Visiting the British Museum – one of the worlds great museums

British Museum

London is famous for having loads of musuems that you can visit for free. I always tell people this is one of the many great things about London, yet whenever I end up back in London on my annual visit I never get round to visiting them. I happened to be staying near the British […]

Bus Review: Eurolines from London to Amsterdam

Eurolines

I’ve previously travelled from London to Amsterdam by air and rail+ferry but I had never taken the bus, so for this trip I thought I would try Eurolines. They are always advertising great deals to Paris and Amsterdam and I found a ticket for £18.00 all up (the ticket was £13.00 plus a £5.00 booking […]

Hotel Review: Park Plaza Victoria, London

Park Plaza Victoria

Hotel Name: Park Plaza Victoria Address: 239 Vauxhall Bridge Road, London SW1V 1EQ, UK I stayed at the Park Plaza Victoria in London. I was a guest of Club Carlson, who provided points for my stay in London. I picked the hotel location as I am familiar with the Victoria area and I was getting […]

Hotel Review: Radisson Blu Edwardian Bloomsbury Street, London

Radisson Blu Edwardian Bloomsbury Street

Hotel Name: Radisson Blu Edwardian Bloomsbury Street Address: 9-13 Bloomsbury Street, London WC1B 3QD, UK I stayed at the Radisson Blu Edwardian Bloomsbury Street in London. I was a guest of Club Carlson, who provided points for my stay in London. The night before I stayed at the Radisson Blu Kenilworth Hotel which is on […]

Hotel Review: Radisson Blu Edwardian Kenilworth Hotel, London

Radisson Blu Edwardian Kenilworth Hotel, London

Hotel Name: Radisson Blu Edwardian Kenilworth Hotel Address: 97 Great Russell Street, London WC1B 3BL, UK I stayed at the Radisson Blu Edwardian Kenilworth Hotel in London. I was a guest of Club Carlson, who provided points for my stay in London. The hotel is in a beautiful old brick building in Bloomsbury, London. This […]

Hotel Review: Radisson Blu Edwardian Hampshire Hotel, London

Radisson Blu Edwardian Hampshire Hotel

Hotel Name: Radisson Blu Edwardian Hampshire Hotel Address: 31-36 Leicester Square, London WC2H 7LH, UK I stayed at the Radisson Blu Edwardian Hampshire Hotel in London. I was a guest of Club Carlson, who provided points for my stay in London. The Hampshire is right on Leicester Square (pronounced as Lester) which is the heart […]

Hotel Review: Radisson Blu Edwardian Berkshire Hotel, London

Radisson Blu Edwardian Berkshire Hotel, London

Hotel Name: Radisson Blu Edwardian Berkshire Hotel Address: 350 Oxford St, Marylebone, London W1C 1BY, UK I stayed at the Radisson Blu Edwardian Berkshire in London. I was a guest of Club Carlson, who provided points for my stay in London. The Berkshire branch of the Radisson Blu Edwardian hotels in London is on Oxford […]

Hotel Review: Radisson Blu Edwardian Mercer Street Hotel, London

Radisson Blu Edwardian Mercer Street Hotel

Hotel Name: Radisson Blu Edwardian Mercer Street Address: 20 Mercer St, London WC2H 9HD, UK I stayed at the Radisson Blu Edwardian Mercer Street Hotel in London. I was a guest of Club Carlson, who provided points for my stay in London. The hotel is on Seven Dials, an intersection where seven streets converge with […]

Hotel Review: Radisson Blu Edwardian Vanderbilt, London

Vanderbilt

Hotel Name: Radisson Blu Edwardian Vanderbilt Address: 68-86 Cromwell Rd, London SW7 5BT, UK I stayed at the Radisson Blu Edwardian Vanderbilt in London. I was a guest of Club Carlson, who provided points for my stay in London. The hotel is named after the Vanderbilt family as the building was originally their family home […]

Flight Review: Vietnam Airlines – Ho Chi Minh City to London Heathrow

VN 51

Flight: Vietnam Airlines VN 50 From: Ho Chi Minh City (SGN) To: London Heathrow (LHR) I flew with Vietnam Airlines Ho Chi Minh City (SGN) to London Heathrow (LHR) which I booked via Skyscanner. This was the return leg of a flight I took last year from Gatwick to Saigon. Originally this flight was to […]