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. …
... a drink stop as we were walking zombies! Camden market was even better than when we went in December. We did lots of looking, smelling and buying! After exploring the market and all the kooky shops around we walked back to hotel for a nap. Tonight we went to the pub for a good old pub meal and a drink. Saturday 28th - after breakfast this morning we walked to Buckingham palace just to see if the queen was around and then out to Westminster Abby, ...
Flight, depart Dubai 09:40 on QF8029, arrive Heathrow 14:20
Home again (at least back in England, in Oxford)
The air is fresh and the grass is green.
The first thing we did after clearing the formalities at Heathrow was have a cup of tea and an ...
... big; second, because of the size and time constraints, we would have to pick and choose what to see. As we entered and tried to figure out where we wanted to go first I was suddenly struck by the number of other nationalities that were around me. With the amount of languages I was hearing and very few being English (or French or German) I felt like there were 10 people in the museum who were speaking ...
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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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