This weekend in London: Notting Hill Carnival

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Once I discovered the Notting Hill Carnival I was absolutely impressed: two days of Caribbean-influenced sounds, street parade with amazing floats, bright coloured costumes, a wide range of food and drinks, basically the best way to greeting summer. Moreover, it takes place in one of the most famous district of London, Notting Hill which will be...

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Dining in the Dark…. Dans Le Noir

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It’s common knowledge that taking away one sense heightens the others. Imagine not seeing what you’re eating or drinking or who you’re dining with. Eating and just enjoying solely the taste, texture and smell of the food. ‘Dans Le Noir?’ provides just that. There are four different surprise menus to choose from, each of them...

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Barber Time!

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So now you’re in London, this crazy multi cultural city with so much to offer you will get lost in the middle of everything!! You will not believe on how much offer you have in Barber shops around entire city, that it makes it hard to choose where to go, it happened to me as...

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Astor Hostels recommande… BBC Proms

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Vendredi le 17 juillet a marqué le début de la saison 2015 de la le début de la saison 2015 des BBC Proms. Ce festival de musique classique s’échelonera pendant huit semaines. Pour l’occasion, des concerts seront présentés quotidiennement à travers le Royaume Uni! L’hôte principal est le majestueux Royal Albert Hall. Cette salle de concert...

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Astor Hostels Recommends… Borough Market

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Calling all foodies!!! If you’re a food lover (like most of us are, or should be!) and are interested in exploring a part of real historical London, then the Borough Market are right up your alley! This market dates back 1000 years and is London’s most famous and well known food market, and for a...

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Astor Hostels - Loving London

Astor Hyde Park Hostel

Take a tour inside Astor Hyde Park Hostel   Astor Hyde Park Hostel in London is the newest addition to the Astor Family. Still boasting its stunning original features, the hostel is a Victorian Town House on a quiet tree-lined boulevard. Helping Astor Hostels to win...

Astor Museum Hostel

Take a tour inside Astor Museum Hostel One of the oldest low budget hostels in London, Astor Museum has been helping weary backpackers and travellers loosen up since 1977!  The location of this hostel makes it one of the best value hostels in London central....

Astor Queensway Hostel

This boutique budget hostel, formerly named Astor Quest, is located in the bustling neighbourhood of Bayswater and has been welcoming backpackers through its doors for over 20 years. With 100 beds, this hostel is charming, welcoming and set in a quiet street minutes from Hyde...

Astor Victoria Hostel

Take a tour inside Astor Victoria Hostel The largest of our budget accomodation, split across two adjoining buildings, the atmosphere can be described as laid back and an ideal place to meet new friends.  We have been operating here for close to 15 years, with...