Otherworld London review: is this futuristic VR arcade a good date spot?

Otherworld is London's newest virtual reality arcade where you can shoot zombies, soar over the planet in Google Earth, or - if you prefer something less intense - go on adventures with a tiny mouse, paint with light, or even pretend to flip burgers in a job simulator. This fluorescent, slightly cyberpunk arcade is only…

Movie Night Magic: How To Plan The Ultimate Cosy Home Cinema

Movie nights are an easy date choice: laptop, snacks - done. But how can you make it feel just a bit more special, worthy of foregoing the big screen to stay indoors? With a bit of careful planning, you can turn your living room into an ultra-cosy home cinema that will make you glad you…

Café Monico Review: Classic Dining in London’s West End

Café Monico Central Bar

Café Monico can be found between two theatres on Shaftesbury Avenue, and amongst all of the bells and whistles of London’s West End it looks quite unassuming from the outside. Head inside, though, and you’ll be in for something quite special. My partner and I were thrilled to be invited to Café Monico for a…

10 Places To Learn Latte Art In London

If you and your SO are bored of regular coffee dates where you just drink the stuff, why not take a latte art class together? Learning a new skill together is a great shared experience for couples and it's good fun too 🙂 With a little practice, making beautiful latte art can be easier than…

4 Places To Get An Adrenaline Rush In London

Want your date to get butterflies when they think of you? Experiences that get the pulse racing are excellent date choices, because they create associations between feelings of excitement and being together. Even if you've been together a while, getting out of your comfort zone together can be a great way to strengthen your relationship…

7 Beautiful Locations For The Best Bookstore Date In London

A visit to a bookstore is a great way to spark conversation with your date and get to know them better. Why? Because bookstores are divided by interest, giving you tons of ready-made material to chat about in a relaxed and cosy space. For example: Explore the travel section and compare notes on where you've been so far and what your dream destinations are (you…