry, share a smile, may be a kiss, or walk straight to nearby pubs for a pint or dinner.

2. Christmas Lights at Covent Garden
It’s definitely the time for Christmas and what’s more exciting than Christmas lights brightening up Covent Garden. You can see the combination of light and dark Christmas lights that brings a gentle and soft touch to London. The Covent Garden’s cheerful decorations attract travellers from across the globe, only to shop their heart out during the Yuletide season.

3. Get a Bargain at Christmas Eve Meat Auction
If you fancy a steak or a turkey, then December is the best time to be in London. Get most of out this Christmas by bargaining a cheap turkey or a steak at Christmas Eve Meat Auction. This auction goes live on 24th December 2013 at 11 am at Harts the Butcher. Make sure you carry plenty of cash to jostle among other Londoners at Smithfield Market. Plenty of cut-price meat awaits you. Just be a part of this adventure.

4. Capture the Essence of Christmas at Borough Market
Christmas at Borough Market is always special. It brings out true essence of festive season in the capital. Just wander around alone or with your partner, sipping mulled wine, eating homemade mince pies, and some yummy Christmas cakes. The Salvation Army will be performing Christmas tunes this year, giving you background music in the visual wonders all around you. You can even walk down to Southwark Cathedral for a special carol service in the afternoon.

5. Display Windows at Harrods
It’s hard to pinpoint just one reason to be in London during Christmas. There is a lot to explore in London and display windows at Harrods are one of them. With less than a week for Christmas, this exclusive Knightsbridge shop has pulled out a lavish display, attracting several shoppers from all around the world. This year, Harrods has unveiled an iconic show-stopping window display in the capital. The classic British steam train has started creating a magical experience for shoppers coming to Harrods. You can see thousands of glittering fairy lights on each carriage, showcasing Harrods’ latest accessories, fashion, and homewares.

6. Snacks at South Bank’s Real Food Christmas Market
Eating between meals at London’s Christmas markets is how you should be spending your day right now. Take a stroll down to South Bank’s Real Food Christmas Market to grab a bite of some of your favourite festive snacks. This year, Real Food Christmas Market offers you some great cakes, burgers, doughnuts, and gua bao to eat between your meals. Don’t forget the mulled wine, which can replace tea even during the winters.

7. Winter Wonderland is in the Town
One of the favourite Christmas outings of all time – ‘Winter Wonderland at Hyde Park’ is on. The park is covered in snow and it’s just the right time to be at Winter Wonderland. Spend the day at Hyde Park, wandering around the beautiful Christmas market, with hot dogs and mulled wine. As the days passes by, put on your skates and take to the ice-rink, only to add more excitement to your Yuletide celebrations.

8. Carnaby Street Decorations
It’s amazing how the city of London gets into the Christmas spirit every year. Streets in the city are full of glittering lights, baubles, balloons, trees, and much more. Even the boring offices in Carnaby Street get involved in the celebrations and are doing something interesting every year. Charge yourself up and head to Carnaby Street to admire lovely decorations for Xmas. Don’t forget to warm up with some mulled wine before you get into the festive spirit.

9. Ice-skating at Natural History Museum
The stunning Natural History Museum is all geared up with annual ice-skating for London travellers. It provides an enchanting backdrop for London’s much awaited ice-rink, with a charming Christmas tree in the middle and a smaller rink for kids. You can come here for ice-skating, while enjoying some hot chocolate and wine from the balcony café bar. Christmas trees at the rink are decked with thousands of glittering lights, adding to the festive spirit.

10. Christmas Day Walk in London (When it’s Deserted)
If you hate consumerism and excessive Christmas Day spending, then London has an alternate option too. Take a long Christmas Day walk in Central London with Peter Berthoud, starting from 6 am. London looks more beautiful when it’s deserted. This unique Christmas Day walk is specially designed for locals and tourists who want to explore the city when it’s closed. It’s highly recommended if you fancy an oasis of serenity during Christmas.

