City Life

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A Lyvly foodie's 12 favourite London restaurants

August 5, 2019 - Read time 8 mins

Sometimes it can feel like there are almost too many things to do in London. Where do you even start? We believe food is always the best place to begin your initiation to city life. Long-standing member and Lyvly Ambassador Mike Stead is a..

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City Life, London

Cost of living in London

August 1, 2019 - Read time 9 mins

London has a reputation as being one of the most expensive cities in the world - but Londoners have a few tricks up their sleeves for making their money go a little further when living in the capital. 

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Area Guides, City Life, Moving, London

Deptford London guide

July 29, 2019 - Read time 7 mins

Deptford: Industrial Cool With A South London Twist

Tucked between Bermondsey and Greenwich, Deptford’s industrial charms tend to fly under the radar. But while everyone was looking the other way, this historic neighbourhood has been building its..

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Area Guides, City Life, Moving

Lewisham london guide

July 26, 2019 - Read time 7 mins

Like much of South London, Lewisham is in the process of major regeneration. But unlike other areas, new buildings and residents are fitting into the old landscape rather than replacing it.

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Brixton london guide

July 24, 2019 - Read time 7 mins

Brixton: The Beating Heart of South London

Brixton is one of the most iconic neighbourhoods in the capital. Synonymous with culture, music and food, it’s no surprise that businesses, families and hipsters alike are all setting their sights on..

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City Life, Moving, London

Navigating a Career in London

July 22, 2019 - Read time 9 mins

Whether you’ve been hustling in the capital for a while, or are just getting started, Lyvly is here to help you navigate every stage of your career journey here in London.

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Canada water london guide

July 19, 2019 - Read time 8 mins

Canada Water: Docklands Chic

If someone told you about a neighbourhood with parks, wildlife reserves and watersports, all minutes from Central London, you might not believe them. But Canada Water is the real deal, offering loads to do and breezy..

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Clapham London Guide

July 18, 2019 - Read time 6 mins

Clapham: South west is best

You probably know the name, it's London a south west London institution, spanning both Lambeth and Wandsworth boroughs. But what’s it really like? We’ve got all the insider details on what you might need to know if..

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Vauxhall london guide

July 15, 2019 - Read time 5 mins

Vauxhall: Riverside livin'

Just under a mile southwest of central London and right by the River Thames, Vauxhall is in the borough of Lambeth. There’s a wide range of properties in the area, from social housing to terraced townhouses and flats...

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Elephant and Castle London guide

July 11, 2019 - Read time 7 mins

Elephant & Castle: The Elephant is Waking Up

Elephant & Castle has long been one of South London’s best kept secrets, boasting a rich culture, unique atmosphere and an awesome nightlife scene. But with a new wave of investment flooding in,..

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Dalston london guide

July 8, 2019 - Read time 5 mins

Dalston: East is best

If you haven’t heard of it, you’re missing out. Situated in North East London in the borough of Hackney, Dalston is a lively, up and coming neighbourhood with all kinds of fun to be had. It’s made up of a mixture of 18th and..

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Greenwich london guide

July 5, 2019 - Read time 7 mins

Greenwich: Chill Like A Royal

Packed with leafy streets and a genuine Royal park, Greenwich really earns the ‘green’ in its name. But there’s way more to this area than just quiet strolls. Like many bits of South East London, Greenwich is..

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