17 Things You Only Realise When You Move Away From London

Goodbye Tube strikes and £6 pints....

1) London isn’t the centre of the universe

Say wha?

2) There are plenty of rad places to live that aren’t our capital city

Brighton, Bristol, Cornwall… Take your pick.

3) Tube strikes don’t bother you anymore

4) Neither do aggressive lorry drivers

5) With no commute, you have more time to spend doing this….

6) This…

7) And this…

8) Nights out are waaay cheaper

9) But town does have a tendency to look like this past 1am

10) Pints don’t cost £6

11) Yoga classes don’t cost £15

12) And rent isn’t crippling your bank account anymore

13) Plus shops actually close at 5.30pm

14) Which means you have more money to spend going places like this…

15) It’s great to go back and visit London

16) Sometimes you get pangs when you see sights like this…

17) But would you ever go back to living in London?


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