Category: London

Worldwide Tipping Guide: Tips for Tipping Around the World

Worldwide Tipping Guide: Tips for Tipping Around the World

[ 0 ] January 8, 2014 |

For those of you who love to travel but can’t quite figure out if tipping is customary in the city you’re visiting, you’ll definitely appreciate our quick tipping guide. With the help of my fellow Sages, here are some tipping pointers that will make your trip less stressful and confusing. Australia:  Casual dining – Tipping is […]

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London New Year’s Eve Clash

London New Year’s Eve Clash

[ 0 ] December 29, 2013 |

Looking for something other than champagne and idle chatter this New Year’s? Want more excitement than watching televised fireworks? How about getting down to the sounds of eight big club brands all in one place? Lucky for you Londoners, just such an event is happening on New Year’s Eve. For the New Year’s Eve Clash, 2,000 […]

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Tube Travels: An Exploration of London Transportation

Tube Travels: An Exploration of London Transportation

[ 0 ] December 6, 2013 |

The simple red ring and blue stripe icon of the London Underground, also known as the Tube, reflects the clean design of the railways. Different sections of London are designated by rail color; for example, the Northern Line is black, notable for Camden, while the blue Piccadilly Line accesses major London sites, like the eating mecca of […]

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London Neighborhood Overview: Camden

London Neighborhood Overview: Camden

[ 0 ] December 6, 2013 |

London’s edge takes up residence in Camden, the former home of late Amy Winehouse and the current location for all things cool. As soon as you step off the Northern Line’s Camden Town’s Tube stop, it’s easy to see why the troubled, vintage-loving alternative crooner felt comfortable here. Amongst the grungy rock n ‘roll storefronts and […]

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London Neighborhood Overview: Kensington

London Neighborhood Overview: Kensington

[ 0 ] December 6, 2013 |

As some of the most affluent real estate in the world, Kensington is home to international and British upwardly mobile alike, including none other than Prince William, Princess Kate and little George. Sitting at the base of a rolling grassy hill in Kensington Gardens, Kensington Palace benevolently guards over the this high-rent district, overseeing summertime picnics […]

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Walk Your Way Through History

Walk Your Way Through History

[ 0 ] December 3, 2013 |

Looking for the best way to experience a major city in Europe, Middle East and/or the USA? How about taking a walk through history? Sandemans New Europe offers FREE walking tours in 18 different cities. You will spend 1-3 hours walking through one of these cities with enthusiastic guides, passionate about the city they’re representing. […]

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London’s Nicest Cups of Brew and Bites to Eat

London’s Nicest Cups of Brew and Bites to Eat

[ 0 ] November 11, 2013 |

Okay, so it’s time to be honest–London may be the greatest city in the world (not even arguably), but the English are not exactly known for their cuisine. Luckily, the influx of diverse cultures and some very creative restaurateurs have not left London lacking for great eats. With the look and feel of the quintessential […]

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The Regal Nature of London

The Regal Nature of London

[ 0 ] November 4, 2013 |

London’s vast expanse extends over a 607 square mile radius. As arguably the oldest remaining civilized city in the world, London’s beauty lies both in its architecture, as well as its untamed grassy areas. In addition to its cosmopolitan appeal, London has numerous natural oases to walk, picnic, or to simply take in fresh air. The […]

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London Shopping: Bedknobs, Broomsticks, and Haute Couture

London Shopping: Bedknobs, Broomsticks, and Haute Couture

[ 0 ] November 4, 2013 |

Oxfords. Trenches. Fine leather satchels. These pieces all conjure up a perfectly British ensemble. However, London streets showcase a whole lot more than these classics. London’s diverse population features a colorful array fashion choices and statements. The city’s distinct styles are represented in its world-class shopping. There’s more than just the go-to trip to Harrods. […]

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