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Community events

Has anyone been to the community events that thesqua.re organises? I want to go to one but I'm not completely sure how ...

Best things to do in London in the summertime

Hello All. Just moved from New Orleans to London this week with my work. Luckily, I have been welcomed with a London ...

First Diwali in London

Hey everyone! This year will be my first Diwali abroad and I'm a bit clueless about the celebrations in the city here. ...

Brunch Spots

Morning all! Just moved to Canary Wharf over the weekend and my day doesn't start until 2 pm today. Any good places ...

Sports Club

Anybody here fancy a bit of golf? Hit a few balls over the weekend! Suggestions for sports club in and around the city ...


Hi, I'm a big fan of theater and currently staying in Aldgate with thesqua.re, can a local please suggest good theaters ...

Grocery shopping from home

Am I the only one or have we had one too many rainy days off late? Can anyone here please suggest a service which ...

Madame Tussauds

I guess tourist season came early this year because I haven't been able to take the kids since weeks! The crowds are ...

Eating out, River Side

Our apartment has a nice view of Thames but we haven't yet found 'the' place to dine at, one with a view of the river. ...

Drinks with clients

I need a place to take a client out for a drink tomorrow, is there anywhere that looks classy but wont cost too much? I ...

Puppet Shows

Back home in Cape Town we have puppet shows happening in our community all the time, lately I've been on the lookout ...

Fish & Chips?

A good place for fish and chips in Camden? Anyone?

Nightlife Blues!

There is so much nightlife in London, but I'm not sure how to find out what is happening in my area (I'm staying in ...


Any suggestions for a good donuts place on Maltby Street?

Cafe with good WiFi?

Any quiet Cafe up Carnaby St where I can get some work done? Good WiFi will be a plus!

Casual Drinks, Liverpool St

I'm looking for great places to take clients on a casual drink but don't want to break the bank! Does anywhere know of ...

Brekkie in Canary Wharf

Where is good for a corporate breakfast meeting? I'm based in Canary Wharf and struggle to find anywhere beyond Pret a ...

Great english breakfast spots?

Colleagues keep telling me to experience having a "Full English" breakfast - where can I go in the Aldgate area to get ...


Can someone please suggest a good sauna in the city, thanks. Anywhere around Central London will be perfect.


Can anyone recommend a good bookstore near Fitzrovia? Time to pick up on my reading this holiday season! Thanks

Sports Bar

Good bar near Trafalgar Square? Preferably with a pool table

Fish and Chips, Shoreditch

I’ve come to London and I’ve always heard about your Fish and Chips, where would be a good place to get them in the ...

Cafe with good wifi

Looking for a quiet, peaceful cafe to get some work done, near Barbican.

Office Sharing Space

Any shared office space over in South London anyone? Will be a big help thanks!

Bookshops in Limehouse

Can anyone please suggest a good bookshop in Limehouse, someplace stocking the classics?

WiFi spots in Old Street

I'm staying in Old street at the moment, but I have a few hours in between meetings tomorrow. Can someone recommend a ...


Last night I was taken to a bar that played rock music, I can't remember the name but can anyone recommend another good ...

Parks and Recreation

I work indoors all day, and I feel the need to get some fresh air this weekend. Can anyone recommend a good park? ...

Christmas Season shopping

Can anyone recommend any Christmas markets? I fancy some mulled wine!

Area recommendations - London Bridge

I'm looking for somewhere I can drink some authentic ales - lots of pubs and bars near to where I work in London Bridge ...

Bus Route Map

I'm really confused about the bus routes in the city, is there an app for it I can use to keep track? I've taken the ...

Indoor running tracks

I love a good jog in the morning, any clubs with an indoor jogging track I could hit in the city?

Bowling Alleys?

Any bowling alleys in Farringdon?

Turkish Cafe?

Good Turkish Cafes or Restaurants in town? Suggestions?

Apple Store

Hi I'm new to the city, is there any Apple Store near Oxford Street? Gotta turn in my tablet for an upgrade.

Bakery near Piccadilly?

Gotta a pick up a cake for a birthday in office, anybody know a good bakery near Piccadilly?

Indian Restaurant in Vauxhall

Any good Indian restaurants in the area or nearby? Missing home cooked food!

Music supplies

I need to buy a Gibson as a wedding present, where can I get my hands on one near Aldgate?

Corporate Lunch in Central London

Good corporate lunch spots in Central London? Will help boost productivity!

