Stonehenge is one of Britain's iconic imagesStonehenge is an iconic image of Britain and it was something I had always wanted to see. Now sitting in the bus it was fast approaching. It was getting bigger and bigger as we drew nearer and I all I could say was “wow”.The...

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Best time to move to London

Any time is a good time to visit London, although the seasons, the cost of airfares and accommodation, the availability of work, finishing your studies and the possibility of attending special events can all play a major role as to when you actually go. The seasons...

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Christmas in London – what will you do?

Your first Christmas in London - what will you do?This may be your first time away from family and friends and it can be upsetting missing out on your regular Christmas celebrations. To ensure you don’t wake up alone in London now is the time to get planning. Here are...

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Work in a Scottish ski centre

Winter is coming - why not work in a Scottish Ski ResortIf you like skiing or snowboarding you might want to consider working in a Scottish Ski resort while on your working holiday in London and the UK. The season isn't that long compared to some of the...

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Oktoberfest is a great event to experience if you are living in London on a working holiday. It is definitely worth including it in your European travels. World's largest beer and travelling funfair Oktoberfest, pronounced ok.toba.fest, is the world’s largest beer and...

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Sharyn in London

About Me

I'm Sharyn McCullum and I went to London & the UK for a working holiday. Before I left I looked for information to advise me on what to expect but I couldn't find any. I arrived at Heathrow Airport with no friends or family, no work and nowhere to live. I wondered what on earth had I done! This is why I have written the guide LiveWork&Play in London & the UK and produce this website/blog to provide you with the information you need to help you to prepare for your trip.

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