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Upcoming events in London

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There is always something exciting happening in London. Each month, each season, each holiday brings a new experience that will add to your London memories. In order for you to immerse yourself in London’s culture, we have compiled a list of events that are happening in London for the next several months. On the list

Favorite London Movies of the London Connection Team

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London is a popular place for filming because it is LONDON — the perfect backdrop for adventure, romance, comedy, history, and even fantasy! You can find modern buildings and bridges, or go around the corner and feel like you are in the 1800s. It seems that more movies are being made in London than in

The British Monarchy – Long Live Our Noble Queen

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The Queen of England  — the British Queen — is an ANOMALY  — she not only survives; she thrives. For years I have watched the life of a lady to whom a nation sings “God save our gracious Queen; Long live our noble Queen; Send her Victorious; long to reign over us.” Somehow she makes

7 Best Museums in London

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British values become apparent when visiting the museums in London—most are FREE. The government and the people esteem art and history so highly and ensure these wonders of the world are open and accessible to the public. The word “museum” first described the 17th century university building in Alexandria. This “seat of the muses” housed

5 WAYS TO SAVE MONEY WHILE TRAVELING TO LONDON

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London has a reputation for being one of the most expensive cities in Europe. When considering hotels and meals, the reputation is deserved. People who save money are people who do their research about London before they arrive in this glorious city. So, let me make a few suggestions based on my years of living

10 Things to Experience in London’s Mayfair

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Mayfair is the most exclusive area in London. In this neighborhood we find London at its best — exquisite architecture, upscale restaurants, fine-tailored suits, and expensive cars. It is the place where people with money want to live. That is the address you want to have: SW1. Very few can actually afford to live in

13 Frequently Asked Questions About London

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The first time I traveled to London, I had so many questions! Having previously visited Asia and Europe where I could speak only some of the languages, I hoped to be able to get around easier in London. Would I need a converter for my electronics? Would my cell service work? How about money? Through

8 Benefits of Staying in a London Vacation Rental

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The expression LOCATION LOCATION LOCATION is a well known bit of advice when traveling to a vacation destination. And even as important is the expression LIVE LIKE A LONDONER. London Connection offers short term, vacation rentals of an outstanding standard, located in the most convenient areas of London. The benefits of vacationing in London in