Beach in London!?

I've heard that there is a BEACH in London!!! Is this true? Has anyone been?

New Years Fireworks

Is there any fireworks displays on over New Years? I vaguely remember seeing something on TV near the Big Ben, is that ...

Starbucks in Fitzrovia

I need my daily dose of caffeine and I can't seem to find any Starbucks around here, help!


Any good gyms/fitness clubs in East London?

Shopping Tips

I am staying in a serviced apartment in the West End and have noticed that many shops are not open on Sundays? Is this ...

Berlin Pass or Welcome Card : Which one is worth buying?

My husband and I will be in Berlin for 5 days in late July. Mostly we will rely on public transportation to get around. ...

Best Place in Apartment Neighbourhood for a Client Meet

Hi, I am staying at one of your apartments in Ealing and have an important client-meeting to plan for the weekend. Can ...

Healthcare centres or Quality Hospitals in Luxembourg

Hello everyone! I have just booked myself a month-long stay at one of your premium apartments in the neighbourhood of ...

Oyster Card and Tube route Query

Hello! I just arrived in London today. I have been put in a nice stay near Hyde Park. I will be working with some ...

Bilingual or International School in Trocadero

Hello! My name is Joanna and I will be relocating to Paris in the start of the upcoming month. I will be moving with my ...

Good venues in and around Back Bay for hosting Corporate meetings.

Hello everyone. I am booked to stay at one of your stays in Back Bay neighbourhood of Boston. I will be in Boston for ...

where can one get it and where all can it be used?

Hello everyone, I booked a two-week stay at one of your apartments on Burlington road. I am coming to Dublin on ...

What can one see and do in Dublin?

Hello, me and my partner will be travelling to Dublin for an art exhibition which will keep us busy for the first week, ...

Best and Fastest mode of Transport in San Francisco

Hello people! My name is Diana Theron and I am visiting SFO for 2 weeks for an art project that I am working on. I have ...

how can I travel from SFO to Lake Tahoe for a weekend break

Hi! I have been staying in one of your stays in Fisherman’s Wharf since a month now. Thanks to your city blogs and ...

Doctors or Private Hospitals in the Neighbourhood

Hello, I have just arrived in one of the studio apartments in Trocadero. Since the last two days, I have developed a ...

Asking for tips from a local of Paris on being safe in the city

Hello everyone! I am booked to come over to Paris the next week. Have two days of Business, and I wish to utilize the ...

Transport from JFK/LaGuardia to Serviced apartment

Hi guys! I have just booked a month’s stay at one of your apartments in Madison Square. I will be arriving with my kids ...

Gift or Bookstores near Paris Apartment

Hi all! My name is Keira and I have been staying in one of the serviced apartments in Luxembourg. I will soon start to ...

Society of San Francisco and General City Etiquettes

Hi there! My name is Bradley and I will be arriving in San Francisco by the end of this month. This will be my first ...

Luggage-transfer concierge service of thesqua.re

Hello my name is Therese. I will be staying at your 2-bedroom Penthouse property at Ballsbridge with 4 other colleagues ...

New York City Pass (City sights Pass)

Greetings to everyone here! I and my family (husband and my sweet twins of 8) are booked to come to New York in the ...

Enquiry about the best Traditional Pubs in Dublin

Hi guys! My name is Kimmy and I will be visiting Dublin the next week. I have booked my stay at one of your apartments ...

How to get from Grand Central Terminal to Bronx (NYC)

Hi! Can someone tell me how to travel from Grand Central Terminal to Bronx? Should I be taking a train to get there ...

What are the best city-travel apps for Paris

Hello everyone! My name is Noah. I will be arriving in Paris the next week and I am booked to stay at one of your stays ...

How to get tickets for World Athletics Championship in London

Hello there! My name is Wilkins. Me and my wife shall be travelling to London in the first week of August and will be ...

Quality healthcare centres in temple Bar in Dublin?

Hi! I am arriving in Dublin and will be staying three weeks in the city on business. Because of my diabetes, I ...

What mode of public transport to get around in Hong Kong?

Hello I am new to forum! I am arriving in Hong Kong at the end of this month for an art exhibition that I am working ...

thesqua.re's community gathering events in Dublin and of future schedule

Greetings everyone! My name is Sean and I will be in Dublin for a month. That’s quite a long time to be in a city in my ...

Air France Bus for transport in Paris

Hi all. I wanted to know about the Air France Bus for airport transport. Where is it available from and does it travel ...

