The Red Book

Our thoughts and ideas on how to live with a little more adventure in your life and make the most of the world around you.


Bleak House July Guide | Primrose Hill to Liberty

Bleak House July Guide | Primrose Hill to Liberty

A walk from Primrose Hill to Liberty taking in beautiful architecture, stunning views, one of the world's greatest parks, and the odd giraffe. 

Click through to download the walk and watch our video.

Full Article
July's Day Trip | Punting in Cambridge

July's Day Trip | Punting in Cambridge

The first in our new series of Bleak House guides is a day trip to the pretty city of Cambridge for a spot of punting and hunting down the world's best Chelsea buns.

Click through to watch our short video and download the free guide.

Full Article
June's London Walk | Richmond Riverside

June's London Walk | Richmond Riverside

June's Conker London walk is a pretty amble along the Thames at Richmond. The walk features pretty cottages, elegant townhouses, lots of wysteria, a delicious lunch and a cute little £1 ferry.

Click through to download the walk and watch our video.

Full Article
BLEAK HOUSE GUIDES MAY | COLUMBIA ROAD TO SPITALFIELDS

BLEAK HOUSE GUIDES MAY | COLUMBIA ROAD TO SPITALFIELDS

A walk through three of London's most famous markets to see how French Huguenots, Ashkenazi Jews and Bangladeshis have shaped the architecture and culture of this hugely important and inspiring part of our immigrant history.

Click through to download our hand drawn map of the walk.

Full Article
May's Day Trip | Daylesford & Adlestrop

May's Day Trip | Daylesford & Adlestrop

May's Bleak House guide is a day trip to the Cotswolds for a lamb and daffodil infused walk followed by lunch at the Daylesford farm shop.

Click through to watch our short video and download the free guide.

Full Article
Bleak House Guides April | Chelsea

Bleak House Guides April | Chelsea

A pretty, springtime stroll through Chelsea to make the most of the magnolia, camellia and wisteria on display in every front garden.

Click through to download our hand drawn map of the walk.

Full Article
Bleak House Guide March | Chancery Lane to Borough Market

Bleak House Guide March | Chancery Lane to Borough Market

Aa walk of two halves passing through the empty medieval streets that sit at the centre of our ancient legal system, and across the river to the bustling 21st Century South Bank. 

Click through to download our hand drawn map of the walk.

Full Article
Bleak House Guide February | London Bridge to Limehouse

Bleak House Guide February | London Bridge to Limehouse

February's walk is a historical trip along the Pool of London where iconic landmarks give way to cobbled streets lined with beautiful wharves and cosy pubs.

Click through to download our hand drawn map of the walk.

Full Article
Bleak House Guide January | Hampstead

Bleak House Guide January | Hampstead

A literary amble high up above the city in Hampstead featuring elegant Georgian townhouses, Victorian cottages, atmospheric graveyards and cosy pubs.

Click through to download our hand drawn map of the walk.

Full Article
Bleak House Guide December | Mayfair at Christmas

Bleak House Guide December | Mayfair at Christmas

An impossibly festive walk through Mayfair. Luxury Bond Street jewellers, famous hotels and the Georgian shops of Piccadilly conspire to make this one of the prettiest parts of London at Christmas.

Click through to download our hand drawn map of the walk.

Full Article
Bleak House Guide November | Chiswick Riverside

Bleak House Guide November | Chiswick Riverside

An invigorating walk along the Thames at Chiswick featuring elegant Georgian houses with enviable river views and adorable cottages adorned with November roses.

Click through to download our hand drawn map of the walk.

Full Article
Bleak House Guide October | Bloomsbury

Bleak House Guide October | Bloomsbury

An evening walk around Bloomsbury, through some of London’s greatest squares with their Georgian terraces and London plane trees in full autumnal swing. 

Click through to download our hand drawn map of the walk.

Full Article
16 results
  • 1
  • 2