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Making sushi with a Japanese sushi chef
The address of cooking class will be 170-172 Hammersmith Road London W67JP The restaurant called "Suzu house" In this class you will learn how to make 4 types of sushi that you find at most Japanese restaurants: Hosomaki Nigiri Temaki Uramaki *Vegetarian and Vegan customers are welcome too. please inform us when you arrive. *This class is suitable for gluten free, dairy free and nut free(we only use sesame). We have gluten free soy sauce available. * We don't show how to make sushi rice with this class but you will receive the Instructions of it as well as how to make sushi at home and where you can buy sashimi grade fish. Makiko will also will teach you Japanese table manners including how to hold chopsticks and eat sushi Japanese way. Also why we need wasabi and ginger to eat sushi. Other things to note- Please inform us in advance if you have any dietary concern or if you don't want to use raw fish. We are happy to provide cooked ingredients. Children are welcome. Please note, children aged 6-10 needs to be accompanied by a paying adult over 18 years of age.
London Pottery Workshop
This is a relaxed pottery workshop, giving you a crash course introduction to pottery. Perfect for anyone who is curious about pottery or want to try something new! No prior experience required, all level welcomed. The workshop is a three-hour crash course introduction to pottery where you will learn how to work with the clay and gain basic pottery skills. The tutor will start the workshop by demonstrating different hand-building and throwing on the wheel techniques you will be learning and applying. During the workshop you are welcome to play and experiment with the clay as much as you like. You will be creating something handmade that is truly personal and unique that is made by you. Make some enjoyable memories ( maybe even the scene from ghost ) ! You are welcome to play and experiment as much as you like! Max group class size = 10 In light of the current COVID-19 please be aware of the health and safety guild-lines. The studio is fully sanitised and cleaned before and after the workshop. Everyone is provided with antibacterial wipes, sanitisers, and disposable aprons. Please feel free to bring anything else with you to keep you safe and protected. All material provided and option to glaze fire £5 per piece Other things to note Please make sure your nails are short.
Make a silver ring with The Ringsmiths at Oxo Tower Wharf
Come and enjoy this hands on 2.5 hour workshop getting creative and jewellery making. Craft your very own hammered sterling silver ring, whether as a gift for somebody or a treat for yourself. Hosted by The Ringsmiths, a team of jewellers who all currently run their successful individual brands as well as teaching jewellery. They will guide you through the process of making a ring using traditional goldsmithing techniques such as annealing, forging, soldering, and filing to name but a few. In this workshop you will have the option of making either a wide hammered band or two fine hammered stacking rings (as pictured). Over the course of the class you will have plenty of opportunity to practice your newfound skills. Using a range of tools needed to make your ring, as demonstrated by The Ringsmiths throughout. We also offer gold plating at an additional cost. The plating can be requested at the end of the class. Please note these services have a lead time of 2-3 weeks. Other things to note With a maximum of eight people in any one session, you can rest assured that there’ll be plenty of opportunity for one-on-one interaction with the jewellers.
Craft a gemstone ring with a jeweller
Unleash your creativity in this experience by attending our gemstone ring making workshop. On this experience you will create a beautiful 5-6mm sterling silver ring, from a choice of three styles, using an ancient wax carving technique, and then make the setting for a 3mm gemstone. During the 2 hour workshop, you will use jewellers wax and a selection of professional tools to carve and create your unique ring. We will show you how to make a bezel setting for the gemstone in wax and show you how to add elements, such as textures and granulation to your ring design.  Once cast, we will professionally clean, polish and set your stone for you. Your beautiful sterling silver gemstone ring, will be delivered to you within 2-3 weeks. For international delivery, an additional £12 will be charged. Please bring cash on the day. This experience is ideal for making a wedding ring, engagement ring, or an anniversary ring for your loved one. Gemstones available to choose from: Peridot Citrine Amethyst Blue Topaz Moonstone Garnet Other gemstones are available at an additional cost. Please feel free to check out my other experiences on Airbnb and my Instagram: amia_ah Other things to note Please note that casting in 9ct or 18ct yellow gold and rose gold is at an additional cost.
