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Independent Stonehenge and Bath Afternoon Tour from London

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As one of the world’s most fascinating architectural sites, Stonehenge has long been on my travel ‘to do’ list. When the opportunity finally arose this spring, I was more than a little excited. Figuring that the 90 minute trip from London warranted a full day out, I opted to include the charming town of Bath […]

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July 23, 2014 by | Comments Off on Independent Stonehenge and Bath Afternoon Tour from London

12 Festivals Worth Traveling for in June

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June begins the summer travel season for the northern hemisphere, arguably the most popular time for most people to take their annual vacations. June is more than just another month in summer, however. It’s also when outdoor festival season kicks into high gear.

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June 4, 2014 by | Comments Off on 12 Festivals Worth Traveling for in June

Independent Stonehenge and Bath Tour from London

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I haven’t seen Stonehenge, one of England’s most famous and oldest landmarks, since I was a little girl, so I was very excited to be going again on the Independent Stonehenge and Bath Tour from London. Although I had been to the city of Bath more recently and have many fond memories of family visits […]

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December 12, 2012 by | Comments Off on Independent Stonehenge and Bath Tour from London

The Best Harry Potter Sites in London and Beyond

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The books have long been published and it’s been nearly a year since the last movie was released, but you still can’t get enough of all things Harry Potter, right? London is the Harry Potter hotspot this summer, with the March opening of the Warner Bros. Studio Tour London. An insider look at movie sets, […]

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June 25, 2012 by | 2 Comments

The Art of Travel Writing: Stonehenge Part 2

Now, I am an early riser (I’m always first into the office), but can there really be a good reason for a 5am wake-up call on a Sunday?! The surprising answer is a sleepy-eyed YES, at least when the lure is a private day-tour to Stonehenge, Bath, Lacock and the Cotswolds.

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September 2, 2009 by | Comments Off on The Art of Travel Writing: Stonehenge Part 2

The Art of Travel Writing: Stonehenge Part 1

Editor’s note: We recently sent two of our hard-working travel writers on a private tour and private viewing of Stonehenge from London. We covered the cost of the tickets, and in return we asked for them to write about their experiences. And who knew their experiences would be so similar, yet so different. Here’s the […]

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August 27, 2009 by | 3 Comments

Viva la Summer: London

Haven’t heard of Viva la Summer? Here’s the deal – as part of Viator’s celebration of summer 2009, we’re pointing a spotlight at top summer destinations around the world. This week’s featured destination is London (see below for some of our favorite things to do in London).

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July 22, 2009 by | 4 Comments

Ken’s Book Report: Solving the Mysteries of Stonehenge

Editor’s note: Good news! The mystery of Stonehenge has been solved. No kidding, apparently it’s a cemetery. Always has been, too. Read more here in the SF Chronicle. Stonehenge is one of the most famous ancient monuments in the world, but what do we really know about it? Anyone intending to visit Stonehenge will be […]

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May 30, 2008 by | 11 Comments