Anglophile Blog

LONDON, THE CITY OF SPECIAL OCCASIONS

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LONDON CONNECTION VACATION RENTALS believes that London is the ideal destination for special celebrations. It is a city where history becomes a romantic tale; it is a city where people still ride around town in magnificent carriages. London is a town where Queen Mary’s jewels still glitter on a granddaughter who wears them with great

Favorite Restaurants of The London Connection Team

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London is a mecca for many cultures with their varied foods. It is easy to find a FANTASTIC MEAL in London, no matter what your tastes are. We thought it would be interesting to take a little survey of a company that is based in London and the U.S. to find out what are their

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,

The Crown That Reads Like a History Book

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London Connection guests frequently ask our advice on what sites and events they should visit while staying in one of our vacation rental apartments. Every London itinerary should include the Jewel House at the Tower of London where the magnificent crowns, scepters, orbs, swords, all covered in jewels record Britain’s glorious history. These beautiful objects

A RETROSPECT FROM A RETURNING LONDON TRAVELER

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LONDON is one of the most exciting cities on the planet and the number one destination for the English-speaking world. We at the LONDON CONNECTION VACATION RENTALS believe that a successful stay in this magnificent city is enhanced by preparation and awareness before living in London as Londoners live. Mrs. Moore and I have just

London Visitors want to know: Where can I see the Queen?

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Everyone loves the Queen! One of the most exciting moments of a vacation to London is that moment when a visitor to this great city sees the Queen in person. Often his first comments when he returns home are WE SAW THE QUEEN. It is a souvenir like no other memory, and we all share

How to Experience London: Hotel, Vacation Rental, or Airbnb?

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Traveling in today’s world is filled with choices like never before. Once you decide where you want to visit, the next big decision is where to stay. Hotels used to be the only option, but now vacation rental companies like London Connection and rent-a-residence like Airbnb have changed the traveler’s landscape. How will you decide