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Free Things To Do In London | Trace Back Harry Potter’s Footsteps At The Leadenhall Market

February 1, 2017
Leadenhall Market, London - PinayFlyingHigh.com
I’m not the biggest fan of Harry Potter but I do have an inclination to watch all the movies now that I live in London. It would be great to see some of the familiar places around the city in a blockbuster film knowing that I can immediately go to these places and relive the scenes from the movie. London is dotted with all kinds of Harry Potter film locations and one of them is the beautiful Leadenhall Market

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Free Things To Do In London | Have A Cuppa At The Sky Garden

January 28, 2017
Sky Garden, London - PinayFlyingHigh.com
Depending on where you’re traveling from, London can be quite an expensive city to visit. There are not much things that you can do here for free which is why whenever something like that comes to light, I get all excited about it. A lot of people have told me how beautiful and worth visiting Sky Garden is which made me put it right at the top of my London bucket list. Two weeks ago, I was finally able to vis

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Free Things To Do In London | Visit The Geffrye And Walk Through The Living Rooms From The 16th Century To Present

November 12, 2016
Geffrye Museum, London - PinayFlyingHigh.com
I’m not really a museum geek. I don’t really go to a place and get excited on visiting museums while there. There are only two museums that I actually loved, the Accademia Gallery in Florence because the David statue took my breathe away and the Acropolis Museum in Athens because it’s just oh so beautifully laid out. I’d much rather visit a palace or a ruin, I guess it’s because there&

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Free Things To Do in London: Stroll Around The Beautiful Holland Park.

September 19, 2016
Holland Park, London - PinayFlyingHigh.com
After spending a few hours in Notting Hill (and having one of the worst meals I’ve ever had in London) I went straight to Holland Park which was a mere 15 minutes away by walking. I love walking around London! Sorry, let me correct that – I love walking around in general as I’ve lived in a pedestrian-unfriendly place for the past couple of years so walking for me is a brand new thing that I now lo

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Free Things To Do In London: Learn The Rags-To-Riches History of Notting Hill.

September 16, 2016
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Notting Hill is a very famous district in North-West London which is known to be one of the affluent areas in the city. But did you know that it had a very dark past? So dark that Charles Booth, an English social researcher in the 19th century described it as “one of the worst areas in London”. If you were to visit London 50 years ago, Notting Hill would’ve been a massive slum area which the rich

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