Ever since William the Conqueror consolidated his victory over King Harold at the Battle of Hastings in 1066 – with a hefty great castle on the banks of the River Thames – London has been at the epicentre of English life. As Samuel Johnson said in 1777, “When a man is tired of London he is tired of life; for there is in London all that life can afford."
Inspirations from the blog
I’m sailing out of Bergen, its island-scattered fjord providing a pleasing panorama through the vast windows of Viking Sun’s Explorer Lounge.
Travel Associates adviser Meagan Bailey recently travelled to Europe and the UK for her honeymoon and shares her personal photos and favourite experiences.
There’s something inexplicably glamourous about imbibing in a few drinks whilst gazing out over a jaw-dropping view of a cityscape.