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Introduction to Botanical Illustration

Introduction to Botanical Illustration This is a te week introduction into the art of botanical illustration. During the course stydents will learn both..... See more >
The Lewisham Arthouse, 140 Lewisham Way New Cross, London SE14 6PD
Mon 26 Feb, Mon 4 Mar, Mon 11 Mar

Fine Art For Young People

The aim.of this ten week course is to provide young people with both theory and practice in 2D arts. It is a studio..... See more >
The Lewisham Arthouse, 140 Lewisham Way New Cross, London SE14 6PD
Tue 27 Feb, Tue 5 Mar, Tue 12 Mar

introducion to Analogue Photography

introducion to Analogue Photography This is a ten week course which teaches noth theory and practice of black and white photography. By the end of the..... See more >
The Lewisham Arthouse, 140 Lewisham Way New Cross, London SE14 6PD
Wed 28 Feb, Wed 6 Mar, Wed 13 Mar

Watercolour Painting Lesson with artist Brenda Coyle

Discover our relaxing and meditative watercolour painting classes...a warm welcome awaits... Perfect for absolute..... See more >
21 The Green, Wanstead House, Wanstead, London E11 2NT
Thu 22 Feb, Thu 29 Feb, Thu 7 Mar

Salsa & Bachata Wednesdays FREE intro class 7pm

Metrolatina Wednesday FREE ENTRY B4 9PM 16:00 - 02:00 Happy Hour up to 50% off drinks from 4pm - 8pm (Excluding... See more >
96 Charing Cross Rd WC2H 0JG
Today, Wed 28 Feb, Wed 6 Mar

Bailamo Thursdays FREE ENTRY B4 9PM

Thursdays Bailando with Fadi K 16:00 - 02:00 THURSDAYS BAILANDO WITH FADI K Happy Hour up to 50% off drinks from... See more >
96 Charing Cross Rd WC2H 0JG
Thu 22 Feb, Thu 29 Feb

Sunday X perience

THE SUNDAY XPERIENCE Sunday s 16:00 - 02:00 7pm - FREE LATIN WARM UP EXTRAVAGANCIA! 7.15pm - SALSA..... See more >
96 Charing Cross Rd WC2H 0JG
Sun 25 Feb, Sun 3 Mar

Tuesday Bachata Classes

Tuesday 16:00 - 02:00 Happy Hour up to 50% off drinks from 4pm - 8pm (Excluding Champagne, wine and Bottle... See more >
96 Charing Cross Rd WC2H 0JG
Tue 27 Feb, Tue 5 Mar

LIVE Dance Academy’s Musical Theatre Club

LIVE Dance Academy’s Musical Theatre Club is for children aged 6 - 10 years old. The musical theatre club is a great..... See more >
Sherwood Park Hall, Abbots Road, Mitcham CR4 1JP
Wed 28 Feb, Wed 6 Mar

A Keep Fit Assoc class for over 50s

A friendly class where you can work to your own ability. Want to get a little more mobile, flexible and improve..... See more >
St Laurence Church Hall Upminster RM14 2AJ
Wed 28 Feb, Wed 6 Mar

Kiddikicks Football- Ages 2 years - 5yrs

Kiddikicks offers seriously fun football sessions for preschoolers from 18 months to 9 years of age... See more >
Brentford Leisure Centre, 658 Chiswick High Road TW8 0HG
Sat 24 Feb, Sat 2 Mar, Sat 9 Mar

Salsa and bachata Club - Richmond

Salsa & Bachata classes every Tuesday night at The Pagoda Suite Richmond. Instructors: Chandy David (former UK Salsa..... See more >
187 Kew Road, Richmond, Surrey TW9 2AZ
Tue 27 Feb, Tue 5 Mar, Tue 12 Mar, Tue 19 Mar

Cuban style Salsa Classes - Hampton

FIVE WEEKS CUBAN STYLE SALSA COURSE – HAMPTON. 8th January – 5th February, 2024 + Dropping classes This course..... See more >
3 Ashley Road, Hampton TW12 2JA
Mon 26 Feb, Mon 4 Mar, Mon 11 Mar, Mon 18 Mar

