Tag Archives: London

Play Monopoly in real life… London Style

Put on your Top Hat and Advance to Mayfair. Image: flickr.com

The game Monopoly has been in our wardrobes since 1935, giving many their first taste of travel as they breezed past Mayfair and made stops at Marylbone Station. Continue reading

Heathrow’s visitor numbers increase, but whose complaining?

How efficient are major airports today? Image: tracygallagher.com

Heathrow has been a gateway to Europe for as long as  anyone can remember, but should it or even London be the first stop for Europe  travellers today or is a shift in the London mindset in order.According to recently released Heathrow Airport  statistics, the airport welcomed just under 70million passengers in 2012,  compared to 61.6million at Paris’s Charles de Gaulle and 57.5million at  Germany’s Frankfurt Airport. Continue reading

Bag check-in within one minute with BA

The words London and airport efficiency do not usually go together, however London City Airport (LCY) has employed a system that makes checking in baggage take less than one minute. Continue reading