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Nov272014

Paddington Bear spotting in London

There are 50 Paddington Bear sculptures currently displayed around London through the end of 2014. Each bear is a unique design from celebrities like Emma Watson, Stephan Fry and Andrew Lloyd Weber. The sculptures were unveiled on November 4 and the London exhibit runs through December 30, 2014. The new movie Paddington opens today in…

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Apr082013

HHonors Reward Value Analysis London

The cost of London hotels using HHonors points can vary significantly depending on the month you travel. Analysis of summer rates for the first weekend in July and August 2013 shows your money and points go much farther for August travel. HHonors pulls up 34 hotels in a search of London. About ten of these…

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Apr062013

Palace of Westminster London

The Palace of Westminster London is often referred to as the Houses of Parliament where the Houses of Lords and Commons for the British government meet. The Palace of Westminster occupies 873 ft. of Thames River front. Palace of Westminster seen from Westminster Bridge. This site in central London beside the Thames was the location…

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Mar272013

London Eye ferris wheel views

London Eye is a 135 meter (443 ft.) high ferris wheel on the South Bank of the Thames River across Westminster Bridge from the Houses of Parliament. London Eye across the River Thames from Big Ben. London Eye was the tallest ferris wheel in the world when it opened in 1999. It is still the…

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Mar252013

InterContinental London Westminster Hotel

InterContinental London Westminster is a recent addition to London luxury hotels, opening in December 2012, after £150m ($225m USD) investment to refurbish the former government building of Queen Anne’s Chambers. InterContinental Westminster (hotel website) with 256 guest rooms and 45 suites is the second IC property currently in London along with InterContinental Park Lane. TripAdvisor is a great…

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