Latest Bron in the Don

  • Southbank’s Got Talent

    Southbank’s Got Talent

    BRON IN THE DON | With Arts in her eyes, our resident adventurer visited one of the most popular cultural destinations in London. #66 on the Timeout London Top 100 – the Southbank Centre.

     
  • Incurably curious? Try the Wellcome Collection

    Incurably curious? Try the Wellcome Collection

    BRON IN THE DON | Feeling sick? Usually you’d make a doctor’s appointment. However, as our resident adventurer discovers, there may just be an alternative if you’re the self-diagnosis type – #96 on the Timeout London Top 100, the Wellcome Collection.

     
  • The British Library; Look but don’t borrow

    The British Library; Look but don’t borrow

    BRON IN THE DON | Ever wondered where those books not sold at Waterstones are kept? It’s called a library, and London boasts one of the world’s best. This week our resident adventurer embraces her inner bookworm and discovers #70 on the Timeout London Top 100 – the British Library.

     
  • Ballet brilliance at London’s Royal Opera House

    Ballet brilliance at London’s Royal Opera House

    BRON IN THE DON| Fancy getting up close and personal with men in tights, women in tutus, or is operatic performance more your thing? Our resident adventurer discovers the spiritual home of both, and takes in a performance of The Nutcracker, when she ticks off #98 on the Timeout London Top 100- the Royal Opera House.

     
  • Singing in the rain at the Barbican

    Singing in the rain at the Barbican

    BRON IN THE DON | Sick of the wet weather? At a new art installation, the Rain Room, our resident adventurer discovers all the joys of the rain whilst still staying dry, when visiting #40 on the TimeOut London Top 100 – the Barbican Centre.

     
  • Somewhere in Somerset House…

    Somewhere in Somerset House…

    BRON IN THE DON | Our resident adventurer visits number 27 on the Timeout London Top 100 – Somerset House – and discovers hours of entertainment hidden in this oasis of calm in the midst of a busy city.

     
  • A trip in time at the London Transport Museum

    A trip in time at the London Transport Museum

    BRON IN THE DON | At #93 on the Timeout London Top 100, the London Transport Museum helped bring the history of the city’s transport system to life for our resident adventurer.

     
  • Hanging out in Hyde Park

    Hanging out in Hyde Park

    BRON IN THE DON | Covering 350 acres in central London, our resident adventurer discovers #53 in the Timeout London Top 100 – Hyde Park – holds many delights for locals and visitors alike.

     
  • Fireworks fanatic: London lights up the sky in 2012

    Fireworks fanatic: London lights up the sky in 2012

    BRON IN THE DON | With fireworks featuring in the Timeout London Top 100, our resident adventurer made it her mission to see as many as possible in 2012 and crossed #39 – Fireworks, off her list.

     
  • Open House London and some hidden gems

    Open House London and some hidden gems

    Our resident adventurer takes advantage of London’s ‘Open House’ weekend to find out what really goes on behind this city’s closed doors, and manages to cross both #16 King’s Place and #10 Wigmore Hall off her Top 100 list along the way.

     
  • Lights, camera, BFI Southbank

    Lights, camera, BFI Southbank

    BRON IN THE DON | For our resident London adventurer, going to the movies is one of her all-time favourite activities. That’s why, when offered the chance to tick #18 of her London Top 100 list and visit the BFI on the Southbank, she jumped at the chance and busted out the popcorn.

     
  • Nothing like London’s Notting Hill Carnival

    Nothing like London’s Notting Hill Carnival

    BRON IN THE DON | With the Carnival madness behind us for another year, our resident adventurer looks back at Europe’s biggest street party – and #99 on her London Top 100 list.

     
  • Introducing London’s Westminster Cathedral

    Introducing London’s Westminster Cathedral

    BRON IN THE DON | Everyone who has visited London has heard of Westminster Abbey, and rightly so – the building itself is stunning, not to mention all the Royal goings on that have happened there over the years. However not many people have heard of the Westminster Cathedral, #60 on London’s Top 100 list.

     
  • Sampling Camden’s eclectic nightlife

    Sampling Camden’s eclectic nightlife

    BRON IN THE DON | One of London’s more famous and alternative suburbs – Camden – gets the going over by our resident adventurer, who enjoyed a fun filled night out on the Camden tiles and got to tick off #81 of her London Top 100.

     
  • Taking in the Proms at the Royal Albert Hall

    Taking in the Proms at the Royal Albert Hall

    BRON IN THE DON | Our musically talented London adventurer indulges in London’s annual cultural festival – The Proms at Royal Albert Hall – and ticks #30 off her Top 100 list.

     
  • Celebrating London’s amazing Olympic Park

    Celebrating London’s amazing Olympic Park

    BRON IN THE DON | With Olympic fever officially gripping absolutely everyone inside the English capital (and possibly the world) our resident adventurer set off to explore the vibrant hub of London 2012 – Olympic Park – and mark #7 off her London Top 100 list.

     
  • A right old laugh at The Comedy Store in London

    A right old laugh at The Comedy Store in London

    BRON IN THE DON | London is world renowned for its comedy scene, so when our resident adventurer went to tick #6 of her London Top 100 list, The Comedy Club, she got a barrelful of laughs and a whole lot more.

     
  • London’s National Portrait Gallery

    London’s National Portrait Gallery

    BRON IN THE DON | From a very relaxed and brotherly shot of Princes William and Harry to Becks catching some z’s, our London adventurer headed down to the National Portrait Gallery to imbibe some culture and tick #8 of her London Top 100 list.

     
  • Peering at pigs and penguins at London Zoo

    Peering at pigs and penguins at London Zoo

    BRON IN THE DON | With the Olympic Games on the doorstop, our London adventurer has been racing around the city trying to tick off as many activities on her London Top 100 list as possible. This week’s escapades brought her face to face with lions (and some very smelly hippos) as she ticked off #4 – the London Zoo.

     
  • Staying up late at London’s Science Museum

    Staying up late at London’s Science Museum

    BRON IN THE DON | The beauty of London is the myriad of amazing stuff this great city throws at us and when our London adventurer heard you could explore the local Science Museum via cocktails and discos, she raced on down to tick two off her list.