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Tranquil London areas

By rentonomy on April 14, 2017

Thoughts of London conjure up an image of a vibrant city that is always on the go. From the millions that ascend on the city centre to the busy roads all over the capital, it can be hard to find a moment’s peace. But there happens to be a more relaxed and tranquil side to…

Five of London’s best gastropubs

By rentonomy on March 29, 2017

Please, allow us to set the scene for you: it’s a Sunday afternoon, most likely a lazy one, the weather’s mild and the sun is out. You’re feeling peckish, and the thought of some triple cooked chips and bread dipped in oil seems extra appealing. The question is: where do you go? Fear not because…

London rental areas: Dulwich

By rentonomy on March 22, 2017

The first time you set foot in Dulwich Village, it’s likely you’ll have to pull out Google Maps just to make sure you are in fact still in London. The SE21 postcode apparently misread the guidelines for what a London town should look like, winning many admirers with its cosy cottages, tree-lined streets and village-y…

Studio lovin’: A guide to studio flats in London

By rentonomy on February 17, 2017

London is one of the most exciting and sought-after cities in the world. There is 24/7 entertainment, a splendid mix of old and new, and an abundance of architectural delights on offer. All these goodies mean that living in the capital comes at a premium: the average rent for a one-bedroom apartment can be anywhere between £1,200 and…

London’s boutique cinemas

By rentonomy on November 25, 2016

Even in these modern times of instant HD streaming through platforms like Netflix and Amazon Prime, there’s still a feeling of going to the cinema that’s hard to match. There are a string of cinemas in London that have successfully managed to combine watching a movie on a comfy couch with the big screen experience….

Shop ’til you drop: London’s best shopping centres

By rentonomy on November 10, 2016

It’s not a hidden secret that England’s capital is a shopper’s dream. From the world-famous Oxford Street to upmarket Knightsbridge, our streets are lined with boutique designer shops, high-street brand favourites and just about everything else in between. Over the last 10 years, there has been an influx of shopping centres cropping up in London,…

C.I.A: Central Indulgence Areas

By rentonomy on November 7, 2016

If you were to ask the majority of people where they would like to live in the capital, we’re quite sure most of them would choose somewhere in prime central London. Unfortunately, the ones who can afford prime London’s average prices of £3,000 per month are very much in the minority. Still, the rest of…

London bridges

By rentonomy on October 27, 2016

London Bridge is most certainly not falling down. In fact, the bridges that line the capital are not only structurally sound (that’s a minimum requirement, of course), but they are majestically lighting up London’s skyline – especially at night. If you’re living in London, it won’t take long before you notice one of these large…

10 awesome London towns in the autumn

By rentonomy on October 12, 2016

We all love the warm sun beating down on us, but you can’t deny that there is something quite enchanting about the crisp air of an autumn afternoon. We happen to think autumn is the best time of year in London, despite the lack of bank holidays and the shorter days The weather might not be…

London’s best museums and the areas they inhabit

By rentonomy on October 7, 2016

You may have already noticed that London is full of history. The centuries-old buildings and the abundance of museums dotted all over the capital remind us of the city’s colourful past. The museums themselves tend to be located in pretty trendy areas, too. With all this history and culture, we thought it was only right…