Anglophile Blog

London Vacation Rentals: Property Code vs. Physical Address

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London Connection has been fine tuning the art of caring for our guests and vacation apartments since 1985. One of the precautions we have implemented is: not publicizing the physical address of our properties. Instead, we assign a property code. We show actual photos of the inside and outside of the accommodations on our website. Since these

The 7 Best Non-touristy Things To Do In London

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When traveling to London, there are some iconic places that all tourists want to visit — AND THEY SHOULD. Yet sometimes, being a “tourist” can get tiresome. You long to blend in and pretend you are a local for a day. King Arthur and Guinevere sang about it in the musical Camelot when they wondered,

15 London Gardens That Will Stir Your Senses

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There is something enchanting about a garden, isn’t there? Parks seem to be busy and crowded, yet a garden is more serene and secluded. Poets, authors, and composers have long felt inspiration while in nature. Artists and photographers have captured the beauty and allowed us to see a glimpse of what they personally viewed. English

9 Steps From London Heathrow Airport to Your London Doorstep

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Many of our guests arrive at the Heathrow Airport and want to be prepared for what will happen after they get off of the plane. We put together the NINE STEPS of the normal process so you won’t be anxious of the unknown. We suggest you take advantage of our car service through David Norman,

Top 13 Most Romantic Places to Visit During Your Honeymoon in London

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You know those fairy-tale weddings where the Princess marries her Prince Charming? Well, after your beautiful wedding surrounded by friends and family, why not travel to where the royalty actually live? That’s right — come to London! All of us at London Connection have taken the opportunity to spend time in London with our sweethearts.

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 21st. 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,