One Aldwych – A Winter Wonderland Weekend Break

One Aldwych – A Winter Wonderland Weekend Break

One Aldwych is a gem of a boutique hotel in London’s vibrant theatre land. We stayed for a night in December to soak up the city’s Christmas atmosphere and kick-start that festive feeling. We liked the idea of skating at Somerset House, watching street performers at Covent Garden or checking out the Christmas tree in Trafalgar Square. Thing is, once we’d stepped through the welcoming doors of One Aldwych we really didn’t want to leave…

One Aldwych Lobby Bar

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Top Ten Vegas Must Dos Besides Gambling

Top Ten Vegas Must Dos Besides Gambling

Las Vegas, a big city stop on our US road trip, is the gambling mecca of the world. Balls bounce around the roulette wheels, poker faces remain unflinching and chips change hands 24 hours a day, every day. But what has Vegas got to offer if you’re just not into gambling? Actually, there’s a whole heap of fabulous things to keep you entertained in sin city. In no particular order, here are my top ten things to see and do in and around Las Vegas besides gambling.

Las Vegas at Night

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Driving Death Valley – the Highs and the Lows

Driving Death Valley – the Highs and the Lows

The drive through Death Valley National Park was yet another highlight along the route of our South West US road trip. In complete contrast to the majestic granite cliffs, verdant pines and babbling streams of Yosemite, Death Valley possesses a sun-bleached grandeur, and desolate sense of vastness. There really is nowhere else like it on earth.

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241 Passport Super City Savings + Giveaway

241 Passport Super City Savings + Giveaway

If you’re planning to visit a city and discover that you can get amazing discounts on attractions, dining, leisure and spas you’d be a tad interested wouldn’t you? Imagine that these offers were available in seven different cities around the world and you’d probably be even more interested. I know I was when I first heard about 241 Passport at its recent London launch. Let me tell you more about this fabulous money-saving app and how you can win one of five free 241 Passports to try for yourself…

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