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London is the best city on the planet (in our thoroughly unbiased opinions), but the life-in-the-fast-lane approach we take to living around here can tire out the senses.
That’s why we’ve selected the best places for a little R&R to help you take a deep breath and unwind just a little bit. So, kick back and get to know the lunchtime recitals that will soothe jangled nerves, the gallery spaces that will lift the spirits, and the movies that could do all that and then some — all for free. What bliss.
UPDATE: Feeling the stay-inside vibe this weekend? This is all you need to pass the weekend by in a glorious TV trance. This story was originally published on January 12, 2013 (but we've added some new must-watch entries!).
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