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Stonehenge and Bath – Rock of Ages and Steamy Rooms

**Oh dear. I thought I published this post before my Merseyside post. Obviously, not.*** We initially thought of going to Stonehenge on our own but after comparing the train prices as well as the time required to get to Salisbury then to Stonehenge then to Bath, getting on the tour was more cost-efficient. Premier Tours…

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Merseyside – Balls, Beaches, and Beatles

We wanted to see more of England, not just London and the usual touristy places of Stonehenge and Bath, in the limited time we have so we thought it would be a good idea to meet up with some of my friends. One couple lives in North Yorkshire, another lives in Merseyside. What to do?…

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London Day 1 – Buckingham, Boots, Bliss

Huh? Let me explain. Yesterday, I planned for us to watch the Changing of the Guards at Buckingham Palace. Navigating the metro or Underground as their sign says or the Tube, as the locals call it, was initially confusing but conquerable. We arrived at the gates at 10.30 am to be greeted by a large number…

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Brrrr….London Night

After the heat wave UK experienced last week, rain and gloom greeted us last night. The weather wasn’t my initial concern; it was my flight with British Airways and the arrival at the dreaded Heathrow Airport. I actively avoided flying with BA and any layover in Heathrow due to reviews I’ve read online. Much to…

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