Two tours highlight the structures built to host the 2012 Games and explore the city’s industrial past.
If you are still looking for a place to crash during the Olympic Games, an old water tower, a converted church and a two-storey houseboat all have rooms for rent.
The Poetry Parnassus, part of the Southbank Centre's Festival of the World, is aiming to become the biggest poetry festival ever held in the UK.
All across the English capital, restaurants serve authentic food from every corner of the globe, at incredibly affordable prices.
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