Getting the best out of London in 6 days! Part Four

Welcome back to my “itinerstory” on visiting London in six days. Day Five led me to visit two historical places on a rather gloomy day but it was so worth the damp trip. Enjoy!

Day Five

It is about a quarter until 7 in the morning now. I looked up from the room’s window and fixed my gaze to the glass ceilings. It is rainy outside. But the rain wasn’t going to hold us up from exploration. We weren’t hungry but we helped outselves to the stash we build up in the mini-fridge. In a previous [Read More…]

Getting the best out of London in 6 Days! Part Three

Here is part III to my personal experiences in London. I had six days and I share my account on how I was able to save money here and there through extensive research and planning. I hope this inspires you to make a visit to the historical city and venture outside the hotel room!

Day Four

Next morning had arrived and we were excited to finally venture out in London on our own without any assistance from tours. The plan was to visit the historic Hampton Court Palace in Surrey. To get to Surrey [Read More…]

Getting the best out of London in 6 days! Part Two

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Day Two

I booked several things in advance- flight and hotel accommodations, airport round-trip transfers, and historical landmark tours. Of these bookings, I take advantage of group tours that allows me to see several different things in a span of a day. I mentioned this site before [Read More…]

Getting the best out of London in 6 days!

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I almost always planned my trips in advance. Chances are an itinerary is always typed up to ensure that I get the best out of my trips. Below I have unveiled my “itinerstory” and share tips and tricks on getting the best out of London in 6 days!

I traveled to London in September 2012 right after the summer of the Olympics. I booked it about eight months in advance so I can have enough time to research and fish out the best deals. I booked and flew with Virgin Airlines, economy coach style.

I used Expedia to book my flight and Travelocity to book my hotel stay. I did a side by side comparison booking them together vs. booking them separately and found that [Read More…]