Our four top apps
We’re located where the hip East End meetings the vibrant City of London. Where old meets new in an ever changing landscape of incredible contemporary architecture, developing around the listed and notable historic buildings and sites dating as far back as the Roman era.
Get to know the area and find your way around with our favourite apps.
Makes exploring an unfamiliar neighbourhood a total painfree pleasure. Enter your destination and it will give you live real time routing to get you slickly to your destination. The app will tell you the best bus route to take or tube to catch (even advising where to stand on the platform), how to walk or cycle there (and the amount of calories you’ll burn) and, even a rain safe option if you’ve forgotten your brolly.
Hailing a cab always looks so easy in the movies, even when it’s raining. In reality no one can actually whistle like that and we all default to a frantic flailing of the arms to secure our ride. Well, now you need do nothing more than a few taps of the finger into the UBER app which will call you a car straight to where you’re standing. You can track your designated driver and even choose your preferred route. At the end, payment is completely fuss free, just hop out and the card you’ve registered on the app will be debited.
A slick guide to London’s best restaurants, Velocity is a curation of the city’s top dining experiences; from Michelin-starred classics to neighbourhood gems. You can search according to area, short list your favourites and even book your table. It also has a pay in-app function for hassle free settling of the bill.
She’s a sexy and cheeky wing woman to help you find the best bars and secure you a spot. Research Bar Chick’s top suggestions via the app where she’ll give suggestions depending on your criteria or message her for live replies, recommendations and a little flirty banter. Bar Chick has the inside track on the best bars for business deals, dates or parties as well as the newest openings.