Tipping amount/percentage in London’s restaurants and bars

Hi all! I will be coming over to London in the last week of August for a month-long project. I am booked to stay at one ...

How much of time will it take to get to Clarke Quay from Changi airport in Singapore

Hi all! I will be coming to Singapore the next week on a business trip. In all probability I might have a client ...

Oyster Card- How to pre-order it and where can it be topped?

Hi all! I am travelling to London for business and will be staying for a month or more. My place of work is housed in ...

Best mode of transport from Heathrow airport to Shoreditch apartment- Uber or airport rental?

Hello everyone! My name is Linda and I am new to this forum. I have booked a stay for me and my partner at one of your ...

Can members of the public go to Paris Fashion Week?

Hi everyone, I’m staying in Paris for work and would love to visit at least one show at the forthcoming Paris Fashion ...

Travel from Denmark to Hong Kong

So me and my family are thinking about driving to Hong Kong. But the thing is borders to Russia. I read that you ...

Cinemas or theatres near Trocadero?

What can I do near Trocadero area on an evening out? Are there any cinemas or theatres nearby? I am also especially ...

Freedom Trail in Boston worth visiting?

Hello fellow travelers, I had a question related to Boston and the freedom trail. I’ve read a lot about it and how it's ...

Best Pizza in New York?

I’ve always heard pizza is legendary in New York and now that I’ll be in the city for work, I could really use some ...

What to bring to Halloween at Disneyland?

For a family trip we are visiting Paris in October and timing it with Disneyland’s Halloween. Has anyone been in the ...

How do I get to the Asia art fair in Paris?

I’ll be staying at the rue de Louvre and wanted to attend the Asia art fair in Paris. How do I get to the fair? Can I ...

Christmas shopping in Singapore?

Where can I find decent Christmas gifts for my friends back home in Singapore? I will be flying back near Christmas and ...

Best place to watch the Columbus Day Parade in New York?

Hi everyone, I will be visiting New York in the first week of October, just in time for the annual Columbus Day Parade. ...

What to see at Wexford fringe festival 2017?

I’ve heard a lot about this festival which runs in parallel to the Wexford Opera Festival. This year will have 300 ...

Best way to get around Boston?

Is the T the best way to get around Boston? What about busses? I may also have to travel slightly outside Boston, in ...

Most Instagrammable spots in London?

I read recently that London is the most instagrammable city on Earth. Any spots in particular one should visit if ...

Rooftop Bars near Orchard Road?

Hi everyone, I will be staying very close to Orchard Road and wanted recommendations for good rooftop bars near Orchard ...

Bakery in Bangalore?

I will be staying in Bangalore for ten days and would be interested in sampling some cakes from a Bangalore bakery. I ...

New York modern art galleries?

Can someone recommend a few good modern art galleries in New York? If they are open till late evening, then that would ...

Hong Kong Uber vs public transport?

I plan on travelling extensively within the busiest parts of Hong Kong during my 5-day trip to the area. I’m trying to ...

Public transport for the week in Dublin

If I’m in Dublin for the week, is it wise to get a 1-week travel card for public transport? Is there such a card? If ...

Vintage cinemas in Paris?

I am a major movie buff and even on a work trip I love discovering new cinemas and was wondering where I can find a ...

Chinese food in Paris?

I am staying in Paris for 6 days and wanted to sample some authentic Chinese cuisine while I am there. Where can I find ...

Child friendly parks in Brooklyn?

Hi everyone, I plan on being in Brooklyn for 10 days next months and was looking for child-friendly green spaces/parks ...

Gym near Brooklyn?

Hi I plan on staying in Brooklyn for 3 weeks for a work trip and am a regular gym goer so am looking for a decent gym ...

Top tourist attraction in Berlin?

I will be visiting Berlin next week and wanted suggestions for the best tourist attractions in Berlin?

Best plum pudding/Christmas desserts in New York?

Hello, where can I find really authentic Plum pudding in New York for this Christmas? I have just moved to NYC with my ...

Outdoor eating in Berlin?

What are some popular restaurants in Berlin that also have outdoor seating? I will be visiting in the warmer months so ...

Child friendly restaurants in New York?

Hello, I will be staying in Brooklyn for my week long holiday but plan on visiting New York as much as possible. I have ...

Best cheesecake in New York?

Hello, it’s my first time visiting New York and I wanted recommendations for some good cheesecake. It could be a ...

