Chinese New Year is nearly upon us, and on the 28th January we will wave goodbye to the Year of the Monkey and will welcome in the Year of the Rooster. If you are living in London or choose to visit the city during this time you will find a whole host of celebrations taking place across the city to mark the occasion. From parades and festivals to workshops and lavish meals, there is something for everyone to take part in. Here are some of this years Chinese New Year celebration highlights.
London is home to quirky fashion, unique individuals and a number of distinct retail spaces. From high-tech futuristic spaces to repurposed and renovated pop-up malls, London has it all. And Insider London is here to round up the top five quirky retail spaces in London for you all.
October is finally here and autumn has fallen upon London. And with that comes Halloween; full of ghost stories, un-earthly happenings and tales of death and debauchery. London’s history is riddled with stories of murder, executions and hauntings and there’s no better time to explore the city than on All Hallows’ Eve.