11. Wait for Meat at Godfrey’s
Looking to do something British? Then join the queue outside Frank Godfrey butchers in Highbury to buy some Christmas meat. They offer one of the best meats in the capital, including goose, duck, and turkey. Get the best bit from the shop and enjoy your Xmas meal with mulled wine.

12. Explore London’s Christmas Past
Make a visit to Geffrye Museum in London. Every year, this fantastic museum plays host a Christmas Past Exhibition. This year, get to see seasonal traditions in London from last 400 years. Some great mocked-up houses and excellent festive exhibits; this exhibition is surely the one to watch out for. The best thing, it’s free.

London is a bustling city, full of Christmas activities and fun. You will find more than 12 reasons to be in the city in December. Hold your nerves and get ready for 12 Days of Christmas, coming right your way next week.

Get Ready for London Wedding Show 2014 Brides!

Congratulations! It’s so exciting to get married, isn’t it? But when the initial excitement is over, the anxiety of planning the whole thing overtakes you. And to help make this planning process as hassle-free as possible for brides, The UK Wedding Show is coming to London soon. Wedding specialists from 1200 regions will gather to showcase their best. You’re sure to feel like a kid in a sweet shop. From wedding dresses and florists to venues and cakes, get the best advice from industry experts and make your dream wedding come true. This is a great opportunity to save big on your wedding essential.
Event: London Wedding Show 2014
Venue: Excel London Exhibition Centre, 1 Western Gateway, Newham, London, E16 1XL
Dates: 11th - 12th January 2014
Opening Times: 10am - 5pm
Nearest Underground Stations: Custom House via Docklands Light Railway
Cost: £8.00 in advance*, £10.00 on the door

So, are you up for it? If yes, then it is the best time to secure a good hotel room nearby since you don’t want the hassle to travel far from your hotel to the event venue. And luckily, there are plenty of hotels a stone throw away from ExCeL Exhibition Centre. But since there’s always something going on at the venue, the hotels in the proximity fill up quickly. So it’s the best time to both buy the tickets of the show and also book an accommodation nearby as there’s hardly a month left. And you’re blessed with both luxury as well as budget accommodation options in Newham, all you need to know is where to look. And the answer is

Free Expert Advice
Free expert advice is like winning a draw without buying the ticket. So, once you’ve entered the venue, there will be experts in every nook ready to offer their advice on health, beauty, wedding planning, wedding dresses, and more. And what else does a confused couple need in the chaotic wedding planning days.

Wedding Planning and Assistance
So you’ve already fallen for a dress and there are one or two wedding venues in your mind. But is that all you have got? What about the bride’s mother look? What about the bridesmaids’ look? And favours, music, entertainment, stationery, theme, honeymoon, health, and beauty ideas. There’s a lot more to plan than you think. And the London Wedding Show will help you in doing just that, making your wedding planning easy and hassle-free. And if all this sounds too much for you to handle, you can also hire a wedding planner here. Make sure you don’t miss the fashion shows taking place at 12, 2, and 4pm. It’s a golden chance to find your dream wedding dress and make it your own.

Latest Bridal Trends on the Ramp
Some fantastic catwalk shows await your arrival and sweep you off your feet with latest bridal trends in wedding dresses, accessories, hairstyles, and more. Some fantastic entertainment acts will also be organised to keep the crowd amused. Besides, you can also enjoy a tipple in the Champagne Bar. Get inspired whilst also enjoying your fashion-infused party time; it’s like the best of both worlds.

Wedding Style
If all the weddings that you’ve been to in the last few years seemed the same, it’s time for you to think of some unusual wedding details. Whether you want to walk down the Church aisle or exchange your vows on a boat, there’ll be plenty of venues taking part in the event offering different wedding styles for you to choose from. Reach your reception site on a London bus or say I Do in a London Eye capsule, a lot of unusual wedding ideas await you, so don’t miss this golden opportunity at all.

Bridal Giveaways
As if that wasn’t enough, to top it all, the UK Wedding Show in London will also give out goody bags to all those who bothered to buy the tickets and visit the show. Along with a lot of inspiration, these freebies are like cherry on the top, enriching your overall experience of visiting the show. For venue details, you can visit you have a great time there!
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