By the time you read this, Halloween and Bonfire Night will have been and gone, Christmas will be fast approaching, and we’ll be marching headlong into the final few months of 2015, all culminating in what is sure to be a spectacular night of New Year’s Eve celebrations across London.
The Amsterdam Hotel in Earls Court, we’ve already been taking plenty of bookings from those looking to welcome in 2016 at the heart of all the action, though before we end up fully booked, we wanted to ensure that our regular blog readers still had the opportunity come and celebrate with us.
If you haven’t quite made up your mind where to see out the old and ring in the new this year, here’s just five reasons to come and spend New Year’s Eve with the team here at the Hotel Amsterdam Continue reading
If you are travelling to London this winter you will need to be prepared for our ever changing weather, one day it can feel like autumn with warm temperatures and a cool breeze and the next day you will look out of your window at a world covered in ice. London is well known for being incredibly changeable when it comes to weather, it can be very hard to plan your journey without having to bring lots of different choices of clothes with you.
When you look at the average weather for January in London (available from the met office official website) you will see how changeable this month really can be.
January has an average of :
- 11 days of rain, this is about 1/3 of the month. Although the rainfall is not that much in terms of amount of rain this is a pretty significant amount of days that you’ll need an umbrella and waterproof coat for.
- 6 days of frosty weather. These are the days when surfaces will be slippery and you will probably want to start your day later when the crowds Continue reading
With a brand new year on the way, there’s a celebratory feeling in the air in London – and there’s really nowhere better to ring in 2014 than in the big city! With a host of brilliant parties, celebrations and events taking place, you can celebrate the start of the New Year in style. Here are our top 10 New Years Eve celebrations in London, to help you decide which party to pick!
1. New Years Eve Fireworks Display – Kick off the New Year with a bang, with thousands of revellers out on the streets of London, and amazing pyrotechnic displays over the skyline of classic London icons like Big Ben and the London Eye. With music, food and lots of gasping, there’s a true party atmosphere.