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Some things to do while grounded. – Business Travel Article

Some things to do while grounded. Like these guys, no one is traveling anywhere right now. But there are still fun things to do. Neon Museum Las Vegas – photo Harriet Baskas The Neon Museum in Las Vegas has a colorful app on its website that will take you on a tour of its Neon Boneyard. (Password: Neon) And while Shakespeare’s Globe Theater in London is closed due to the Covid-19 crisis, the theater is rolling out a long list…

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2019 travel round-up and new year plans – Couples Travel Article

2019 travel round-up and new year plans 01 Jan 2019 travel round-up and new year plansHappy New Year from the UK, where we’ve just spent Christmas with family in Wales and Hampshire. The days have been filled with drizzly dog walks, baby time with our growing horde of nephews and nieces, festive TV and (perhaps too much) delicious vegan food. As per usual, now’s the time to take a look back at 2019 – which marks the end of a…

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Transportation — ShootTokyo – Tokyo Travel Article

Transportation — ShootTokyo I looked at the images I’ve collected on my Monochrom after the past few weeks and they were all more or less of modes or places of transportation; Trains, Subways, Airplanes, Train Stations and Airports with very little scattered in between.  That’s the reality of business travel which I think is different than most people’s image of it.  The photos understandable given the amount of travel I have been doing.   I hope to have little travel for…

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11 European Cities For Foodies – Mark’s Travel Journal – Business Travel Article

11 European Cities For Foodies – Mark’s Travel Journal The European culinary scene is ever-evolving. Many of the cities on this list might not have been considered major players in the food scene just a few years ago, which makes Europe such an exciting destination for foodies. Here are 11 cities in Europe that food lovers will surely enjoy exploring. COPENHAGEN Copenhagen was the city that spawned the ‘New Nordic Cuisine’ culinary trend back in the early aughts. Championed by…

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BEST WAYS FOR GETTING AROUND LONDON – Retirement Travel Article

BEST WAYS FOR GETTING AROUND LONDON Getting Around London Getting around London is easy. This article will show you how and provide the traveler or tourist with easy ways and tips to navigate and getting around London. Even for those who find getting around London daunting or challenging. London is easy and these tips will help. Getting around London and navigating in a new location can be one of the most difficult and challenging tasks a tourist traveler has when…

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Travelettes » » Fall in Love with this Glampsite Just an Hour from London! – Sweden Travel Article

Travelettes » » Fall in Love with this Glampsite Just an Hour from London! As a Londoner, I’m always looking for excuses to get out of the city (temporarily, of course) on a cheeky weekender. For some time now, I’ve been trying to find an appropriate glamping experience that’s feasible from London. While there are a few options for glamping within easy reach of London, almost none offer decent transport links due to the obvious rural setting of most glamping…

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The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, London – Retirement Travel Article

The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, London Not the perfect bright day for photographing flowers at Kew Gardens, but colorful nonetheless. The Royal Botanic Gardens at Kew, or Kew Gardens as they are familiarly known, are difficult to sum up. First, of course, there is a huge garden in the English landscape garden tradition. Elements of the historic landscape garden illustrate significant characteristics of the art of gardens from the 18th to the 20th centuries. What that means, practically, is there…

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Things To Do On A Stay By Hyde Park In London – Retirement Travel Article

Things To Do On A Stay By Hyde Park In London Twitter 0 Facebook 0 Pinterest2 Finishing Our Nordic Cruise In London After 32 days cruising along the Nordic fjords and through the Nordic countries, we arrived in Southampton. A stay by Hyde Park in London was the perfect way to finish this luxury cruise experience. We booked a great full day Salisbury, Stonehenge and Windsor Castle day trip for our transit from the cruise dock to London for 3…

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Maritime Greenwich, England – Travel Past 50 – Couples Travel Article

Maritime Greenwich, England – Travel Past 50 From its perch on the top of the hill, the Greenwich Royal Observatory defines the meridian that divides east and west. Astronomers who worked there in the 18th Century accurately defined the earth’s movement, permitting precise global navigation. The 17th and 18th century buildings at Greenwich, and the park which frames them, represent the height of Neo Classical English architecture. The Queen’s House, by Inigo Jones, was the first building of the Venetian…

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5 FAVORITE MEMORIES LONDON – Passage For Two – Retirement Travel Article

5 FAVORITE MEMORIES LONDON – Passage For Two For Your Eyes Only – London As we traveled the world we knew living in London for a month was a must. Here we share our 5 favorite memories London. We cherished the entire month we lived like local Londoners. Our flat overlooks the water in the Isle of Dogs quay with pubs and restaurants dotting our neighborhood. The history of London is everywhere in this vibrant city that never sleeps. 5…

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