Discover London with Georgina

Discover London with Georgina

London City

If you’re curious, London’s an amazing place”

David Bailey

… and as a London travel writer, I could not agree more!

London is an amazing city and if you are a curious person, you are very likely to take to exploring from one street to another, and from one block to another discovering its diversity, history, culture and the city’s glorious food! On this page, Discover London with Georgina, you shall find articles on the best of the beaten path to enhance your visits to the charming city London as well as secret gardens, popular but not much visited interests and places that you would not even know existed in London! Added are also valuable tips and detailed travel guides to support your travel plans.

All of these interesting and intimate guides are brought to you to add value to your vacation when in London. TTS welcomes you to read along and don’t forget to Subscribe to Stay Connected!

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Discover London with Georgina

Discover Serenity amongst Ruins, a beautiful garden out of the ruins of WWII, a Sky Garden that gives you a 360 degree view of London’s skyline, a Monument that stands as a reminder of the 1666 Great Fire and a glimpse of the iconic London Heritage buses that still reminds visitors of what it was like in the ‘old’ London! Visit the Gothic church that is home to Doorkins, the Magnificat – a lot more as this page develops.

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London at Christmas

Tiffany’s at Covent Garden, London | Christmas 2019 |  © mytimelessfootsteps | georgina_daniel

The advent is always a magical time in London! The streets of London are decorated with amazing array of dazzling lights. The winter bright twinkling lights brings much festive cheer to all Londoners as well as visitors to this beautiful city. Experience the 8 Quirky Ideas for Christmas in London and enjoy shopping in one of London’s hidden gem. As well, do a midnight walk in this magical city under the twinkling lights…and don’t forget to try some of the magic that comes with ice-skating with the beautiful backdrop of castles and musuems.

Read all articles by navigating to this page – Includes dates, timings, prices and free events.

Discover London through London Series

I wrote London Series which encapsulates all the places that I visited with my kids. This series forms my introduction to blogging as I retrace my footsteps as a Londoner.

Find out why St Paul’s Cathedral is the Number 1 of MyCityMyTown Series, discover What is Next to St Paul’s that existed since medieval times.

London is one of the largest metropolises in the world and as such, I am sure you can imagine the chaotic lifestyle of Londoners!. Despite the hum-drum, London has so many beautiful parks where one can escape to. Find out where you can experience a peaceful retreat and be lost in your own world wonder when you walk through a garden of roses by reading the third instalment on MyCity MyTown London Series – Royal Palaces and Royal Parks.

#3 Royal Palaces & Royal Parks

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Kensington Palace, London |  © mytimelessfootsteps | georgina_daniel

Explore the royal parks that have become a peaceful haven for Londoners to escape the busy city life. Kensington Palace Gardens is an absolute idyllic getaway from chaos of the city whilst the adjoining Kensington Palace will offer you an enlightening journey of history especially of the Victorian era. A visit to Regent’s Park and the sweet aroma of the rose garden will draw you over in an instant.

As for royal palaces, there is none so compelling as the Tower of London in British history. A castle built over a thousand years ago and with gripping stories of prisoners, missing princes and executed queens, a visit to this once renowned ‘fortress, palace and a prison’ should be top of any visitor’s list.

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#2 Greenwich in 1 Day – 45 Experiences & more….

Also, are you ready for a challenge? – how about 45 Experiences and more in the quaint town of Greenwich, just 20 minutes train journey from central London?

Greenwich in one day
Greenwich, London |  © mytimelessfootsteps | georgina_daniel

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#1 London MyCityMyTown – What makes St Paul’s special

Side view of St Paul's Cathedral
Side view of St Paul’s Cathedral, London

One of the first posts on mytimelessfootsteps was on St Paul’s Cathedral – find out why this iconic landmark in the heart of London is special, and how it survived the wars. As well, what is next to St Paul’s that has its origins in medieval times.

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Discover London through popular activities

You could also have a look at some of the tours offered by Get Your Guide in London which I have carefully picked out to enhance your experience for when you visit this amazing City.

Explore wider UK | England | Scotland

Explore an island that was once a vacation getaway for the royals and experience the coastal walks that takes you on a journey of unspoilt beaches and cliffs. As well, venture up north to the city that is famously known as the gateway to the highlands – a land of myths, magic and fairies.

I hope these snippets of London and England will encourage you to visit. UK is a country that will not disappoint no matter your interests or type of vacation you desire. Feel free to ask me any questions you may have via the Contact Form. Look out for more on this site as it develops and continue to Discover London with Georgina.

