I live in the U.S. and want to rent a cell phone in London next month (for a week.) After spending time trying to nail down a company there - I got nothing, except for Sprint and they seem kind of pricey. Can anyone recommend a good cell phone rental? (or warn me of ones to stay away from?) thank you
I need creative souvenir ideas. [more inside]
Obnoxious American visits charming European city. What do I wear in London to appear less of an ugly American? [more inside]
Seeking a home-delivery ice cream service in the UK (London), either branded or generic. Google gives us nothing. Help us fill our new chest freezer!
I'm going to live in London for a year, and want to know where I'm going. Which street maps should I purchase? I'll probably end up getting two: a smaller one for quick reference, and a more comprehensive one to keep at home. When I was a student in Paris, everyone carried the Atlas Routier Plan de Paris — what's the equivalent?
Can anyone suggest a central-heating engineer in north-west London? My heating system has broken down and I don't want to rely on a random guy from the Yellow Pages.
(London, UK Filter) I am trying to find somewhere in London that might have a hands on program/session to do with electronics/robots/building. [more inside]
Layover in London filter? We have an 11.5 hour layover at Heathrow airport this Sunday. Is it feasible to go somewhere for an easy walk and a nice meal without breaking the bank? [more inside]
How to find a decently-priced studio flat in London? I have looked everywhere you can imagine: Gumtree, Findaproperty, etc etc etc and am getting super frustrated with hours of unsuccessful virtual househunting... [more inside]
I'm going to London for a week soon - do you know of any books/stories that would offer insight/history/accounts etc. to help me better appreciate my experience there. (maybe something like Bill Bryson's "Notes From A Small Island"- but more focused on Londontown?) I read Washington Irving's "Alhambra" before visiting there and it really "brought the place alive" thank you for any suggestions!
Where can I find the most comprehensive online listings of live music in London?
Which maps do I need to buy in order to use my GPS in London? [more inside]
I am traveling to London next weekend (Mar 8-12) with my family and want some ideas of things to do with a three-year old. [more inside]
Mid twenties, reasonable income, moving to London. Where should I live and what should I know? [more inside]
I'm in London with some time to kill, and looking for some interesting places to wander around. [more inside]
In london on a trip last year, I purchased a bar of chocolate (the flat bar kind, about 2.5 inches w to 5 inches L). It was a dark chocolate, and contained slightly dry sour cherries. It was by far the best chocolate my significant other and I have ever had. Help me find it again.
I need a U18-friendly venue to hire in London on a Saturday evening... [more inside]
Good independant cycle shop in London please. [more inside]
Where is the cheapest hostel in London? [more inside]
Where can I find root beer in London? [more inside]
I want to do Paris/daytrips (1-2 days), Switzerland (4-5 days), and London/daytrips (1-2 days), all late this January. I'll be traveling alone. I'd love some advice. [more inside]
Please help me find an ophthalmologist in London. [more inside]
So we're testing out the other side of the road and driving from London to Edinburgh for Hogmanay. What's to see on the way? What's to eat? What rules of the road should we, naive Yankees, know before striking out? [more inside]
I'm arriving in London on Thursday morning and will have 9 hours to spend in the city. Unfortunately, I will have three big, heavy pieces of luggage with me. I need a convenient place to drop it. [more inside]
These inexpensive flights from London to Florence - will I really find one after arriving in London? [more inside]
My fiancee and I will be flying from New York to Sri Lanka later this month through Heathrow. We're trying to figure out what if anything we can do with the several hours we'll need to kill between flights. As you can imagine, there's [more inside]
What's wrong with East London and the Docklands? [more inside]
I'll be coming back from work in central asia in a couple weeks. Enroute back to the States, I'll be in England for 4 days. What should I do? [more inside]
Can you recommend any good places to buy a suit in London for work/interviews? [more inside]
Recommendations please for a brazilian/ hollywood wax (all off, no landing strip) for a bloke, in London. [more inside]
LondonFilter: I and a friend are going to this conference today, and will have free time tonight after 9, after 6 Saturday, and Sunday morning until noon. What to do in London for me and my travel-mate? Particularities inside. [more inside]
Restaurants that serve good vegetarian food in central London? [more inside]
I'm going to London tomorrow - Where's the best place to convert dollars to pounds in LA? [more inside]
Recommendations for one-on-one intensive flexibility therapy in London. [more inside]
I'm looking for a hairdresser in London that specialises in curly hair for my girlfriend. [more inside]
Does anyone know of any interior designers or contractors in the London metropolitan area that specialize in sound installations, recording studios, or accoustic treatment?
Going to London for Thanksgiving- where can I watch Arsenal? [more inside]
Need some NICE pubs/bars in or near Soho, London, for this Friday/Saturday that aren't too expensive!! [more inside]
Any advice on how to set up a wifi hotspot in my local cafe? [more inside]
I'm traveling to the UK over Thanksgiving on vacation and am curious about how to get around and money issues. [more inside]
How does a male with boat-sized (46WW) feet get them decently shod in London without going broke or the custom-made route? [more inside]
What is the best ISP in the UK? [more inside]
I need a birthday cake for Friday (Sat morning at the latest). Doesn't have to be anything exciting, just something that can feed about 20 people, and says 'Happy Birthday' on it. I live in London - where on earth would I go to get such a thing? I guess I could try large supermarkets, but there aren't many in central London, and it would be nice to get something 'handmade', by a decent bakery. All suggestions gratefully recieved!
Are there celebrity star maps of london? [more inside]
Where can I go to get involved with regular creative workshops and/or discussion in London? A little bit [more inside]
Londonfilter: Just landed with a chef's knife and need to locate goods. [more inside]
[LondonCurryFilter] What's the best curry house in Brick Lane? [more inside]
Yoga class recommendation in London? [more inside]
Where can I buy cheap posters (~£5) in London? I need to cover my dirty walls!
Brrr. Our rented Victorian flat is getting a bit nippy. Help us insulate it. [more inside]