The capital and largest city of both England and of the United Kingdom, it is also the largest city in Western Europe and the European Union. Situated on the River Thames in South-East England, Greater London has an official population of a little over 8 million. Considered one of the world’s leading “global cities”, London remains an international capital of culture, music, education, fashion, politics, finance and trade.
A truly multicultural, megalopolis of people, ideas and frenetic energy. London is divided into thirty-two boroughs, with unlimited opportunity for sightseeing. Packed with excellent restaurants, a vibrant nightlife and accommodation of the highest levels.
Before the Trip Double-check the flight schedule. Check with the airline 24 hours in advance to make sure your departure and return times haven’t changed. Sign up online for e-mail, PDA, and cell phone alerts in case there is a last-minute change. Print your boarding passes at home. Airlines offer this time-saving feature on their Web sites — and it means you …Continue reading
Melanie Lieberman March 03, 2018 There’s a new best camera in town. DxOMark Image Labs, considered the industry standard for camera and image quality ratings, reviewed the new Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus, and released an updated ranking of the top mobile phone cameras this week. For travelers in the market for a new smartphone, the list can help with making …Continue reading
You’re familiar with the predicament: You’ve got a few hours before you can check into your vacation rental, or before you leave for your flight, and you want to do some sightseeing — but that means slogging along crowded sidewalks with your (undoubtedly overstuffed) luggage in tow. Or does it? Increasingly, you may not only store your bags for a …Continue reading