In the summer that saw the first successful flight of the Zeppelin, a 140 acre site of scrubland in West London was transformed into the White City, which housed the 1908 Franco British Exhibition ? a...
Hailed as a book that reverses the anthropological gaze, 'The London Jungle Book' is the personal story of Indian tribal artist Bhajju Shyam's first encounter with a western city. Revised & fully upda...
Advantagesentertaining, unusual, "inside" stories, touching, page-turner, very 'real'
AdvantagesJust absolutely beautiful (do check the photos), comfortable, excellent throughout, fabulous staff
DisadvantagesSo, so expensive - and over-attentive waiters (the 'hovering'... eugh...)
AdvantagesConvenient method of transport, frequent trains, Easy to get around
DisadvantagesSignal Failures, Broken Trains and Heat!