Citadines Prestige South Kensington
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Tuesday, wake-up at 4.00am, even Place did!
We're off by 8.30 to check out London. Coffee at Selfridges (No sight of Mr Selfridges), beer at Shakespeare’s Head in Carnaby Street, shopping at Harrods (yes Stacey we did get you something small).
Had a late lunch at the Herefords Inn …
So we have passport (and visas!) in hand, tickets at the ready and all the essentials packed (thermals, sink plug and toilet paper!). We head off to Moscow tomorrow for a few days exploring the city before heading out into rural Russia and Siberia on the Trans-Mongolian railway. 4 weeks heading on and off the train and we arrive in Beijing. 4 days …
Landed in London on Saturday and had a nice ride on the London Eye.
Sunday we met with Bre & Sis at Earling Ecc. It was a lovely meeting and thoroughly enjoyed catching up with many Aussies and meeting others from the Ecc.
Monday & Tuesday were spent working - visiting stores and researching packaging, buying samples and giving away the product so I could post back the packaging. Yep, a tough job that someone had to do.
Wednesday - off to Istanbul.
... plonk straight into bed where we slept like logs!
Day 2 of the tube strike, at Nicola's suggestion we got a bus to Canary Wharf, and got a ferry up the Thames under Tower bridge, and passing the Tower of London, Shakespeare's Globe Theatre up to Embankment. I remember doing a Thames cruise when we were here 9 years ago and absolutely freezing our ***** off, but we actually had sunny skies and it was unseasonably warm, so much so that Mikey was wearing shorts and tshirt! We ...
... us. Hamleys was worse (if that was possible). In addition the toys we could see through the crowds were extremely expensive. The kids wanted to leave pretty much straight away, which is unusual as they usually won't leave the warehouse until they have spent every cent they own. I guess we will have to try to find somewhere they can spend some money tomorrow. By the time we caught the underground back to our hotel and had a meal we were all glad to stretch out on ...
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- Wheelchair accessibility
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- Pets allowed
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TravelPod Member ReviewsCitadines Prestige South Kensington London
Very comfortable and the hotel allowed our dog. Staff was very friendly and accommodating!
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