With first year there is a lot of time (after completing those essential readings) to kick back and chill or get out and explore London. We really want you to make the most of your downtime and get to know this glorious city that we live in. So, I’ve compiled a handy guide to some … Continue reading Top tips on: places to visit
First things first, welcome to London! If you’re ready this I assume you’ve taken up your spot at QM and you’re getting ready to explore! This little post is designed to serve as a whistle-stop tour of London’s best markets. From weekday to weekend, clothes to food and everything in between, this is a nose … Continue reading The best of London’s markets
So, my newbies, I’m here to let you in on a little secret. Almost like a responsible and life-shapingly helpful Gossip girl, if you will. I want to tell you about some of my most-used go to apps for navigating London that will make getting around the big city that much easier. First things … Continue reading Super useful London apps
If you’re into green urban spaces, then London is the place for you! With almost 47% of the city covered in trees and plants, you’re bound to run into an urban park wherever you are. You’re first week of university is in fact learning about London as a national park city (we’ve got blogs on it too!) … Continue reading Urban parks in London!
New to East London? Want to find out where to go on a night out or where you can catch the nearest bus from campus? Then you’re on the right page! This blog highlights useful information on public transport in Mile End, great things to do or places to visit around campus and East London … Continue reading East London 101
One of my favourite things to do in London on the weekends is to go to the market. It’s always a different experience each time, and it’s just generally got really good atmosphere. Here are two of my favourite markets in London. Remember to bring cash as they very rarely accept cards. Portobello Market … Continue reading London Markets
A friend and I last year went for a walk down Mile End Road; we wanted to go to a record store on Brick Lane to get a break from revision. On our way to Brick Lane we found “a diamond in the rough”. The Chicken Shop/Dirtyburger may be very unassuming in appearance but is … Continue reading Top tips on: The Chicken Shop/Dirty Burger