Argentine Tango 6 week Tuesday course PREBOOKED

Argentine Tango 6 week Tuesday course PREBOOKED A 6 week Argentine Tango Dance General level course with a fulltime professional teacher. Richard has taught since..... See more >
Oxhey Community Hall King Edward Rd Watford. WD19 4DA
Tue 27 Feb, Tue 5 Mar

Salsa Cubana 6 week Wednesday course

A 6 week structured course of Salsa Cubana. This is taught by a full-time professional teacher, Richard Putko... See more >
Oxhey Community Hall King Edward Rd Watford. WD19 4DA
Wed 28 Feb, Wed 6 Mar
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Things to do around London

London, the vibrant capital of the United Kingdom, offers an abundance of activities for a memorable day out. Whether you're a local or a visitor, there's something for everyone in this bustling metropolis. Let's explore some of the best things to do in London:

1. Visit London's Markets:
- London has a plethora of markets, each with its own unique vibe. Here are some must-visit options:
- Old Spitalfields Market: Located in east central London, it offers vintage clothing, handmade accessories, worldly foods, and novel art.
- Camden Market: Perfect for rockers and music lovers, it's known for leather jackets, vegan lunch options, and piercings.
- Portobello Market: Notting Hill's colorful houses and unique items make it a popular spot for photographers.
- Borough Market: London's premium food market with a variety of delicious treats, from coffee to fresh farm produce¹.

2. Explore Arty and Architectural Gems:
- Even if you're not religious, visiting London's churches is a treat. Explore historic architecture and stunning stained glass windows. Some notable ones include:
- St. Paul's Cathedral: Climb to the top for panoramic views of the city.
- Westminster Abbey: A UNESCO World Heritage Site with centuries of history.
- St. Martin-in-the-Fields: Attend a classical music concert or enjoy a meal at its crypt cafe.
- Southwark Cathedral: A hidden gem near Borough Market.
- Temple Church: Known for its round nave and medieval origins³.

3. Enjoy the Outdoors:
- London has beautiful green spaces and outdoor activities:
- Hyde Park: Stroll by the Serpentine, rent a rowboat, or have a picnic.
- Regent's Park: Visit the Queen Mary's Rose Garden and the London Zoo.
- Richmond Park: Spot deer and enjoy the vast open space.
- Hampstead Heath: Explore the heathland, swim in the ponds, and take in the skyline views.
- Thames River Walk: Follow the Thames Path for scenic riverside views².

4. Quirky and Fun Activities:
- London offers plenty of unique experiences:
- Shuffleboarding: Try shuffleboard at venues like The London Shuffle Club.
- Escape Rooms: Solve puzzles and unravel mysteries at various escape room locations.
- Weird Experiences: From immersive theater to unusual dining, London has it all.
- Electronic Darts: Play darts with a modern twist at Flight Club.
- Go Karting: Race around indoor tracks at TeamSport Karting.
- Virtual Reality Experiences: Try VR gaming or immersive storytelling at Otherworld³.

5. Day Trips from London:
- If you have more time, consider day trips to nearby destinations:
- Windsor: Visit Windsor Castle, the oldest and largest inhabited castle in the world.
- Greenwich: Explore the Royal Observatory, the Cutty Sark, and the Maritime Museum.
- Oxford: Discover the famous university city and its historic colleges.
- Cambridge: Explore the picturesque colleges and punting on the River Cam.
- Brighton: Enjoy the beach, the Royal Pavilion, and the quirky Lanes⁴.

Remember to check opening hours and any booking requirements for these attractions. Whether you're interested in culture, outdoor adventures, or quirky experiences, London promises an unforgettable day out! 🌟🏙️🎉¹²³⁴.

Source: Conversation with Bing, 30/01/2024
(1) 22 Brilliant Ideas for the Best Days Out in London - Day Out in England. https://dayoutinengland.com/days-out-in-london/.
(2) Over 80 (Very) Fun And Quirky Activities In London - DesignMyNight. https://www.designmynight.com/london/quirky-activities-london.
(3) 101 things to do outdoors in London - visitlondon.com. https://www.visitlondon.com/things-to-do/openspace/101-things-to-do-outdoors-in-london.
(4) 17 Best Day Trips From London | Day Trip Ideas Near London - Time Out. https://www.timeout.com/london/travel/the-best-day-trips-from-london.