Speedboat through the heart of London
See many of the city's greatest sights the way they were meant to be seen - from the river, on board the Thames' biggest speedboat, fitted with suspension seating. You'll be welcomed at Tower Bridge Quay by your expert skipper and a personal tour guide for lifejackets and a safety briefing. The sound-system will be fired up with great British tunes and we'll cruise down to Tower Bridge for the best of all selfies. Then hold tight as we take you on a 10 mile high-speed blast to the O2 Arena and back to Tower. We'll throttle back and while you catch your breath take in the sights of the spectacular city. ​ Some of the sights you'll see Tate Modern, St Paul's Cathedral, Shakespeare's Globe Theatre, the Golden Hinde, London Bridge, The Monument, The Shard, Old Billingsgate Fish Market, HMS Belfast, The Tower of London, Tower Bridge, historic Wapping, Canary Wharf, Greenwich, the Cutty Sark and the O2 Arena. PLEASE NOTE THE LENGTH OF THE ACTUAL TRIP IS 45 MINUTES We offset the CO2 produced by paying for Carbon Credits. We buy these on your behalf and believe the small addition to our operating cost is a price worth paying. Please ask if you'd like more information Other things to note You can bring small bags with you but please don't bring large items of luggage. PLEASE ARRIVE AT TOWER BRIDGE QUAY AT LEAST 15 MINUTES BEFORE DEPARTURE TIME.

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Beverley Minster Roof Tour Experience
Your two volunteer guides will meet you inside the Minster close to the Highgate door. Over the hour and a half, they'll introduce you to the characters in history responsible for the building of such an iconic and impressive Medieval minster. After a short walk around the ground floor, you'll be guided up a narrow, spiral stone staircase into the roof of the building. There you'll discover the incredible feats of engineering from almost a thousand years ago that hold this building together, the hidden wall in the roof, a giant hamster wheel that helps to reveal a hole in the church ceiling where you can peer down 70 feet to the ground floor. You discover what brought thousands of pilgrims to this church from 700AD onwards and through this church and its own intimate history, you'll also learn about the history of England.
Sip and Paint in the City
Sip, paint and make new friends! Bring your old ones or make some new ones! Our artist Abigail will be guiding us step by step through a painting- although feel free to go off piste! We will be using acrylics on canvas with occasional use of mixed media such as collage. No expertise necessary, this workshop is purely for the pleasure of creating with likeminded people. Ticket price includes the use of all art materials. London E1 6AA United Kingdom
Private Balcony Football Experience
You will experience the match VIP style and watch the match from the comfort of a first floor private balcony with uninterrupted views of the all the action. You will have the luxury of a private bathroom and a kitchen for drinks (BYOB) and nibbles (provided). You will also have access to a big open plan living space for a half time chill out. The balcony is close to the home stand on the first floor! You can have access to the fridge to chill any beverages. You can arrive 30 minutes before the match Due to social distancing measures a maximum of 6 people on the balcony* Other things to note Bring a camera to capture all the action!
Natural Lipstick Making Workshop
Well, at Token studio, you can attend London’s very first lipstick making workshop, with edible, natural ingredients - you will never have to worry about what’s on your lips! How the course is run: During this workshop, you will be using completely natural ingredients, creating your very own lipsticks from scratch. Then Jing will also help you to explore and create your personal colour to match your skin. There will be a whole range of colours to choose from, including metallic, matte, and glitter. You will be guided through the different types of wax, introduced to all the equipment, melting the wax, selecting the colour, and moulding the lipstick. The lipsticks or lip balms that you create will also be perfect for moisturising your lips to protect you from those upcoming cold winter days. This workshop can roughly last between 60 minutes to 90 minutes. IMPORTANT: Please be aware that the workshop is scheduled to start at its scheduled time. Any lateness by 5 minutes will result in rescheduling by the studio with a cost of £10 per person. Lateness can be highly disruptive to other people attending the class as well as the studio. Other things to note All Materials Provided
The Vegan Taxidermist
Two English classics come together in this workshop and teatime with London’s leading taxidermist, Suzette Field. You’ll learn the art and science of preparing, preserving, and mounting—all the basics of taxidermy. Then, you’ll try it yourself (don’t worry, all the subjects have been ethically sourced—reptile food, pest control or roadkill). Choose to leave your handiwork au naturel or dress it up to create a souvenir worthy of a prime spot on your mantlepiece. Students will have a choice between mouse, rat, guinea pig or mole. COVID-19 UPDATE - Classes are now running and are Covid-19 secure. They are now limited to 2 individuals or 2 groups of people from shared households in order to remain Covid-19 secure. Lunch will also no longer be included until we feel it is safe to do so. Other things to note If you live outside the UK, you'll still be able to take your taxidermy creation home with you. We'll provide you with a certificate to show to customs, or mail your souvenir to your home address.

