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15 Useful Things to Know Before You Visit London

From quintessential red phone booths and double-decker buses to Afternoon Tea and Buckingham Palace—there is something for everyone to enjoy in this city. London is an eclectic mix of old and new, full of history and tradition as well as modern art and contemporary restaurants. Although we share a language with England, there are quite a few differences to be aware of when visiting. I’ve pulled together my top 15 things to know before you go for those of you…

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Where to Stay in London – Hotels for Every Budget

It’s no secret that London is my absolute favorite big city! And one of the best parts about London is the charming neighborhoods. Along with charming neighborhoods, London has no shortage of charming hotels–but, unfortunately, they also come at a high price. When searching for a hotel, pick a few neighborhoods you’d be interested to stay in and then start your search from there. Below I’ve provided a list of hotel recommendations. I haven’t stayed in all of these locations,…

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13 In England

London, England – The Perfect Itinerary for First-timers

We’re so excited for your upcoming trip to London! From quintessential red phone booths to afternoon tea and Buckingham Palace—there truly is something for everyone to enjoy in this city. London is an eclectic mix of old and new, full of history and tradition as well as modern art and contemporary restaurants. We can’t wait for you to experience everything this incredible city has to offer. Whether you have a long weekend or an entire week, we’ve got the perfect…

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7 In England/ Travel

Kate & Will’s London – A Royal-worthy Trip

Okay, so I know some of you are going to roll your eyes when you see this post as you couldn’t care less about the Royal Family, but if you’re anything like me you find the pomp and circumstance, and all the pageantry incredibly fascinating! On our recent trip to London we visited Buckingham Palace and strolled around Kensington Palace. I couldn’t help but think it’d be fun to visit London on a Kate and Will itinerary. So roll out…

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4 In England

The English Seaside – Brighton + Seven Sisters

A road trip through England has been on my bucket list for some time now. I’d love to spend a week visiting seaside towns and staying in quaint cottages. Since we found ourselves with a sunny day and warm weather on our last day in London we decided to drive south for a hike at Seven Sisters Country Park and fish and chips in Brighton. At last, I could finally live out this dream (somewhat!). We woke up early and…

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6 In England/ Travel

My Trip to London

Hi Guys! I’m back from our trip to England and France and have to apologize for not posting while I was gone. I fully intended to as we had wi-fi at all of our hotels, but the service was a bit in and out so it was difficult to upload photos. To be totally honest, it was a blessing in disguise as it was nice to put the laptop away and fully enjoy the vacation! Today I have a few…

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15 In England/ Travel

New (to me) Adventures in London!

Mike and I have a trip planned to London to visit friends in the beginning of September. We’ve both been several times (I’m probably getting into double digits at this point). London is my absolute favorite city and if there was a way for me to live there for a year or two I would jump/dive/leap/roll out of a moving vehicle (you get the point) at the chance! But until that time comes I’m always happy to visit! The other…

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