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Our Favorite City Walking Tours

Our Favorite City Walking Tours

Our favorite walking cities can all be explored in a day, tracing history through varying ethnic neighborhoods, offering top notch museums, inviting parks, exciting cuisine and of course local artisan shops. Leave all the stress of public transportation and driving in busy cities behind, visit pedestrian friendly cities around the world and take off on […]

May 4, 2010 | By | 1 Reply More
Phantom Of The Opera Sequel  Lights Up The Night In London

Phantom Of The Opera Sequel Lights Up The Night In London

Attention theater lovers – The Phantom is back!  Andrew Lloyd Webber’s much anticipated sequel production, Love Never Dies, opened in London this week to glowing reviews. The plot picks up 10 years after the mysterious disappearance of the Phantom in the basement of the Paris Opera House at the end of the play.  We find […]

March 10, 2010 | By | Reply More
Meet The Real Van Gogh In London This Spring

Meet The Real Van Gogh In London This Spring

The Royal Academy of Arts in London is presenting meet “The Real Van Gogh” from now until April 18, 2010.  The exhibition features 35 original letters by Van Gogh displayed along with almost 100 paintings and drawings.  This unique collection provides an intimate view into the complex mind of this talented but troubled artist.

February 13, 2010 | By | Reply More
Squeeze In A Mini Tour In A Mini Cooper

Squeeze In A Mini Tour In A Mini Cooper

London Sightseeing Tours with a fun twist. The cheeky crew at smallcarBIGCITY in London invite you (up to 3 passengers) to pop into a retro Mini Cooper and take a nostalgic tour of London – nostalgic if you partied in the 60’s  that is!  Your tour guide/driver will be outfitted in 60’s garb that will […]

January 12, 2010 | By | Reply More
Best Walks in Britain – A Must Save Article

Best Walks in Britain – A Must Save Article

The Times Online (London) has posted an article that anyone and everyone who may travel to the UK (in their lifetime) needs to save!  Times Walks – 100 Best Walks In The UK is a fabulous resource for sightseeing on your own two feet whether it be a city stroll or a countryside ramble.   Select […]

October 2, 2009 | By | Reply More
World's Most Luscious Food Markets

World's Most Luscious Food Markets

Local food markets give a glimpse into the soul of a destination.  The crops that local farmers grow and the culinary creations that food artisans produce speak to the history of the location and the traditions of its citizens.  Nothing is more pleasing and engrossing than roaming among the stalls of a neighborhood farmer’s market […]

August 5, 2009 | By | Reply More
Half Price Dining in London

Half Price Dining in London

Taking the family to London is year? – Be sure to pick up a Taste London Dining Card that gives you  50% off your dining bill at over 800 London restaurants.  The card is available from Visit London at a 20 GBP discount, making the price 49.95 GBP.  If you eat lunch and dinner out […]

July 14, 2009 | By | 1 Reply More
Free Sightseeing Tours in Europe's Favorite Cities

Free Sightseeing Tours in Europe's Favorite Cities

Sandeman’s New Europe offers a new concept in sightseeing – free walking tours in Europe’s major tourism cities – London, Paris, Munich, Amsterdam, Madrid, etc.  Their philosophy is that great tours should be offered to everyone and you should pay what you can afford – voila, tip based touring.  You can bet the guides are […]

June 25, 2009 | By | 1 Reply More
Super Low London Vacations from Virgin Atlantic

Super Low London Vacations from Virgin Atlantic

The latest deal from Virgin Vacations is nothing short of WOW! The Virgin group occupies a warm spot in my heart for great service, cheaky humor, and low prices, and their current deal is worth a close look.  From now until March 12, 2009 you can book at 6 night Virgin Value Vacation to London […]

February 11, 2009 | By | Reply More
World’s Best Chocolate Vacations!

World’s Best Chocolate Vacations!

For everyone who loves chocolate as much as I do, it’s time to plan a vacation swirling with chocolate tours and adventures. Nothing matches the euphoric lift after munching on a creamy chocolate delight. Here are eight destinations for immersing yourself in chocolate ecstasy on your next vacation.

January 22, 2009 | By | 1 Reply More
Free Print and Go Discount Coupon For Top London Attractions

Free Print and Go Discount Coupon For Top London Attractions

If you’re planning to jet off to Britain sometime soon, don’t go without a visit to this terrific website: DiscountBritain.net. Discount Britain offers travelers London sightseeing discounts of 20% on attractions such as St. Paul’s Cathedral, Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre, the London Bridge Experience, London Zoo and over 100 more attractions. The coupon will also earn […]

September 2, 2008 | By | 3 Replies More
Sip Champagne In Buckingham Palace!

Sip Champagne In Buckingham Palace!

Normally the gates of Buckingham Palace are closed tight to sightseers, leaving us to gape at red clad guards and wonder just what goes on behind that magnificent gateway. For the first time ever during March and April, a limited number of visitors will have the chance to step through the iron barriers and enter […]

January 31, 2008 | By | Reply More
Find Hotels in Britain – Best Online Hotel Sites

Find Hotels in Britain – Best Online Hotel Sites

Find a great hotel in London, Edinburgh, or throughout the UK. Here are some of the best internet sites for finding hotels, inns and bed and breakfast and vacation rental accommodations. Apartments Barclay Web London Guest Suites Regent Suites Vacation Rentals By Owner CraigsList – London

January 13, 2008 | By | 2 Replies More
Tourist Bureau Guides for England

Tourist Bureau Guides for England

I love skipping over to England – no language barrier, great theatre, an undefined sense of homecoming (maybe because I call Boston home). The first step to a great vacation is gathering essential destination information. Use these resources to plan your perfect trip to England. Get started by ordering a Travel Planner from the British […]

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