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West End Bar Crawl - Explore & Party
Get ready for an awesome night out in London! We will visit at least 4 great bars/clubs around the West End/ Soho - and go past many of the recognisable hotspots (such as Leicester Square, Piccadilly Circus, Chinatown) You'll meet up with a group of like-minded party-ers, ready to explore the night. Come with me and get: Free Entry to (at least) 4 venues 4 Free welcome Shots Drinks Deals all night Great Host to guide the way and help you mingle Awesome crowd of people to party with Photos taken throughout the night Sunday-Thursday it can be hard to find the best places to party, which is why we're here! The West End has a huge range of nightlife gems, which are busy every night. I change up the route each night of the week to ensure we end at the best and busiest club for that day. We start off with smaller bars/pubs to get the night started, before heading to more of the dancey-party venues! We'll spend around an hour in each place and will get to the last club between 12-12.30. Then you're free to party the night away! Other things to note: My Crawls are suited mainly to the younger 18-35yrs crowd (though all are welcome!) The bars are not 'traditional' English Pubs, but more bars & clubs. Entry is down to venues' discretion - over-intoxication or inappropriate behaviour is not accepeted.
Guided running tour - Royal Parks & Westminster
Start your day in London in a healthy and active way with a guided running tour around some of the city's must-see sights and most beautiful parks. On our morning run together, we'll visit numerous attractions early before the crowds arrive (getting some great photos), including Buckingham Palace, Trafalgar Square, Big Ben and Westminster Abbey. We'll then enjoy time running through four of London's Royal Parks (Green Park, St James's Park, Hyde Park and Kensington Gardens), admiring tree-lined paths, gardens and lakes, as well as more architecture and monuments including Kensington Palace, Wellington Arch and Royal Albert Hall. In less than 2 hours, you'll see more of London on our run than many visitors see in a whole day! Leave the navigation to me as I'll take you on my favourite running route, provide you with brief commentary on the way and stop for some great photo opportunities. We'll start in Green Park, just outside the underground rail station (accessible by the Jubilee, Victoria and Piccadilly lines, as well as several bus routes), and finish at a cafe on the lake in Hyde Park. The running route will cover about 10kms/6 miles; with breaks, this will take about 90 minutes on average, varying a little depending on length of photo stops and guests' running pace. Tea/coffee and a chat together afterwards is optional, I'll buy the drinks!
Making sushi with a Japanese sushi chef
The address of cooking class will be 170-172 Hammersmith Road London W67JP The restaurant called "Suzu house" In this class you will learn how to make 4 types of sushi that you find at most Japanese restaurants: Hosomaki Nigiri Temaki Uramaki *Vegetarian and Vegan customers are welcome too. please inform us when you arrive. *This class is suitable for gluten free, dairy free and nut free(we only use sesame). We have gluten free soy sauce available. * We don't show how to make sushi rice with this class but you will receive the Instructions of it as well as how to make sushi at home and where you can buy sashimi grade fish. Makiko will also will teach you Japanese table manners including how to hold chopsticks and eat sushi Japanese way. Also why we need wasabi and ginger to eat sushi. Other things to note- Please inform us in advance if you have any dietary concern or if you don't want to use raw fish. We are happy to provide cooked ingredients. Children are welcome. Please note, children aged 6-10 needs to be accompanied by a paying adult over 18 years of age.
London Pottery Workshop
This is a relaxed pottery workshop, giving you a crash course introduction to pottery. Perfect for anyone who is curious about pottery or want to try something new! No prior experience required, all level welcomed. The workshop is a three-hour crash course introduction to pottery where you will learn how to work with the clay and gain basic pottery skills. The tutor will start the workshop by demonstrating different hand-building and throwing on the wheel techniques you will be learning and applying. During the workshop you are welcome to play and experiment with the clay as much as you like. You will be creating something handmade that is truly personal and unique that is made by you. Make some enjoyable memories ( maybe even the scene from ghost ) ! You are welcome to play and experiment as much as you like! Max group class size = 10 In light of the current COVID-19 please be aware of the health and safety guild-lines. The studio is fully sanitised and cleaned before and after the workshop. Everyone is provided with antibacterial wipes, sanitisers, and disposable aprons. Please feel free to bring anything else with you to keep you safe and protected. All material provided and option to glaze fire £5 per piece Other things to note Please make sure your nails are short.
