Wellness & Nature

Our guide to health and fitness in London brings you everything from beautiful parks to running, cycling and walking routes, yoga and meditation, friendly gyms and peaceful places to go. Plus, find relaxing countryside day trips from London. Keep calm and carry on!

London Beach Ruislip Lido

The Lovely London Beach You Can Get To On The Tube • Ruislip Lido

Beach, please! Behold the golden sands of Ruislip Lido. There are beaches near London, but then there are beaches IN ...

St Pauls

Take A Free Run Through St. Paul’s With adidas This Weekend (And Save The Planet)

adidas and Parley are closing the roads around St. Paul’s for a fab free running event this Sunday. You can ...

Crystal Grotto London

You Can Find This Magical Crystal Grotto On The Edge Of London • Painshill Park

There’s a whole lotto grotto at Painshill Park. In London? Well, sort of. You’ll find this crystalline cave in Surrey, ...

OPEN GARDEN SQUARESS

You Can Wander Around One Of These Stunning Secret Gardens This Weekend

Open Garden Squares gets you into the capital’s beautiful (and hidden) gardens. Face it, the English summer would be nothing ...

Swimming lake

South London Is Getting A Beautiful New Swimming Lake

From next year, you can dip your toes in Lewisham’s lovingly restored swimming lake. Summer’s here, and the time is ...

naked-bike-ride

The Infamous Naked Bike Ride Will Streak Through London This Weekend

Thousands of Londoners are daring to bare this Saturday as the free World Naked Bike Ride returns for its fourteenth year. If ...

Cycling

On Your Bike! 6 Wheely Good Routes For Cycling In London

Celebrate the inaugural World Bicycle Day with some pedal power, by taking one of these charming cycling routes. On its ...

Daybreaker Morning Disco

This Is London’s Yoga And Dance Party For Morning People

Daybreaker London will have you dancing from dawn. Nothing works up a sweat quite like bopping around the dancefloor like ...

Mayfield Lavender

London’s Incredible Lavender Field Has Reopened For Summer 2018 • Mayfield Lavender Farm

Mayfield Lavender Farm is Insta goals, summer goals, flower goals… You know what? It’s just GOALS. Picture this: it’s a ...

Chelsea in bloom

Just 14 Pictures Of London Looking Beautiful In Bloom

Chelsea in Bloom means West London gets a dose of floral fever. The RHS Chelsea Flower Show may be a ...

There’s A Brand New Botanical Market For South Londoners This Weekend

A new weekend market for green-fingered Londoners is popping up in Peckham. Taking place in the Peckham Springs courtyard on Sunday, ...

Run To Rise At adidas’ Fab Free Fitness Classes This Weekend

To celebrate the release of their rocket-science SolarBOOST running shoes, adidas are inviting Londoners to experience the power for themselves at ...