Travel Blogs from Luton
... different types of coffee......so I ordered 2 small filtered coffees......I was then asked if I wanted short or tall? Small....I was informed was short....the £1.85 ones, I said....the guy then told me that would take 5 minutes and did I want the Americana instead?? Yes.....and then we were asked to hand over £5.20...........good scam. The coffee was...as Austin Powers would say "A bit nutty.." yes that's right....it tasted like ****. So that being ...
Well duh! Despite having lived in London for five years, we forgot that the city totally shuts down on Christmas. No public transport runs--no trains, no buses, no underground. Nothing. And we had booked a flight to Israel on Boxing Day, ie, the 26th, from the rather distant Luton airport, NW of London. The plan had been to spend Christmas day at the flat, or with relatives, then go to a hotel near the airport on Christmas night for a ...
I didn't realize how close Oxford is to London - only an hour by train. We did a day trip there today, although I guess you'd call it an afternoon trip by the time we got up, got going and got there. I've not been sleeping well the last couple of nights (this hostel is rather noisy) and getting up in the morning has been quite an effort. I'm glad all the other places we've stayed at have been quiet! I'm glad for my good memory for maps, as when we ...
After a slow morning, I checked out made my way to the airport with plenty of time to relax....except British Airways had major computer problems and I spent an hour min in the lines to check in, then another major delay in security. The flight was late. On arrival at Heathrow Terminal 3 air was treated to another hour in the winding lines to get to immigration. A quick dash to check in the hotel. OMG ! ...
... two weeks while Charlotte is with me.
I hope to update this blog every Sunday-ish while I am away, please do not fret if I go a week without updating as probably nothing blog-worthy happened that week, but I will send text messages to keep my parents quiet. :) I also apologise for any bad grammar, punctuation and spelling errors and I know a ...
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- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking