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Dec242015

Light and Sound in Tate Britain Museum London

Tate Britain is the first museum we visited on our trip to London last month. Like most museums in London, Tate Britain admission is free. There are a lot of free museums in London. Special exhibits within these museums are high priced, but most of the museum collections are free to walk around and gaze…

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Dec182015

Thames Walk Westminster Palace to Tate Britain

Our main activity of the day got shot down when we arrived at Westminster Abbey to find a police barricade and the building closed to the public for an unannounced event.  Police said they expected Westminster Abbey to reopen around 1:30pm. We did not want to hang around the area for an hour waiting to…

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Dec042015

Review of Holiday Inn London Regent’s Park

Holiday Inn London Regent’s Park is the second of four hotels where we stayed during our Thanksgiving week trip to London. My plan for affordable London, the most expensive capital hotel city in Europe, was using two free nights at InterContinental London Park Lane and then complete my IHG Rewards Club Accelerate tasks hotel hopping…

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Nov282015

Remembering London

Pounding the pavement of London all week has hardened my feet while enlightening my mind. Neighborhoods that were familiar names on a map have become recognizable puzzle pieces I can place on a grid of memories after traveling three weeks around the city in the past year. London is a loud city. Between road traffic,…

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Oct112015

Starwood Tribute Portfolio 10K bonus points Oct 12-Dec 20, 2015 with 3 hotels in Miami, London, Palm Springs. Link to all Starwood Hotels list.

Tribute Portfolio is the 10th hotel brand for Starwood Hotels. There are currently two hotels open in Miami and London and two more opening in November 2015 in Palm Springs and Japan. Starwood Preferred Guest has a 10,000 bonus points promotion for earning 2,000 bonus points per stay, on up to 5 stays between October 12…

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