Tag Archives: London

Luxurious London: Adele at the Brit Awards

February 20, 2013

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London Eye

Some of the biggest names in the business such as Adele will be in attendance at the Brit Awards – hopefully she’ll be able to finish her speech this time! As you can imagine, London is a playground as nothing is too expensive or off limits. With that in mind, how would Adele prepare for [...]

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James Bond’s London

October 10, 2012

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James Bond locations in the films

James Bond is a well-travelled man as this map shows. He’s globetrotted to Jamaica in the first movie Dr.No, Thailand in The Man with the Golden Gun and even Madagascar in Casino Royale. Britain has featured prominently in the series that celebrates its 50th anniversary this November. The latest Bond movie, Skyfall, will see him [...]

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Heathrow third runway: Coalition u-turn imminent?

September 4, 2012

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busy airport queue of planes

The long-debated topic of expanding Heathrow airport to carry more flights is now firmly back on the political agenda. The issue has been hotly-contested over the last decade, backed by various politicians and many from business and the aviation sector, yet strenuously opposed by local residents and environmental groups. Plans for the development of a [...]

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7 Major Countries in 4 Minutes

August 29, 2012

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map of europe

Since turning 21, I made it my mission to visit somewhere new every birthday. Some of the places on the list include London, Paris, Amsterdam; you know, the major cities in Europe. Well it looks like I don’t have to bother now. This video tells me all I need to know about the cities – [...]

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Traffic chaos disrupts the great summer getaway for motorists

July 31, 2012

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Are you looking forward to hitting the highway in your car and having a summer adventure with your family in tow? Many families are choosing to spend their summer family holiday in the UK this year because there are so many great cities to visit and so many attractions to see. However with so much [...]

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Latest British Airways ad brings a jumbo jet down your street. No, really.

June 20, 2012

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There have been some pretty impressive ads running on the back of the Olympics recently (I defy anyone to keep a dry eye during P&G’s “Thanks Mum” campaign), but I must admit that the latest offering from British Airways is pretty cool. The advert is encouraging us to give our athletes the “Home Advantage” and [...]

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Exploring punk, the arts and bohemian Chelsea

May 22, 2012

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Chelsea is one of the most exclusive neighbourhood in west London, with plenty to keep a pair of deep pockets occupied. At the moment it may be getting most of its attention for the Chelsea Flower Show and and the TV show Made in Chelsea, but the area has a lot to offer the traveller. [...]

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Discover Mayfair on Pinterest

May 17, 2012

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Known as one of the most exclusive areas in London, Mayfair plays host to the private banks and wealth managers of the city. With its collection of corporate headquarters and embassies, the area plays an important role in London’s commercial sector. Source: google.com via Rob on Pinterest   Source: Uploaded by user via Louise on [...]

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Gorgeous Pinterest Images

February 25, 2012

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So we all know that Pinterest is awesome but did you know that we are on it? Well we are and we at Travelwyse thought it was about time that we shared some of the beautiful images we have created on our profile… Enjoy… Venice via Places to go for Valentine’s Day London via My [...]

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Our favourite UK weekend breaks

February 14, 2012

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Liverpool

A weekend break is the perfect choice for those who want to escape from their weekly routine, spend some time with their families or friends and just relax and forget about work preoccupations. The different tourist alternatives and the cheap flights to the UK have made the country a popular destination for weekend getaways. Visitors [...]

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