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  • 1 Best of St Patrick's Day world celebrations
    Everyone loves to have some fun on St Patrick's Day, and this year was no different. Pregnant Kate Middleton and her husband William made a visit to the Irish Guards Parade at the Aldershot barracks where...

  • 2 Top pick of St Patrick's Day celebrations in London
    For those of us who fancy a dance this weekend, St Patrick's Day will make it easy for you to find where the party's at. The annual celebration of Ireland’s patron saint will ensure London is heaving...

  • 3 London hotspots fit for fabulous fashionistas
    As the fashionistas among you pause with bated breath, London Fashion Week kicks off yet another grand display of the nation's hottest talents on Friday. The world's best designers – think...

  • 4 The Shard: London's skyscraping innovation and jaw-dropping city views
    The Shard is the latest addition to London's skyline and stands at a gravity-defying height of 1,016ft (310m) as the tallest building in Western Europe. No doubt the impressive tower will soon be a dynamic...

  • 5 Start the New Year in style: Best city celebrations around the world
    Choosing a city or celebration can be a daunting task when it comes to New Year's Eve. The ever so anticipated event, said to determine your fortune for the following year, comes with inevitable endless...

  • 6 Live like James Bond in London: A guide to style, swanky bars and stunning luxury
    Throughout its 50 years, London has been at the heart of Bond, the longest running film franchise in history. Home to its creator, Ian Flemming, and of course the MI6 headquarters, the British capital plays...

  • 7 Get designer brands at high-street cost with thrifty London shopping
    Yet again we've seen another spectacular season of style on the London catwalks. But you needn't break the bank for the best of designer brands. London, of all cities, is the very best place for thrifty...

  • 8 Quiz time: Wise up for the Games with our fun facts
    With the torch approaching the end of its epic relay around Britain, Olympic fever is sweeping the country.Get ready for the sporting extravaganza with HELLO! Online's 2012 Games facts and figures....

  • 9 Discover the wizardry behind 'Harry Potter'
    If you thought the magic was over, you were wrong: from the end of March 2012, the Warner Bros. behind-the-scenes tour invites visitors see first-hand some of the most memorable sets from the beloved eight-film...

  • 10 Time for tea - and cakes, too!
    Quite simply, tea is our national drink, classless and timeless, and every day we drink 165 million cups of it. But 'tea' isn't just a drink: even the cricket commentators appreciate a slice of cake with...

  • 11 Capital eating around London
    Of the list of the world's 50 best restaurants, three are to be found in the British capital: The Ledbury, St. John and Hibiscus should be a clear indication to anyone who doubts the culinary calibre in...

  • 12 Super ideas for Valentine's getaways
    A touch of nostalgia
 On the Devon coast, the privately owned Burgh Island – actually only separated from the mainland at high tide – is the site of Burgh Island Hotel. This fine art-deco...

  • 13 The snow show comes to Europe
    The heavy snow across Europe may have provided the kids with outdoor fun and a few unscheduled days off school but the severity of the polar cold snap is especially severe in Poland, Romania and the Ukraine,...

  • 14 What the Dickens is going on?
    The name of Dickens evokes a very specific historical period, and the great writer's cultural influence extends far beyond the literary with his stories being inseparable from the topic of social reform....

  • 15 The world's best toy shops
    Hamleys, London Established in 1760, the seven-storey toy shop on Regents Street is a treat for any family shopping day in the capital. Rocking horses, dolls and other traditional toys, educational toys,...

  • 16 Travel highlights for 2012
    London Olympics With three and a half million tickets sold and a build up that has been headline news for the last year or more, it would be hard to miss the fact that in 2012 Britain – and more...

  • 17 The gastronomy of Spain's Navarre region comes to London
    Navarre – or Navarra as the Spanish call it – is a region way up in the north east of Spain, on the border with the French region of Aquitaine. Best known outside the country for its capital...

  • 18 Greenwich in London named as one of the world's top destinations
    Greenwich in London named as one of the world's top destinations

  • 19 Leonardo in London
    Under the title 'Leonardo da Vinci: Painter at the Court of Milan', the exhibition draws together paintings from collections around the world in an unprecedented display of the rare surviving works of...

  • 20 "More stars than there are in heaven"
    They're all here: Clark Gable, Marlon Brando, James Dean... Elizabeth Taylor, Greta Garbo,  Audrey Hepburn, Marilyn Monroe... the gods and goddesses of the silver screen brought to London in an exceptional...



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