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Posts in category: Tours

Discover Greek Culture with the Locals

18 May 2016
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This was my second trip to Athens and this time, instead of visiting all the usual touristy sights, I wanted to delve a little deeper into Greek culture and have a slightly different type of experience. This is where Discover Greek Culture came in, a unique type of tour company that offers local Greek experiences with that little bit extra...

The Best Food and Drink Tours in 2016

10 Feb 2016
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One of the best parts of travel is the food and drink. Cultures are strongly connected with the food and drink of each region. Get authentic tastes of wherever you travel with tours of distilleries, breweries, and famous restaurants. If you're not sure which tours are best, you can always ask around town – or simply read on for some ideas that may spark your imagination...

“Dizzying new Heights”

23 Sep 2015
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I’d heard mixed reviews about the Sky Gardens, the ‘public area’ at the top of 20 Fenchurch Street – recognisable to most Londoners as The Walkie Talkie due to its unique shape. Yet over 200,000 people have made a free visit to the Sky Garden at 20 Fenchurch Street since it opened to the public in January, so it can’t all be bad. I decided it was time to visit and go see for myself...

An exploration of Dennis Severs House - an historic home in London’s Spitalfields like no other

19 Mar 2015
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In today’s Luxury Travel Blog we pay a visit to the historic Dennis Severs House in London’s Spitalfields. If you allow yourself to really look and see the details you might even be lucky enough to feel transported to the very depths of the 18th century...

The Life Saving Tube Station - Aldwych Disused Underground Station Tour

27 Jan 2015
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Whether you’re a Londoner, a commuter from out of town or simply visiting the sites, we all use The Underground to get around and, love it, or hate it; The Tube is an important lifeline of this city and very much here to stay. I recently went on the “Aldwych Disused Underground Station Tour” to find out more...