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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. Our London Connection

London Climate: What Can I Expect? Will We Need Air Conditioning?

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What kind of weather can you expect when you travel to London? Will you get too cold, or too warm? Many American have become accustomed to air conditioning and get concerned that they might have discomfort when traveling in the summer months. How you react to London weather will probably be influenced by where you

The 11 Greatest Things to Do in London During The Summer

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Some say that summer in London doesn’t begin until July 22nd. You may wonder why this particular date has been selected? Well, that is the day when Buckingham Palace officially opens its doors and staterooms for guests to visit and view the splendor while the Royal Family is “summering” at Balmoral in Scotland. Of course,

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

Sample Itinerary for first time visitors to London – London Connection

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 Day 1: GETTING SETTLED Arrive London  —  Meet the London Connection driver after clearing Her Majesty’s Customs in the MEETING HALL. The driver will have a sign with the arriving party’s name. The driver will take you directly to your accommodation, alerting the let-in people that you have arrived and are on your way to the

The Top 15 Can’t Miss Attractions in London

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Don’t Leave London Without Seeing These 15 Things Once you have visited London, YOU WILL BE BACK. Over 17 million visitors come each year to see the heart of the United Kingdom. With the great exchange rate, there couldn’t be a better time to visit the royal city. Planning ahead which attractions are a MUST

7 Ways to Visit Buckingham Palace in London

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There has been a fascination with Buckingham Palace since Queen Victoria made it her residence in 1837. But not until the reign of the current Queen were the doors opened for public view in 1993 — a step towards breaking down perceived barriers. What a great experience to see inside where the  reigning monarch of