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Paris and London: January 2nd

We all slept really well on our last night in Paris and we were somewhat sad that this was our last morning in Paris. We ordered room service for breakfast and packed while we waited for everything to arrive. 816 more words


Brunel and a Bear from Peru - A Short History of Paddington Station

Paddington station is a central London railway terminus and London Underground station, it is one of the historic stations of London being  the London terminus of the Great Western Railway and its successors since 1838. 433 more words

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Singapore Airlines launches joint rail & fly tickets with First Great Western to Wales and the West

Late last year, we wrote of a new initiative between First Great Western and British Airways, whereby BA passengers could book a flight with a connection on First Great Western to London Paddington, and the Heathrow Express from Paddington to Heathrow on a single ticket. 138 more words


Meet You By the Underground

Woops, and I was doing so well with this whole blogging thing. Ah, well. So. Sam, me, London. Day three. Here we go.

To be honest, the third day was pretty quiet, overall. 480 more words

British Airways launches joint rail & fly tickets with First Great Western to Wales and the West

Having previously travelled onward from Heathrow to UK cities by train, we are well aware what a fraught experience it can be.

Aside from the hassle and expense of travelling from Heathrow to one of the mainline railway stations in Central London, there’s the added dilemma of either buying a flexible train ticket (some times at a cost of hundreds of pounds) or an advance train ticket for a specified train which, if missed, has to be thrown away. 294 more words