How to move around in London and other destinations in England/Scotland/Wales | Transport

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North Yorkshire | England

The UK boasts a splendid transport system either by road, rail or air. It is easy and convenient. One of the best ways to explore wider England, Scotland and Wales is by train. Train journeys are unique, offering comfort and beautiful scenes along the way. Best value journeys can be experiences by booking your tickets before hand and take advantage of early bird offers. As well, there are some unique experiences by train for timeless memories.

Learn more about the Unique experiences of Train Travelling and valuable information on how to get value for money tickets by navigating to All about Train Travel in UK

I hope this post has given you a flavour of what Discover London with Georgina is all about and what you can expect from me, as the author of these articles.  I invite you to come with me, plan your next adventure to London and our surrounds, experience the wonder of it all …Where would your next adventure take you?  Share your views, experiences – Get in touch via the comments box below. I would love to hear from you.

Have a splendid time discovering London!


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Discover London with Georgina first published at | Last updated Aug 1 2021

By Georgina

Georgina is a travel writer and a content creator. An escapist, she seeks stories, off-beat things to do, and adores the beauty of culture while embracing comfort and slow travel as a responsible traveller in the off-season. Georgina has lived in 3 continents, visited 30+ countries and strives to share her travel steps, passion, and experienced tips to inspire her readers to explore for themselves. Georgina enjoys venturing solo, takes pleasure in listening to classical, country & jazz, and delights in spending joyous time with A & M, her two adult children.


  1. Thank you so much – London is MyCity and MyTown – fabulous and yes, expensive 🙂 Thank you for your visit and look for to you stopping by again.

  2. Thanks Georgina for your post

    Your Overview of London is impressive ! Expensive but interesting town

  3. Thank you so much, Kaitlin. I am all about independent travel and traveller well-being and am so glad you found my posts informative. I appreciate it. Subscribe to have more travel tips directly to your inbox.

  4. Kaitlin Terese says:

    Your photos are wonderful! You have such informative information to help plan a successful trip. Thank you!

  5. A nice selection of highlights to entice the visitor to London

  6. Hi Jen, thank you so much! I am so happy to know that you like my photographs and are inspired to visit!. I am much encouraged. I sincerely hope that you will visit us one day.

  7. Love your photographs and your deep passion for London. Makes me want to jump on a plane tonight.

  8. Thank you so much, Carly. London is a wonderful place to explore with its hidden gems, a journey I am enjoying immensely. Love sharing what I do and see. Really glad you like it too.

  9. Thank you so much for your lovely comments on London, Leah. St Paul’s is really unique and special. Appreciate your comments.

  10. London is such a beautiful city! I always loved the idea of living there. St. Paul’s is one of my favorite spots too. We visit every time we are there!

  11. I am sure they still do! The market gets better and better each time I visit 🙂 Thank you so much for sharing your experiences. Appreciate it very much.

  12. josypheen says:

    That one photo just reminded me about how much I love the market in Greenwich! They used to do the most amaaazing cheese and steak sarnies, and pretty good sushi. 😀

  13. I love your adventures! Thank you for sharing them. Especially for someone unfamiliar with England’s history. I’ve learned so much! Xoxo. You’re rocking it girl! Keep going!

  14. Thank you so much, Elsa. Glad you have visited London and you know what I am “talking” about in my post. London is one of the top 10 of favourite cities.

  15. London is complex and has many many layers that offer discovery for the searching heart yet, it is one of the best metropolises where one can be anything you want to be. I am happy that you found the intro interesting and that you look forward to more. Thank you so much and appreciate your love and support. Next blog on London coming out at the end of the week.

  16. familymeetsworldco says:

    Great post.. London is definitely one of my favorite European cities

  17. Even with just this small introduction to London I’m starting to realise it’s a complex city with many many layers. I’m really looking forward to reading more!

  18. Thank you so much, Niicole. Glad you found Discover London with Georgina a great intro to London. Hope you will visit us soon. Appreciate your comments.

  19. Love your posts This is such a great intro into all that London has to offer.

  20. Thank you so much, Ade. London has so many amazing places to see and a gazillion things to do that it is sometimes challenging to narrow down what is best, so my guide here is to follow my heart and offer my readers places to visit from my perspective, sprinkled with my love. Glad you enjoyed reading this intro. Appreciate your support, always.

  21. Hi Cheyenne, so lovely to hear from you, my friend. Glad you have completed your writing project. I hope you will jump on a plane and come visit London and we can have coffee in one of my favourite places. Thank you so much for reading my blogs and your lovely comments. Your continued support and encouragement are great motivator for me to keep going and sharing my adventures.

  22. Amazing intro blog to London. Best I have seen. There is so much to do, despite many many trips most of this I have never really visited. This is an invaluable blog for any visitor.

  23. I love your posts. It makes me anxious to jump on a plane. And now that I’ve completed phase one of my writing project I can join you one your journeys again! xoxo Keep going my friend!

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