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Festive atmostphere: London the night before Royal Wedding

Whatever your feelings towards the Royal Wedding, you just can’t beat a wedding.

The atmosphere in London the night before the Royal Wedding was electric. It was wonderful to feel and witness the camaraderie last Thursday evening, amongst Londoners and visitors from around the world.

Your Holiday Planner soaked up the festive atmosphere, walking the route from … Read More

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REVIEW: Best family friendly accommodation for London’s New Year’s Eve fireworks: London Marriott Hotel, County Hall

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By Ching Lee

Update Jan 2012 – Your Holiday Planner once again chose London Marriott County Hall as the base to celebrate New Year in London. This year, the hotel residents at the Marriott were not able to access the private terrace, but the guaranteed spot on Westminster Bridge worked … Read More

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Things to do in London: Anyone for ping pong?

Looking for things to do in London this summer in London?

Last weekend (23 July), 100 ping-pong tables popped up across London’s landmarks – from Soho Square to Westfield Shopping Centre, Tate Britain to the British Library, St Pancras International to Heathrow’s Terminal 3.

Marked ‘Stop and Play’, the tables are up for four weeks … Read More

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Chinese New Year 2010, UK: Celebrating the Year of the Tiger

Sunday, 14 February 2010 must be an auspicious day. Not only is it Valentine’s Day, but it’s also the start of the Chinese New Year.

For Chinese communities, Chinese New Year is the biggest festival of the year and cities and towns all over the UK are welcoming the Year of the Tiger. Celebrations take … Read More

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Family Days Out around London this summer

Visiting London with your family this summer? Plan your visit and read Your Holiday Planner‘s guide to great family days out in London, Surrey and Hampshire this August:

July/August; Kids go free in July and August at the British Music Experience (BME) at the O2. Immerse yourself in this interactive museum dedicated to the … Read More

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