The Stanwell Hotel
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- Drycleaning onsite
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Room service
- Non-smoking rooms
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... first appeared. At that time, when the Duchess would become hungry around four o'clock in the afternoon and the evening meal in her household was served stylishly late at eight o'clock, hence leaving a long period of time between lunch and dinner. The Duchess asked that a plate of tea, bread and butter and cake be brought to her room during the late afternoon, which became a habit of hers and after that she began inviting friends to join her for ...
Today we went to places that photography wasn't allowed, thus I have very few photos to share.
We were off to the Cabinet War Rooms for their opening at 9:30. These tight quarters were home to the leaders of the British Government for years. Even the King would go to these underground tunnels to meet with Churchill. These remained completely secret throughout WWII and were closed up at the end of the war and barely touched until the 70's. They are less than 2 blocks from ...
Set off on the Blue Line (the Museum tour) * 44 Dean Street (just down the road from our hotel) is where Charles de Gaulle met with other world leaders re the end of the WW2 * Soho used to be open fields (for hunting) * first Hard Rock Cafe opened in London in 1971; Eric Clapton donated a guitar that sits above his favourite table * Window tax - the more windows, the more tax to be paid, hence the top level of buildings (where the ...
Today was a long day. We were all up and at breakfast by 9am. Sarah and I then spent time looking for/calling horseback riding centers around York because the girls really wanted to ride on the Yorkshire Moors ( we had discussed the possibility during our planning sessions in Seattle ). We finally found a place not too far away that could accommodate us, however not until 2pm because the horses get lunch and a break ...
... minutes at the cathedral because there was so much more sights to see. We then proceeded to sightsee in our tour bus and we drove over the River Thames and saw the Tower Bridge. That was a very exciting experience because I have only been able to see the bridge on TV and it was an amazing experience to see it in real life. We got out of the tour bus and took a few pictures that I will post on ...