Kensington Palace and the Orangery London. Revamped and open for visitors

Kensington Palace – London Probably better known in recent times as the place that Princess Diana was living when she tragically died, and now where Prince William and Catherine will be living from 2013, Kensington Palace is actually a massive complex with some 700 rooms with a number of members of the Royal Family having,…

SWISSOTEL ZURICH: NOTHING WRONG, BUT NOT ALL RIGHT! MY THOUGHTS AND REVIEW

Swissotel Zurich Room 2116 Swissotel Zurich Room 2116 Just one easy train stop from Zurich airport, the Swissotel Zurich has nothing really wrong with it – but also it’s not all right either. A handy location, right opposite the train station. A modern and well considered, if somewhat IKEA inspired style and look, it is…

HATFIELD HOUSE: stunning stately house in Hertfordshire England

Tweet The front of the impressive Hatfield House The Gift Shop at Hatfield House Hatfield House and Gardens Hatfield House and Gardens Hatfield House: The Old Palace (the original property on the site) Hatfield House often has a familiar air about it for visitors. The reason being that it has been used extensively in films…

A VIDEO TOUR OF BRUSSELS! All you need to see: Christmas Fair; Round the city bus tour; Atomium; Grand Place Christmas Light Show

Here is a grand tour of all you need to know and see of Belgium! Taken on a recent weekend trip there. It also shows how much you can do and see in a short time! GRAND PLACE CHRISTMAS LIGHT SHOW (watch on YouTube) CHRISTMAS MARKET (watch on YouTube) ATOMIUM (built for 1958 Expo) (watch…

International Helicopter Museum: Travel Enthusiast’s Must See

International Helicopter Museum Weston-super-mare UK, originally uploaded by garybembridge. I am a bit of a geek when it comes to travel and methods of travel. Therefore, I always get excited (sad but true) when I find that there is some travel related attraction nearby. On a recent trip to the Bristol area in England, we…