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On the hunt for some new digs? Looking to spread your horizons? Haven't left the Borough of Hackney since 2010? While there's a lot to be said for staying local, it might be time to break out of your comfort zone, crack open the A-Z, and visit London's other amazing 'hoods. Nothing ventured, nothing gained, people!
Forget about your preconceptions of East versus West and North versus South. These eight areas have a lot going for them, including amazing bars, restaurants, shops, markets, parks — all the amenities you need in a killer neighbourhood. Dare we say you might stumble upon the next Shoreditch or Notting Hill? You won't know until you grab your Oyster card and start exploring.
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Santa Claus/Saint Nicholas/Father Christmas/Kris Kringle — whatever you call him, he's coming to town. He's making a list and checking it twice. He's already found out if you've been naughty or nice.
You better watch out, though. Some Santas aren't all about that holly jolly. Hollywood has given us plenty of Kris read
While you may have every intention of showing up to your holiday parties this weekend in open-toe sandals or pumps, the weather can make big snow boots seem way more appealing. Too bad those clunksters just won't cut it with your festive look (unless your outfit of choice involves snowboarding pants; we won't judge). read