Places to run outdoors in Boston?

I try not to stop running even while travelling and as such was looking for recommendations for places to run in ...

Best way to get to the Zouk Out festival in Singapore?

How do I get to the Zouk Out festival in Singapore? Is the location accessible via public transport?

Coffee shops in San Francisco?

Hi I need suggestions for good coffee shops in San Francisco. Anything which does a decent, strong coffee and maybe ...

Best markets in Bangalore?

Where do I find the best markets where the locals shop in Bangalore? I’m ok with malls as well, but ideally looking for ...

Singapore best temples?

What are some of the best temples in Singapore? I am interested in both Hindu temples and Buddhist monasteries.

Best macarons in Paris?

Paris has the world’s best macarons and I’m trying to find the best places in the city to find them. Any suggestions?

Travelling from Heathrow to Central London?

What is the fastest way of getting from Heathrow to the City (Bank etc.) ? Is a taxi better or the underground or any ...

Top museums to see in New York?

I only have a weekend in New York so which museums should I add to the top of my list? I’m very interested in art, ...

What are some of the best local dishes in Dublin?

What are some of the local dishes in Dublin that I must try? I would love to try local pub food especially.

What is the Dublin Temple Bar Tradfest?

I am interested in the Dublin Temple Bar tradfest and wanted to know what exactly it is? I just know that it’s a mini ...

Attractions in North London?

Hello fellow travelers, what is there to see in North London? I’ve heard of Alexandra Palace but am looking for some ...

Paris Fashion Week tickets?

Hello fellow travelers, where can I buy Paris Fashion Week tickets? I am interested in attending any of the shows as ...

Venue for London Short Film Fest 2018?

I plan on working in London during January and know that the Short Film Festival takes place in January. Where is it ...

What are some of the best bars in Canary Wharf?

Hi everyone, I will be in Canary Wharf for 4 days next week and wanted to know which bars are the best for a relaxed ...

San Francisco Zinfandel tasting world famous?

Hello fellow travelers, I have heard about the San Francisco Zinfandel tasting being world famous. Why is that? Is some ...

How can I find a great serviced apartment in Aldgate ahead of the London Marathon?

Hey there! I’ll be visiting London sometime on 20th April, just in time for the London Marathon. I’m trying to look for ...

Great restaurants in Bloomsbury?

Hi! Any heads up for good eateries around Bloomsbury?

Holiday apartment at London Bridge

I wish to see the London Marathon, is London Bridge a good place to stay for the marathon?

Sydney Comedy Festival, anyone?

What’s on at the Sydney Comedy Festival?

Any info on Singapore International Festival of Arts?

Which shows should I book at SIFA this year? Any favorites?

Booking a serviced apartment in London

Just planned a trip to London. Got any insights on rent prices for serviced apartments in London?

Best neighbourhoods for renting apartments in London

Which neighbourhoods are good to rent an apartment in London for a week?

Domestic helper in Hong Kong

Any domestic helpers in Hong Kong ? Where can I source them from?

Private English Tutor in Hong Kong

Just moved to Hong Kong on work appointment. I have two kids----need a good private English tutor. Do fill in please….

Good schools in Paris, France

Could anyone suggest the best schools in Paris, France? I am moving in from UK, would an English speaking international ...

Boarding schools in London

Any suggestions on good options for boarding schools in London? What is the minimum tuition fees?

French language lessons

Hey, where can I get some French language lessons in France?

Summer Camps for kids in Hong Kong

I have two kids and we moved to Hong Kong a month ago. We need to know if there are any great summer camps in Hong Kong?

Tips on moving to France

I am moving to France in September this year. Any tips for an expat moving to France?

Relocating to HK with family

I am relocating to Hong Kong with my family where should I stay?

Relocating to London with Family

I am moving to UK with my family of four in May 2019. Need advice on moving to London.

Jobs for a non-French speaker in Paris

Are there any English speaking jobs in France for a non-French speaker?

Paid internships abroad

I am planning to apply for a paid internship. I have no idea which are the best options abroad. Anyone here applied for ...

Seafood restaurants in Hong Kong

Any leads on the best seafood restaurants in Hong Kong?

Pet adoption in Hong Kong

Where can I adopt a pet dog in Hong Kong?

Expat friendly neighbourhoods in Hong Kong

I am relocating to Hong Kong later this year. Can anyone guide me on some expat friendly neighbourhoods in Hong Kong?

