Up at the O2
London isn't exactly your thrill-seeking destination, but this ascent of the O2 dome is definitely not for the faint-hearted. Equipped...
The 380m-wide circular O2 cost £750 million to build for the turn of the last century. Once the definitive white elephant, it has...
One Canada Square
Cesar Pelli’s 235m-high skyscraper was built in 1991 and has been described as a ‘square prism with a pyramidal top’.
One of the city’s major concert venues, hosting all the biggies – the Rolling Stones, Paul Simon and Sting, Barbra Streisand, Prince and...
Billingsgate Fish Market
This wholesale fish market is open to the public, but you’ll have to be up at the crack of dawn. People will tell you that you have to...
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The Gun information
Set at the end of a residential street that somehow survived the Blitz, this early 18th-century riverside pub has been seriously dolled up, but still manages to ooze history. It's claimed that Lord Nelson had secret assignations with Lady Emma Hamilton here (hence the names on the toilet doors). The menu's excellent, focussing on British meats, especially game.