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Be Royal for a Day

Picture the Union Jack waving in the wind. What’s one of the first things that comes to mind?

Royalty, right?

The United Kingdom is known for its Royal Family, and we as Americans tend to be especially fascinated with British royalty since our President and First Family hardly count as “royal.” 893 more words

London

Fancy lunch at The Palace?

I was very surprised when one morning my boss asked me “Fancy lunch at the Palace?!” – not least because she knows that I am not a fan of the British monarchy, but it turned out to be one of the best days of my career! 541 more words

Musings

Day 7-Last Day in London: The London Eye, St. James Park, Buckingham Palace, Notting Hill, and the National Gallery

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Well, I am finally blogging our last day in London. This was a whirlwind of a day, as we tried to squeeze in as much as we could into our last hours there. 717 more words

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NACO in the U.K.: Music at Canada Memorial in London a moving moment

LONDON – The National Arts Centre Orchestra delivered a glittering performance in London’s magnificent Royal Festival Hall Monday night.

The evening was further enhanced by the presence of Prince Charles who attended a pre-concert reception and watched the event attentively from the Royal box. 922 more words

Music

charlie does touristy things vol. 1

so my friends from back home in Norway came to London last week. of course i joined them on saturday to visit all the typical touristy places people go to when they’re in London – also known as the places i’ve visited all the four other times i’ve been here. 292 more words

London

🇬🇧 A Day in London 🇬🇧

On Saturday I decided to take a little “me” time and play the tourist game in this beautiful city, and it was awesome!

I got up at 8am to catch a bus. 586 more words

Fashion

The Day Of London Adventures

Today, as you may have been able to tell from my other blog post, I caught a 4 am coach. I went into London. Yes that’s a 6 hour coach ride. 688 more words

In Motion