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This year's Sovereign Grant report revealed that the royal household earned roughly $8.9 million from tourism this year.
The past year has been filled with milestones for the British royal family, from weddings to births (and a few christenings and international tours in between). All those headlines and celebrations came alongside a major increase in visitors to royal residences, which in turn meant a ...
 
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Empress Eugenie, a close friend of Queen Victoria's, made the iconic London hotel a royal institution.
Claridge’s of London is undoubtedly one of the poshest hotels in the city, if not the world, as T&C itself has declared. In addition to a five-star status where rooms can run upwards of 8,000 pounds, it has served as a second home to royals ...
 
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It doesn't have to be Mother's Day for you to spend some one-on-one time with mom.
Few things in life will solidify a family bond quite like traveling together. So as Mother's Day approaches, T&C curated the destinations around the world that have all the elements of a perfect mother-daughter (or mother-son!) trip—gorgeous sights, good culture, great food, and plenty of spas. ...
 
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Spend a day at the Wizarding World, an afternoon at the largest Van Gogh exhibit to date, and a night at the Royal Albert Hall for a concert.
London, home of rock ‘n’ roll, poets, and the Queen is one destination that cannot truly be seen in one go. You may have already taken a photo in front of Buckingham Palace a la Meghan Markle at age 15, crossed Abbey ...
 
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Take a peek inside the Kipling Suite at London's first hotel.
Our column "The Best Room At" offers a glimpse inside some of the most charming, luxurious, and iconic properties around the world.If a quintessential English hotel is what you're looking for in London, you'd be hard-pressed to find a better option than ...
 
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The proposal dates back to the Cold War.
As Britain's scheduled exit date from the EU—Friday, March 29—draws closer, contingency plans are being put in place for a no-deal Brexit, including what should happen to the royal family in the event of civil unrest in London.This weekend, the Sunday Times reported that "secret plans" ...
 
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Before this December, the ceremonial guards last protested 55 years ago.
The Beefeaters, the beloved ceremonial guards that keep watch over the Crown Jewels, are continuing to protest over their pensions.Strikes first began on December 21, 2018, after plans were made to move the employees from "final salary pensions to a defined contribution ...
 
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At these spots, tea time is an art form.
Undoubtedly, the best way start a London vacation is with afternoon tea. Not only is it a leisurely activity that doesn’t require much energy, but each seating comes with enough caffeine to ensure you kick the jet lag on day one of ...
 
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Here’s what every Potterhead needs to know before visiting.
The Harry Potter films aren’t Christmas movies per se, but between the Yule Ball, scenes of Hogsmead in the snow, and month-long marathons on TV every December, the beloved series has become undeniably linked with the holiday season.It’s that association which makes ...
 
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Inside details on the flat that the Middleton sisters called home in their single days.
It's the end of an era for the Middleton sisters: Kate and Pippa have decided to sell the three-story apartment in the posh London neighborhood of Chelsea where they lived in prior to the elder Middleton's wedding in 2011.The Sunday Times first reported that the ...
 
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The club's original designer, Nina Campbell, reveals the stories behind the objects hitting the block.
Mark Birley’s timing was always impeccable. After a decade or so of post-war gloom, in 1963 London was ready to party, and the party was at 44 Berkeley Street. At Annabel’s everyone from the Queen to Diana Ross, hip hairdressers to the ...
 
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A daring mountain adventure, a Mediterranean getaway, and a Christmas time classic.
Craving a getaway but not quite sure where to go? Here are five wanderlust-worthy vacation ideas to put on your radar for December.READ REVIEWS | BOOK NOW Monaci delle Terre NereVacationing to Sicily during Italy’s traditional “off-season” has been trending in recent years, according ...
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