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Do London Like a Local: Kensington & Chelsea

March 3, 2013

LONDON, UK – When you fancy a break from the London tourist circuit and want to live like the (chicest) locals do, consider packing your finest luggage and making a beeline for the quintessentially posh residential neighborhoods of Kensington and Chelsea. The two districts definitely have distinct characters: Chelsea’s boho… (more)
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A Stylish Guide to London’s Knightsbridge

February 6, 2013

LONDON, UK — Whether you’re sightseeing or striking a deal in London, consider taking a break from all the action and making like many of the world’s wealthiest by treating yourself to a pampering escape in the ever-so upscale enclaves of exclusive Knightsbridge. It’s no secret that many of Knightsbridge’s… (more)
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Tempting Tuesday: Tea for Two at The Cadogan Hotel

January 8, 2013

LONDON, UK – Though Knightsbridge, London is stuffed with designer shops and fine dining, it hasn’t lost its English charm, which is why it’s one of our favorite neighborhoods to indulge in some retail therapy while absorbing the essence of the city. One of our favorite hotels in the area,… (more)
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A Stylish Guide to London’s Marylebone

November 10, 2012

LONDON, UK – This year has been a big one for London, full of world-class events from The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee celebration in June to the 2012 Summer Olympic Games underway this July and August. But as the tourist crowd’s eyes have been trained on the lavish spectacles of pageantry… (more)
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A Stylish Guide to London’s West End

October 22, 2012

LONDON, UK – The West End is an umbrella term for a hodgepodge of high-energy, tourist-friendly enclaves. From the footlights of the Theatre District to the flashbulbs of media center Bloomsbury, and the blinking neon of Soho’s pulsing nightspots to the soft glow of Chinatown’s dumpling houses, the West… (more)
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A Stylish Guide to London’s Notting Hill

September 5, 2012

LONDON, UK – We’re guessing you’ve seen Notting Hill the movie, but in case you haven’t, here’s the scoop: endearingly quirky Brit (Hugh Grant) unassumingly manages to snag the heart of a beautiful movie star tourist (Julia Roberts) through unwitting charm. The film is a fitting parable for visitors to… (more)
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A Stylish Guide to London’s Shoreditch Neighborhood

August 29, 2012

LONDON, UK – Back in the day, this was the haunt of the Elizabethan artsy set (think Shakespeare), but the creative types upped sticks (literally-they took their theaters with them!), and the area degenerated into a crime-ridden slum. Case in point: it was another famous showman, a Mr. Jack the Ripper, who… (more)
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London 2012: Our Kindle Guide to The City is FREE today on Amazon

July 29, 2012

LONDON, UK- If you are at the Olympics in London, or are taking a vicarious vacation there via your television, you can make the most of your trip by downloading our Amazon Bestseller, The Purple Passport to London. We are offering the book for free today until 11:59pm PST in the Amazon… (more)
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Ready, Set, London! Our Olympics Picks

July 25, 2012

LONDON, UK – We can hardly contain our excitement…the 2012 Summer Olympic Games are about to begin, and in one of our favorite cities on the planet, no less! You’ll never have to twist our arm to take a trip to London, where traditional British formality mingles elegantly with oh-so-contemporary… (more)
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Go For The Gold in London

July 8, 2012

LONDON, UK - London‘s race to the Olympics began in 2005 when it beat out biggies like Paris and New York as host city for the 2012 Summer Games (picking up the torch from Beijing, host of the 2008 Summer Olympics). Now, nearly seven years later and after much preparation and fanfare, the Games,… (more)
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