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London Neighborhood Guide – Best Areas to Stay in London

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LONDON is a very large and cosmopolitan city made up of many small communities that have grown together. Because of this historic past, the neighborhoods of this great city are all very different. Knightsbridge is very different when compared to Covent Garden or Kensington while Mayfair has a history and personality all its own. The

8 Best Open Air Markets in London

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Open air markets have been happening in London for centuries. Long ago, traders gathered with food and their wares throughout the region to meet the needs of their customers. Fast forward to present day London: locals and visitors still enjoy purchasing fresh produce and pastries, silver and stemware, clothing and collectibles. When you visit London,

London Blue Badge Tourist Guide, Marilyn Collis

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When you travel, you want to have an experience that is unique to London. A guided tour is a wonderful option to learn and understand the history and culture. The challenges with a large group tour are you will hear 20 other’s questions, be shuffled from place to place at someone else’s pace, and possibly

European Itinerary: London, Paris, & Rome

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This might be your first visit to Europe, and you would like to have a “taste” of the most popular and famous cities. Because they are centers of culture for the western world and bases for day trips, our suggestion is to start with London, Paris, and Rome. You will see royal palaces, priceless art,

7 Benefits of Travel: Is it Really Worth It?

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We have all grown up reading about places far away that we can only imagine. What have you studied in books that would change your perspective to personally experience? Perhaps it is a visit to the Tower of London, Westminster Abbey, Stonehenge, or Churchill’s Bunker. Seeing is believing! However, visiting such sites means packing a

8 Things To Do in Covent Garden

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It looks like all roads lead to Covent Garden;  it is the center of London life. You’ll find theatres, museums and shopping galore, quaint and romantic restaurants amidst the cobblestone streets. You will love it! With literally hundreds of things to see and do in Covent Garden, deciding where to start can be a challenge. This

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

Travel Insurance: Is It A Good Idea for Your Time in London?

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London Connection has hundreds of guests each year that stay in vacation apartments in London. Some choose to purchase travel insurance in case of changes or challenges that may occur before or during their travel. Insurance can cover unplanned items such as baggage delay, trip interruption, and emergency accident expenses. Some guests don’t feel it