Here's a list of online links that may also provide you with further inspiration and useful information this Christmas. The section has been broken down into: Something for your Christmas Spirit, Celebrating Christmas: Dining and Partying and General London Information Links
SOMETHING FOR YOUR CHRISTMAS SPIRIT
Charles Dickens Christmas Page
Charles Dickens has probably had more influence on the way that we celebrate Christmas today than any single individual in human history except one.
The lyrics of carols, and origins of the most popular Christmas carols are included on this site.
The number one place for some christmas jokes, fun and humour! Lots of short, fun christmas jokes in Quick Fixes, all your favourites, santa jokes, snowmen jokes, reindeer jokes and lots more.
Christmas! A word filled with anticipation for children, a word full of memories for grownups. We remember the long, dark evenings during December. The house filled with aromas only enjoyed during winter.
Christmas for Kids
Christmas is most magical when you have kids around to share it with. Passing on holiday traditions, making goodies and crafts, and sharing stories helps bring out the child in all of us.
Your merriest Christmas ever! Packed with over 800 Christmas recipes. Check it out for Christmas menus, recipes, baking hints and party tips.
A large directory of Christmas stories and Christmas poems on the Internet.
The Christmas Shop
55a Tooley Street, London SE1 2QN
The wonderful world of the Christmas Shop. A magical collection of ornaments, gifts and decorations twelve months of the year.
Dickens Christmas Walk
London Walks is the London walking tour company whose hallmarks are an astonishing variety of routes, utter reliability, and - most important of all - superb guides. These are the finest walking tour guides in London, with special Dickens Christmas walks for the festive season.
How Christmas Works
Let's say that on December 20 you were to meet a friendly space alien. He asks if you would consider being his guide for the week, and you decide to take on the job.
Letter From Santa
Picture the scene: it's the week before Christmas, and the morning post arrives with a special Santa letter for your child. Imagine their face as they open their very own personalised letter from Father Christmas. But there's more - Santa knows their address, how old they are, even the name of one of their best friends. He must be real!
London Architecture Walks: London at Christmas
Take a magical night-time tour through London's glittering streets at Christmas. See buildings, streets, arcades and shop windows transformed into blazing spectacles of colour, decoration and light.
Christmas flowers for delivery to UK from Pickupflowers.com online florists, the best place to buy delightful Christmas wreaths and sensational Christmas centerpieces for delivery throughout the UK.
Pines and Needles
Buy a tree, stand and decorations then organize your delivery/removal at checkout.
CELEBRATING CHRISTMAS: DINING AND PARTYING
Christmas City Cruises
Whether it is a buffet followed by dancing the night away or our excellent Christmas Day Lunch Cruise, there is something for everyone over the coming festive period and we look forward to welcoming you on board.
Christmas Murder Mystery
Murder Mystery Events Limited supplies the best interactive entertainment money can buy! How about a Christmas Murder Mystery dinner party?
Let Discount London take care of your Christmas party this year, and make it the best Christmas ever. London events include office christmas parties using shared and themed Christmas party ideas. Discount London sightseeing events include luxurious River Thames cruises, Christmas dinner theatre events, and much more.
Late Night London
Plan your perfect Christmas party with Late Night London. Whether you are planning an informal dinner for 8, a buffet for 50, a cocktail party for 300 or exclusive hire for 1800 - we are able to arrange whatever you need in the West End or the City of London.
London's most comprehensive online restaurant guide. With official and customer restaurant reviews. You can search for and book a London restaurant for your Christmas dining.
"Where can I book a company event for 500 people?", "What Christmas parties are available this year?", "Where can we party 'til 2am?", "What food do they serve?"
An extensive range of themes to make your party exciting and unforgettable. We offer both the classical range of corporate parties in the refined atmosphere of livery companies, or more diverse and distinctive themes. These range from the wondrous themes of circus entertainment, amusing Vegas parties or simply magnificent Dinner and Dance feasts.
GENERAL LONDON INFORMATION LINKS
The Official Visitor Site for London.
The official website of London Underground Limited, with live travel information, tickets online, standard and interactive tube maps, and a journey planner.
London Evening Standard
London Evening Standard – your ultimate guide to London news, life, culture, entertainment, sport and politics. Learn more about people living in the city.
London has lots to offer including stunning attractions, beautiful parks and gardens and is the venue of many world famous sporting events, exhibitions, concerts and festivals. Start your journey here.