Beverley Minster Roof Tour Experience
Your two volunteer guides will meet you inside the Minster close to the Highgate door. Over the hour and a half, they'll introduce you to the characters in history responsible for the building of such an iconic and impressive Medieval minster. After a short walk around the ground floor, you'll be guided up a narrow, spiral stone staircase into the roof of the building. There you'll discover the incredible feats of engineering from almost a thousand years ago that hold this building together, the hidden wall in the roof, a giant hamster wheel that helps to reveal a hole in the church ceiling where you can peer down 70 feet to the ground floor. You discover what brought thousands of pilgrims to this church from 700AD onwards and through this church and its own intimate history, you'll also learn about the history of England.
Kayaking Adventure to Old Harry Rocks
Our sea kayaking adventure in Studland bay is something pretty special. It marks the beginning of the Jurassic Coastline, a UNESCO World Heritage sight, for one, but for two, our patch of Dorset wild which also happens to be an iconic landmark Old Harry Rocks, that is filled to the brim in myth, magic and legend, with the tales of pirates and smugglers contributing to the history of our home which we happily share along the way. Old Harry Rocks is a beautiful and iconic sea kayaking destination, and the best way to explore this iconic landmark is from a sea Kayak, our hut on the shores of Middle beach is just a short paddle away. After an inital safety briefing you will join us and jump aboard the kayaks to explore Studland bay in Dorset before heading out to Old Harry Rocks. From here, you will be guided you to explore the sea caves, arches and stacks of this iconic landmark by kayak. We will have frequent stops to discuss this area of outstanding natural beauty and there will ample opportunity to learn about the eco system and geology along the way. These trips are run using double sit on top kayaks, please book in your family or social bubble groups as you will be sharing a kayak. If you are booking an uneven group number we have some single kayaks for this situation, if you want a single kayak please contact us and we can discuss other trips with you. Min age 12+
Create A Custom Silver Ring with Wax
This is a fun craft experience, were you will get to create a beautiful 5-6mm sterling silver ring,  from a choice of 3 styles, using an ancient wax carving technique. During the two hour workshop, you will use jewellers wax and a selection of professional tools to carve and create your unique silver ring.  Once cast, we will professionally clean, polish and transform your creation into a beautiful bespoke sterling silver ring, which will be delivered to you within 2-3 weeks. For international delivery, an additional £10 will be charged. Please bring cash on the day. This workshop is ideal for couples or small groups who want to create something truly unique. No experience necessary, just an imagination for creativity. Feel free to check out my Instagram: amia_ah for ring inspirations. Please feel free to check out my other experiences on Airbnb.
Pan-n-Ice, The Ultimate Masterclass in Ice Cream Roll Making
Come and join the fun at Pan-n-Ice's Ice Cream Roll Masterclass! It's the perfect party activity for kids who love ice cream rolls. Our friendly instructors will show you how to make these delicious treats from scratch, and you'll learn all about what ice cream rolls and why its the best way to make ice cream! You'll also get to experiment with different flavors, decorations, and toppings. And the best part? You'll get to take home a batch of free ice cream rolls that you made yourself, along with a recipe book and a certificate of completion to show off to your friends and family. This masterclass is perfect for kids who love ice cream or want to try something new and fun. So, grab your friends and sign up for Pan-n-Ice's Ice Cream Roll Masterclass today! You'll have a blast while learning how to make delicious ice cream rolls.
The Best Photos in London
First, click on our profile and see over 600 reviews of my work. Absolutely impossible to be in London and not have good photos with at least 3 very landmarks: Big Ben, London Eye and the famous red phone booths. So we created an experience that will make you have the best memories with these three icons from London. We will take a small group walk around the Big Ben area where we will also have a great view of the London Eye. During this hike, we'll stop in some strategic locations to take photos. In this experience each person will be able to choose 5 photos, but you can buy extra photos if you want. It's important to remember that it's a shared experience, and you may have more people at the same time as you. If you'd like a private photoshoot, please let us know.
