The Stafford London by Kempinski
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... and a stones throw from St James tube station. Know our way well in all directions from here. Bribed the girl at reception to extend an early check in to us, so we could shower - what bliss that is when its 30 hours since the last one. Downstairs by 8.30am sipping a beautiful caffe latte and reading today's paper waiting for June and Roger, our travelling companions for the next 27 days, to arrive ...
... ankles don't well up but was very unsuccessful! Ill just have to make sure I buy some from Paris when we get there! After we got sick of the shops we headed back to London, I ventured home to get some washing to take to bee and Brady's place to wash. So many dirty undies it was gross!! We put my clothes in the wash and headed to Covent Garden and indulged in a proper English afternoon tea containing tea, scones, jam and fluffy butter. It was so amazing! Then back to ...
... diverse. It is on the edge of a huge Bangladeshi population and there are at least two very large Mosques in the area there is a very large Muslim population. Of course Whitechapel has a sordid past. It is area in which Jack the Ripper committed his heinous crimes. It was a rough neighborhood and still has a bit of a scrappy look about it. But it looking like it is going about a bit of gentrification here and there - especially the further south you go towards the Thames. ...
... were shown the Royal Gallery and Prince's Chamber. The former used primarily as a meeting place for Lords, but contemporarily used to view the royal procession at the State Openings of Parliament. The latter features dozens of oil paintings adorning the Tudor Dynasty. We then moved onto the Lords Chamber, also located in the ornate section of the building along with the Royal areas. There were beautiful frescoes, painted in the middle 1800's, exquisite ...
... whose name I of course did not get! FLM
We grabbed our drinks and headed straight to the dance floor where we did our best to bust-a-move lol and weren't we the hottest thing on the dance floor, even the pub crawl tour guides decided to join us! An hour or so later we began making our way to the next club, somehow I managed to loose the girls and was left with cute guy. Our next stop was going to be Zoo Bar and looking at how long it had taken us to get ...
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