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Affordable London Hotel – Citadines Apart Hotel Holborn-Covent Garden London

Recently I spent a weekend in London with some friends and we were lucky enough to stay at Citadines Holborn-Covent Garden. Here are a number of reasons why I think you should consider staying as this affordable hotel in London, the Citadines Holborn-Covent Garden. Location of Citadines Holborn-Covent Garden The hotel is just across the […]

Private Jet Membership as a Travel Option

What is your most preferred method of travel for a holiday? When planning a holiday, how much does your form of travel determine your plans? Would you rather take a train across a country and spend longer travelling rather than choosing to fly to the...

Changing the Guard at Buckingham Palace

A free display of British pomp and ceremony, watch the guards exchange duty outside Buckingham Palace. Read more about Changing the Guard at Buckingham Palace on visitlondon.com Source link

Discovering Two Scottish Gems – The V&A Dundee And The Magnificent Glamis Castle

Back when we were students in St Andrews, there were plans to knock down the building at the waterfront in Dundee and replace them with a V&A Dundee. I don’t pay much attention to things like this but Lloyd does and as soon as we decided to head up to Scotland,...

Things to do today in London: Sunday December 1 2019

If you’re off Christmas shopping this weekend but don't fancy braving Oxford Street during the Black Friday sales (who does?!) there are plenty of places to pick up a crafty gift or two this Sunday. Grab pieces by top artists for a steal at the Art...

Seafood heaven in Lisbon [what you need to try and where to get it]

One of the most desirable aspects of Portugal’s capital city is its location snuggled alongside the Atlantic. This allows for a year-round holiday feel, a cool sea breeze and of course, a diet centred largely around coastal delights. In Lisbon, seafood is a...

Incredible Places You Didn’t Know Exist – Part Two

There are just too many places we wanted to add to this list, so we had to split in two. From the spooky forests of Poland to the beaches of Mozambique, here’s another five incredible places you didn’t know exist. The Crooked Forest, Gryfino, Poland In western...

Pollo con Pepperoni Recipe: Traditional Meat Dish in Roman Cuisine

Pollo con pepperoni, chicken with bell peppers is One of the most well-known traditional meat dishes in Roman cuisine. It’s a simple dish, very tasty, and the result is guaranteed by the quality and the freshness of the ingredients. It’s important...

Most Googled: how many people live in London?

Thinking about how many people live in London is enough to make anyone dizzy – so it’s no wonder you’ve been Googling it. Population projections by the Office for National Statistics suggest that right now, in mid-2018, there are 8.97 million...

Exhibition Alert: My Visit to the New James Cook Exhibition at the British Library – Review

On my final day in England for my trip over to cover the Royal Wedding, I decided to pop into London and visit an exhibition I really didn’t want to miss. The British Library just launched a new exhibition about the voyages of James Cook, putting them into...

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Heathrow Express Decorates for Christmas

Heathrow Express Decorates for Christmas

Heathrow Express, the express train that runs from Heathrow to Paddington in fifteen minutes, has gotten into the Christmas spirit. <iframe loading="lazy" title="Christmas Advert 2022 – Heathrow Express #FestiveExpress – Sir Ranulph Fiennes OBE” width=”500″ height=”281″ src=”https://www.youtube.com/embed/84kWVX2pvsE?feature=oembed” frameborder=”0″ allow=”accelerometer; autoplay; clipboard-write; encrypted-media; gyroscope; picture-in-picture” allowfullscreen> From the press release: Between 5th – 7th December, those […]

25 of the very best things to do in North Wales

25 of the very best things to do in North Wales

There's a new post on The Travel Hack! I’m lucky enough to have lived in North Wales for the majority of my life. When asked where my favourite place in the world is, I always say North Wales! … The post 25 of the very best things to do in North Wales appeared...

Best beaches on Arran

Best beaches on Arran

That Adventurer The Isle of Arran off the west coast of Scotland is renowned for its beauty and a big part of that is down to the beaches on Arran. If you’ve … Read the original full article

Goatfell Arran and Glen Rosa Loop hike in Scotland

Goatfell Arran and Glen Rosa Loop hike in Scotland

Goatfell, Arran is the highest peak on Arran at 874 m above sea level giving it ‘Corbett’ status. Given Goatfell’s height, it’s prominent from the eastern coast of Arran and … The post Goatfell Arran and Glen Rosa Loop hike in Scotland appeared first on That...

Waterloo reclaims title of Britain’s busiest railway station

Waterloo reclaims title of Britain’s busiest railway station

London Waterloo has regained its status as Britain’s most frequently used railway station. The Office of Rail and Road said the station was used by an estimated 41.4 million passengers in the 12 months to the end of March. Today we reveal the stations with the...

The best things to do in Camden with kids & teens 

With its long-held reputation as one of the coolest places in London, thanks to its markets and musical links, a visit to Camden with kids and teens easily tops a lot of city break wishlists. contains affiliate... The post The best things to do in Camden with...

Things to do in Durham with kids

Things to do in Durham with kids

There's a new post on The Travel Hack! If you’re looking to make some incredible family memories and have a weekend break with the kids that includes a combination of: A beautiful city Outdoor fun Avisit to the … The post Things to do in Durham with kids...

Ten London Travel Hacks

Ten London Travel Hacks

Traveling anywhere can present some inherent logistical (and financial) challenges.  Wherever you go, knowing some of the tricks can help you get around, save on your stay, and find extremely fun things to do.  In common parlance, these tricks and shortcuts in...

The best things to do in Kingston with kids

It’s always the way – there’s so much out there to discover that we forget to explore what’s right on our doorstep, so while I live under an hour away, my daughter was one before I managed... The post The best things to do in Kingston with kids appeared first...

National Parks in England & the UK

Looking to get out and explore more of the great outdoors? Check out this guide to the best national parks in England and the UK. The post National Parks in England & the UK appeared first on That Adventurer. Read the original full article

25 things to do in Covent Garden, London

25 things to do in Covent Garden, London

There's a new post on The Travel Hack! I think it’s safe to assume that very few people have visited London without setting foot in Covent Garden, but did you know there’s so many things to do here … The post 25 things to do in Covent Garden, London appeared...

The Fiver – Five Unusual Transportation Methods in London

The Fiver – Five Unusual Transportation Methods in London

Getting around London can be a hassle for many, especially if you traverse the city by car.  This is why many turn to public transport, including busses, cabs, ride share, Boris Bikes, and the London Underground to move about.  However, these are not the only...

Ten Interesting Facts about the M25 Motorway

Ten Interesting Facts about the M25 Motorway

Sometimes referred to as “The World’s Biggest Carpark” by Londoners, the M25 is a major ring road that encircles the capital city of the United Kingdom.  It was part of the plan for London after World War II to ease traffic congestion and now forms a de facto...

A Hidden Neighborhood in London’s City Center

A Hidden Neighborhood in London’s City Center

Travel blog by Travels of Adam (Hipster Blog) – Travels of Adam (Hipster Blog) - Travel & Lifestyle Hipster Blog Seven Dials, London In a city as sprawling as London, many people might be tempted to avoid the city center. It might at first seem like an area...