Do you know what we love the most about Google Autocomplete? Is it because it saves us time by finishing our sentences like our best friend? No! What we love is the secrets it reveals! As the search engine suggestions are based on what people have been searching for the most, a quick look into what people are asking about London has revealed some curious musings…
1. We have a secret fascination with serial killers
Where in London is Rillington Place – the top search happens to be the address of London serial killer John Christie, who murdered women and hid their bodies in parts of his house.
2. We love pandas
Does London zoo have pandas? There are over 750 species of animal at London Zoo. Pandas, however, are not currently one of them.
3. We are still trying to find ourselves
Where is London located – we can help with this one! Just click here Where is London – a guide for aliens and earthlings.
What London Borough am I in
Which London Borough am I In
London near me
Does London have a county – third suggestion after the pandas!
4. Some suspicious activity seems to be going on
London Drugs – ranked high… then we realised the search was actually about a Canadian clothing store by the same name in Richmond, Canada. Phew! London’s reputation remains unblemished.
5. We have some curious questions about London
Where London water comes from
How London was built
When London was built
Does anyone live in London Bridge
Does anyone live in the Tower of London – this strange search appeared alongside ‘Does anyone live in..’ the arctic, the south pole and the haunted Enfield House?
Why London is the best – it just is, ok? It’s the best city in the world. And here is why 10 Reasons why you will fall in love with London.
6. We want to entertain our children
London for Kids
London with kids
London with toddlers
London with a baby
London with teens
7. Sometimes Londoners despair…
Why London underground strike – you can feel the frustration in their voice here.
London without social climbers
How does anyone afford to live in London
8. And Brexit is a sore subject…
Can London stay in the EU
9. But then we regain faith
10. We love Manchester and Oxford…
Which London station goes to Manchester
What London station goes to Oxford
11. We also love Amsterdam, Paris and New York…
London to Amsterdam
London to Paris on the train
London to New York
12. But we are secretly competitive
London versus New York
London versus Paris
London versus Sydney
13. And we definitely love a freebie
London for free – there is definitely plenty to do for free in London. Read our 50 Free Things to do in London post to find out more!
Are London Museums free
Stay in London for free – sorry, we can’t help with this one, but we can find you an amazing serviced apartment at really good value for money if you want us to 🙂
So there you have it, what people have been thinking about London. And you thought the search engines were only being helpful!
*All content accurate at the time of searching. However, other factors can influence Google Autocomplete.