The Stafford London by Kempinski
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Jet lag! I couldn't sleep past 2:00 AM so I went down to the beautiful lobby and was given a lot of coffee and shortbread while I worked on my blog. The staff are very accomodating. After an excellent breakfast, we went to the National Portrait Gallery, which we had been to on our 2011 trip. Then lunch at the Crypt, a cafeteria across the street …
Ryan Walsh, the driver that our friend Michael had arranged for us was waiting outside baggage and took me to the Stafford where my cousins were waiting for me and having tea. Our rooms are lovely. The Stafford is very old, having been a hotel for 300 plus years. Ryan will drive us to and from the Paddington Station and Heathrow during our trip. …
... the north train station. At about 11:30 we got on the Eurostar for the ride to London. We are our lunch picnic on the train. We traveled about an hour and a half, then the train went through the Chunnel. We both dozed off while we were in the dark Chunnel, but woke up as soon as we were back in daylight. We picked up Oyster transportation cards at the train station and took the underground to ...
... else in the UK - backwards. I figured wrong. As if arriving in London to kick off a 42-day adventure in Europe was not enough excitement, we are being joined by our loving and endlessly entertaining bro, Mark! He made the trip across the pond and will be spending the next 10 days with us in London and Prague. It's awesome to have him here as the old adage that it's not where you travel to but who you travel with that matters continues to ring true. ...
... London. Students split up to make the most of their time in the city. Some saw the last few hot spots in town, such as museums, attractions, and shops, while others used the day to relax and get caught up on exercise and laundry. We have enjoyed our time in London and are looking forward to enjoying the last few days here before moving on to Switzerland. Check out the blog tomorrow to read about our visit to the NICE organization! "Cheers" from Sara and ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsThe Stafford London by Kempinski
Wonderful staff, location, food and accomodations. The only place we stay in London.
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