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Streatham Hill – 5 Of The Best

I’m a big proponent of Streatham Hill.  Not only is it a cheaper alternative for living when compared to popular nearby Brixton, Clapham and Balham, but it is also well served by public transport.  There are buses going to just about anywhere in London you could need to get to and the train station serves […]

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Five Things To Do in Dulwich Village

The closest you’ll get to a real village in South London, Dulwich Village is full of quaint charm, green space and local favourites.  Perfect for a stroll, a bit of window shopping topped off with coffee and a cake.  If you’re wondering where to start in Dulwich Village, here’s a pick of 5 places I recommend for […]

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5 Things To Do In Herne Hill

  Over the years Herne Hill has grown an increasingly village type feel with a regular market, good local pubs, cafes and a pedestrianised central point.  If you’ve been meaning to explore Herne Hill then why wait? Here’s my top 5 suggestions of things to do in Herne Hill- Brockwell Park – Admittedly this could provide […]

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Top 5 Songs About South London

Let’s face it London’s amazing, it’s no wonder so many great songwriters have found their inspiration in this great city.  South London itself has been the subject of many a good tune, some you may not even have realised were written about places just around the corner. Get listening and see if you can identify […]

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Top 5 Places After 1am

Top 5 Places For After 1am in South London- Ever find yourself wanting to continue the fun when the bar you’re in has called last orders?  Don’t fear, the South London Blog has compiled a list of late night bars and venues which will welcome you long after 1am. Dogstar – This Brixton staple is […]

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Top 5 Tapas In South London

Tapas is delicious, simple and great for sharing.  It also goes amazingly well with red wine and is a social occasion as much as a meal.  You can slowly graze whilst sipping on some Tempranillo.  If this sounds like your sort of thing then you should work your way through these 5 great Tapas bars […]

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5 of the Best Asian Restaurants

If you love Asian food, as I do, give these restaurants a try. Enjoy! Mien Tay – Excellent value for money Vietnamese restaurant on Lavender Hill, although unfortunately no longer BYO.  Book ahead as the good food and good prices mean this place is normally very busy.  Casual atmosphere, good for groups. Fujiyama – Japanese restaurant […]

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Top 5 Parks

The amount of green space in London is one of the things that makes this city so great.  Here’s my top 5 parks of South London- Battersea Park – I love this park, it’s great both for Autumn walks and lazy Summer days relaxing by the river.  There is also the added gimmicks of a […]

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