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Europe Vacation

What to expect in London if you are visiting the busy capital city for the first time

London is a wonderful holiday destination for all types of travellers from around the world and definitely offers something to fulfil their tourist desires.

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Travel Tips and Tools

The Best Free Art In London

London is undoubtedly a capital of the arts and at any given time, there are dozens of special exhibitions on display around the city in addition to a lengthy list of established galleries and museums that call the UK capital their home. Local Londoners and visiting tourists are spoilt for choice with art and as […]

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Destination Guides

A Weekend Away – London

Not only is London the UK’s capital city, it is also the country’s cultural capital, a title it richly deserves and intrepidly defends and while Cardiff, Belfast and Edinburgh all have their own individual charms none of them can compete with London as a destination.  This being the case, I have pulled together an example […]

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Festivals and Events

The London Marathon

The London Marathon is part of the world’s major marathon series and reportedly the biggest annual fundraiser as well. The competition draws nearly one million spectators and will be held on April 21st this year. Race Route Stretching 42 kilometres, the race route winds along the River Thames on the south, past the Tower Bridge […]

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Destination Guides

Visiting The Iconic West End: A Guide to its Famous Landmarks

If you’re looking for London’s most iconic sights, establishments, structures and squares then you only need to visit the West End. At its broadest definition the West End includes Bloomsbury, Covent Garden, Mayfair, Marylebone, Soho and Westminster, among others, and so encompasses many of the city’s most famous landmarks. From museums to shopping to galleries […]

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Destination Guides

The Locals Guide To Life in London

[quote]London, away from the busses and mainstream coffee houses and into its heart…[/quote] City of London skyline from London City HallDiliff / Foter.com / CC BY-SA The main difference between when I had a day out in London as a complete tourist, and to when I have a day out in London now as a […]

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Business Travel

Olympics 2012 Has Instigated Higher Demand for Internships, London, UK

In 2012, for the third time in history, London gets to play host for the Olympics.  This is one of the biggest engineering and construction projects for Europe in this day and age, thus creating thousands of job openings for interns.  There are hundreds of other internships available too that are in a wide variety […]

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Asia Vacation

Kaleidoscopic Thailand

The Kingdom of Thailand is unique among Southeast Asian nations in having developed its rich culture independently of Western colonialism. The kingdom’s Buddhism is the purest in the region. Its language, which is like no other, is enormously rich, with an extraordinary capacity for exact expression of the nuances of human relationships, a sign of […]

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Asia Vacation

Bangkok Night Scene

The word sanuk, meaning fun, is a fundamental precept of the Thai character, and in many ways it is what keeps the pulse of Bangkok beating 24 hours a day. For Thais, sanuk can be had in a variety of entertaining ways – whether it be sipping a leisurely sunset cocktail at a stunning riverside […]

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Asia Vacation

One Night in Bangkok

♫ “One night in Bangkok and the world’s your oyster The bars are temples but the pearls ain’t free You’ll find a god in every golden cloister And if you’re lucky then the god’s a she I can feel an angel sliding up to me” ♪ ♫