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Exploring Cornwall

It is naive to think that just one city sets the tone for an entire county. I quickly learned that just because you have visited London does not mean that you have visited England. I love London don't get me wrong, but it is only…
Norwegian flights

UK Editor Round-up: Transatlantic flights, Easter and Tea

Norwegian's summer flights from the UK to the US It’s so tempting. So tempting to just press ‘book’, because Norwegian are launching a new service this summer of direct flights from London Gatwick to Fort Lauderdale, Orlando, New York and LA. Prices are ridiculously low…
confused hometown with downton abbey

UK Editor Update: Looking for Downton Abbey

American tourists flock to wrong village in search of Downton Abbey The Telegraph, 02 Sep 2013 I laughed out loud when I came across this article – my parents have recently moved to Downton in Wiltshire, so it just tickled me to think of confused…

Free Attractions on London’s South Bank

Do you hear "free things to do in London" and think "No way!" We'll have you re-thinking that response in no time. London’s South Bank has so much to offer for both the tourist and the local and is one of London’s most popular and vibrant areas…

Visit to Penzance: England’s Tropical Paradise

Penzance proves to be just the place for a father/daughter trip Penzance, a town in Cornwall, is on the tip of the southernmost peninsula of England. It is not a popular holiday spot by any means – heck, most people living outside of the United Kingdom have…

Olympics in London and Mummy

I caved in to pressure after she proudly brought home a huge piece of project work with the somewhat chilling final line, "I’m going to the Olympics because my mummy has bought us tickets!"