Travel Blogs from Maidenhead
... before heading in. We took a pic of this stairwell sneakily before we entered the paid area. (Photography was banned)
For the entrance, it was 14GBP which included a self guide listening device. It was basically an ipod touch with headset, so you could walk around listening to the guide talk from the ipod. with specific videos that you could play. (I got bored and stopped using it after the first 3 videos, I think there were like, 30 at ...
... similar mantra as they did at Waterloo “Make a large gap down the middle so people can exit the train. Do not get on until people have exited the train” and then segue into “Use all doors and move all the way into the train” and finally “The doors are closing. There is another train right behind this one. Please wait”...
He made the final announcement just as I ...
... and I didn't let that stop us from eating. So, after that we took the tube around London and walked through the Kensington Gardens which were so pretty. Except for the birds. Side note: the birds here are actually not afraid of you and will, in fact, chase you. No worries though, because I already devised a plan as usual. Amy stand behind me and I just swing my purse and hit the birds until they move. It has ...
Today Dad and I hopped on the Eurostar, and took the train under the Channel to London! We were up and at the station early, because I had completely forgotten how time-consuming customs can be! But we made it in time, and then we were off - 2 hours and 15 minutes to a complete other country!
London was FREEZING. And drizzly. And grey. But we braved it all, sitting up the top (in the covered half) of a doubledecker bus to see the sights. We had a great ...
... productive, Kinsey and I again got on the bus tour and headed for Buckingham Palace where we had the option to take a free walking tour and see the changing of the guards. We were able to get a full english breakfast before the tour, which was quite good, except for the mushroom, which I was not even going to dare to try ha ha. After the meal we went and with the tour group headed towards the Palace all the while getting some very interesting history ...
Other places to stay in Maidenhead
Manor Lane, Maidenhead | 4 star hotelfrom $83
The Bridge, Maidenhead | Hotelfrom $89
Marlow Road, Maidenhead | 3 star hotelfrom $123
Ray Mead Rd, Maidenhead | 3 star hotelfrom $98
Shoppenhangers Road, Maidenhead | 4 star hotelfrom $144
Bray on Thames, Maidenhead | 3 star hotelfrom $122
Littlewick Green, Maidenhead | Hotelfrom $114
Castle Hill, Maidenhead | 3 star hotelfrom $106
Bath Road, Maidenhead | Hotelfrom $98
Boyne Hill Ave, Maidenhead | Hotelfrom $52