The Kensington Hotel
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- Drycleaning onsite
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Minbar in room
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Multilingual staff
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... bloom at the end of September? We have been in many rose gardens this summer, but until yesterday, we did not see OUR ROSE, called double delight. We were excited to finally stumble upon it not once, but two days in a row! I have enclosed a few pictures. It is special to us anyway. Hope you enjoy our view. Today was our last day, and of course we ...
... of mayhem. At Oxford
Circus, the underground is closed and the hari krisha chanters commandeer a
street and the traffic is at a standstill and so are we as we attempt to walk
to the West End to see what we can see.
We are tired and decide to forego theater tonight and we
grab a taxi back to Foley Street. London taxis are the most civilized on the planet.
The drivers know every street and lane, speak the Queen’s English properly and
Lawrence Johnston was born in Baltimore, studied at Oxford, and, in 1901, moved to England with his mother Gertrude Winthrop (she had remarried) and became a British citizen. Gertrude bought Hidcote Manor in 1907; after fighting in the Boer War, Lawrence joined her and began planning his garden of rooms, his "life's work". In his words (from the brochure at the garden), "(i)t took some thirty years to transform some ...
... the band marching in (not usual, done for the celebration). So while we missed some up close sightings because of the celebration, we also got to see some extras because of it. The afternoon was our free time and we were split in three. Micki, Ethan and Alex went to a football game, Cole visited family, and the rest of us managed three items. First we checked out the Churchill War Rooms. Next we took ...
My first impression of London: colder than Grenada, where our last full day there was 27 degrees.
Our first day in London: First we bought Oyster cards, which gave us a discount on public London transport. Then we walked around the Houses of Parliament, Big Ben, and Westminster Abbey. Next we went to the Tate Modern art gallery, and I enjoyed the sculptures there. We had lunch there, and then we went on to the Globe Theatre.
The Globe is ...