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Blog posts for tag: Transport

How To Live Like A King In The Capital Without Selling The Crown Jewels

13 Jun 2016
Categories: London, Travel Tips     Tags: , , , ,
It seems like no matter what you earn in London, it’s just never enough. Whether you’re a barista or a barrister, after you take out rent and bills you’re not left with a hell of a lot to play with. Well, fear not dear reader, I’ve put together a compilation of my favourite London hacks that I only wish I’d known about when I first moved to The Big Smoke, so many moons ago...

London Transport and the Olympic Games

4 Aug 2011
Categories: Travel News     Tags: , , , , , , ,

It was fun trying to get to Kensington High Street yesterday afternoon for a meeting.  I discovered that the District and Circle lines are closed until 27th August for upgrade work!  Apparently August is a quiet time.  You could have fooled me with the amount of tourists I saw looking totally confused faced with the closure.  The only alternative was to take a bus, and given that it was 30 degrees yesterday and London buses are not air conditioned, I arrived at my meeting late and hot!