Staying in Canary Wharf

Is Canary Wharf a good place to live in?

Is Fitzrovia safe?

Is Fitzrovia safe? Is it a good neighbourhood to reside in?

Places to stay in Berlin

Hey guys, I am moving to Berlin this winter. I just wanted to know where can I stay in Berlin? Do help me in finding it ...

Restaurants in West Drayton

Any info on good restaurants in West Drayton? I arrived here almost a week ago on a work assignment. It wouldn’t hurt ...

Travel tips to Hong Kong

Hey, I am going to Hong Kong sometime in September. Need travelling tips. Please share.

London travel cost

How much will it cost to if I stay in London for 10 days?

Day trips from Singapore

Hey people, I have a little query. Could anyone of you tell me what would be the best day trips from Singapore?

Cheap places for rent in London

I am here in London on a work trip and will be staying here for more than 3 months. I wished to know if there are any ...

Business in Singapore

What is it like to do business in Singapore?

Best areas to live near Wembley

Anyone familiar with London? Need help in finding the best places to live near Wembley.

Paris accommodation

I will be visiting Paris in August. Thinking of booking here. Can anyone suggest what it is like staying at the Paris ...

Events and festivals in Amsterdam

What are the famous events in Amsterdam during summers? Any good suggestions?

Visiting Hong Kong

I am planning to visit Hong Kong later this year. Is it a nice destination to visit?

Family outing in London

Any good suggestions for a good family outing in London? Are there any good historic sites to visit in London like some ...

Best Sushi restaurant in Berlin

Which is the best Sushi restaurant in Berlin?

Attractions near Belgravia, Kensington and Chelsea

I’ll be travelling to London later this year on a work assignment and I thinking of staying in either of these ...

Exchange money in Hong Kong

Where can I exchange money in Hong Kong? Came here a week ago and changed some of my cash at the airport when I ...

Travel hacks to know before an extended stay in London

I am planning to visit England this summer. Just wondering if I could lay my hands on some travel hacks before my ...

Visit Hong Kong Disneyland in summers

Disneyland in Hong Kong or California, which one is better? Looking forward for your answers. Cheers!

Places to see in Hong Kong

What are the best places to see in Hong Kong? I came to Hong Kong for some work and now I am thinking of going out on ...

Affordable area to live in Hong Kong

Does anyone have any update and info on the most affordable areas to live in Hong Kong?

Marina Bay attractions

I will visit Singapore next month. I am planning to stay near Marina Bay. Any tips on attractions around the apartments ...

How to travel Greece, Montenegro, Croatia & Hungary?

Me & a few friends are planning a trip to Europe, we are most interested in going to Greece (Athens & Mykonos), ...

Best time to visit Hong Kong

Can someone tell me what is the best time to visit Hong Kong?

Best places to stay in Sydney

I’ll be moving to Sydney in September, can anyone here help me in finding some good places to stay here. I’ll ...

Best places to eat near Covent Garden

Any good restaurants near Covent Garden?

Attractions in Kowloon and Causeway Bay

I have plans to visit Hong Kong for a work trip of about two weeks. Though my schedule is a bit tight, but I am ...

Visiting Netherlands

Hey y’all! I have been planning a short trip to Netherlands, could anyone of you hand out a few tips about the best ...

Travelling to London

Hey all, I need good ideas on where to visit in London. Can anyone let me in on the hidden gems in London?

Spend a week in London

What is the cheapest way to spend a week in London?

Festivals in London-August and September

I need a little list of events and festivals happening in London in August and September, just to be ready ahead of my ...

Best apartments in New York

Hi, Can you guys let me know which of your apartments in New York are the best selling ones?

Vienna and Berlin

How different is Vienna from Berlin?

Europe Trip

I am planning a trip to Europe for a week along with a business trip to Munich. Any suggestions on the top 5 cities I ...

A day’s itinerary to Amsterdam

Hello! I am visiting Amsterdam for a day from Berlin. Any heads up on places I should visit in a day?

ADAM’s Beer Festival August

How to enjoy the most at ADAM’s Beer fest? Has anyone here heard about it?

Popular Singapore events

Hi all. I will be visiting Singapore soon. Need to know about the famous festivals there.

Going to New York for the first time

Heading to New York this month. It will be my first trip there. Any important checklist that I should consider before ...

Living in Aldgate

I will be travelling to London from Ireland for a three week work trip. I will be staying at Aldgate east. What is it ...

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