Halloween Ghost Tour
We meet outside Aldgate underground station which is haunted. Then we stop at an old church which is haunted and you will be shown photos of the ghost. Next stop is one of the Murder sites of Jack the Ripper which also is haunted. After we visit Diagon Alley from the Harry Potter movies and then a haunted pub where there are spirits behind the bar. See a barber shop which is linked to Sweeney Todd and would have been a Quack doctor. We will also visit a graveyard from a famous Zombie movie. And the pub from the Johnny Depp movie From Hell. Then the pub frequented by the Elephant Man and some say Jack the Ripper also. Other things to note Minimum age is 10 years old. Children must be with a paying adult 18+. Fancy dress is optional. May not be suitable for people who get scared easily. May encounter witches and werewolves and zombies.
Soho Art gallery crawl & Social
We will take an art gallery tour of Soho and Mayfair Visiting a range of galleries with ~around 90mins of walking gallery hopping and ending with a pub social . I have experience in guided art tours for the last 2 years since Sept 2020 I also offer philosphy and art discussions to make attendees feel at home.
Make a silver ring with The Ringsmiths at Oxo Tower Wharf
Come and enjoy this hands on 2.5 hour workshop getting creative and jewellery making. Craft your very own hammered sterling silver ring, whether as a gift for somebody or a treat for yourself. Hosted by The Ringsmiths, a team of jewellers who all currently run their successful individual brands as well as teaching jewellery. They will guide you through the process of making a ring using traditional goldsmithing techniques such as annealing, forging, soldering, and filing to name but a few. In this workshop you will have the option of making either a wide hammered band or two fine hammered stacking rings (as pictured). Over the course of the class you will have plenty of opportunity to practice your newfound skills. Using a range of tools needed to make your ring, as demonstrated by The Ringsmiths throughout. We also offer gold plating at an additional cost. The plating can be requested at the end of the class. Please note these services have a lead time of 2-3 weeks. Other things to note With a maximum of eight people in any one session, you can rest assured that there’ll be plenty of opportunity for one-on-one interaction with the jewellers.
No Diet Club - Best food in East London
- All food is included / The tour is by walk / Tastings may vary with the seasons This is our second food tour in London with the same spirit as the first one, but in a different neighborhood : East London ! No Diet Club Adventure began in 2017 at London's street food markets before growing across Europe. You often hear you're not eating badly in London, but they're crazy. This multicultural city is full of delicacies and updatesamazing fusions. Local cheese, local ice cream, the best chai in London, our favourite bakery and surprises :) (VEGETARIANS ARE ALWAYS WELCOME) ⇨ IG: @no_diet_club ▶ What we're offering ✔- Many tastings to share - Gras - Fun - A beautiful walk in London - Jokes as nil as ever - Smiles - A list of London recommendations - New friends from around the world
Goat Walking
Looking for a stroll, but with a twist ? Well look no further than our brand new Goat Walking experience. Take one of our cheeky goats for a walk along various routes around The Ranch whilst they feast on the foliage. You will find that the goats are gentle loving creatures full of mischief intelligence and just love human company.  You will lead your own personal goat on a leisure stroll with frequent stops for them to nibble on their favourite leaves and bushes and for you to take photographs of the occasion. This experience is so much fun, so pop on your wellies or walking boots and some old clothes and enjoy 1 hour of hands on goat antics.  The Ranch goats will love to climb over you for food and cause general mayhem. ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​
Discover London Secret Bars
By joining us, you agree to our ethos that 'Secrets are meant to be shared not revealed'. Ideal for solo travelers, groups or couples. Come one come all :) Follow us into London’s historic streets as we discover secret bars often unknown to travelers and locals. The bars we will visit have hidden passages, some require passwords for entry whilst others can only be accessed by appointments only. We will travel back in time to charming speakeasy bars, tasteful 1960s decor, unique themes, dim lights, and enjoy quality cocktails that also experiment with taste and textures. Some of the bars we will visit have exclusive cocktails that have been designed to experience the history of cocktails through time. (Ask us about this, trust me you'll like to try it after you join us). Come explore something different with me and my friends. We provide a relaxing atmosphere that makes you feel like a local. Please note that drinks are NOT included. *PRIVATE BOOKINGS & ALTERNATIVE DATES ARE AVAILABLE: Feel free to get in touch!*
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