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  • 5D/4N Backpacking London Without A Tour – Free & Easy (Part 8) : Borough Market (Opening Times & How To Get There)

    A trip to London would be incomplete without a visit to England’s largest and oldest food market – Borough Market. This over than 1000 years old renowned food market is located in Southwark, Central London and is easily accessible by train, tube, bus, bike or on foot. 😀 My sister and I dropped by Borough […]

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  • 5D/4N Backpacking London Without A Tour – Free & Easy (Part 7) : Healthy & Affordable Food & Beverages at Pret A Manger

    When my sister and I were in London, we tried as much as we can to savour the local food. However, we found ourselves dining and spending most of our time at one particular place – Pret A Manger. 😀 This sandwich and coffee shop serves gourmet ready-to-eat food that is both nutritious and affordably priced, […]

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  • 5D/4N Backpacking London Without A Tour – Free & Easy (Part 6) : London Tower Bridge & The Tower of London (Opening Hours & Admission Tickets)

    A trip to London, United Kingdom would be incomplete without a visit to one of London’s famous bridges and castles situated by the River Thames – The Tower Bridge and the Tower of London. Good news is, both attractions are located within walking distance from one another and there are several London Tube a.k.a London Underground stations […]

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  • 5D/4N Backpacking London Without A Tour – Free & Easy (Part 5) : A Picnic at St. Paul’s Cathedral (Opening Hours, Admission Tickets & Security Measures)

    The St. Paul’s Cathedral in the city of London is a magnificent Baroque church designed by Sir Christopher Wren in 1673. It is one of the most famous and most recognisable sights in London, United Kingdom. The iconic Cathedral is accessible via public transport, namely the London Underground. 😀   Getting to St. Paul’s Cathedral […]

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  • 5D/4N Backpacking London Without A Tour – Free & Easy (Part 4) : Bunk Beds in the 8-Bed Female Dormitory Room with En-Suite at The Dictionary Hostel, London (Part 2)

    One of the reasons why we chose to stay at The Dictionary Hostel in London is for its cool facilities: a self catering kitchen, roof terrace, courtyard, launderette, and even a luggage room. So, after my sister and I checked-in to our 8-bed female dormitory room with en-suite at The Dictionary Hostel in the hip […]

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  • 5D/4N Backpacking London Without A Tour – Free & Easy (Part 4) : Bunk Beds in the 8-Bed Female Dormitory Room with En-Suite at The Dictionary Hostel, London (Part 1)

    Staying in London, United Kingdom can be quite expensive therefore, staying in hostels is the best way to save money. My sister and I decided to stay at 2 separate hostels located nearby public transport and the places of interests in London, United Kingdom. That way, we not only save money on accommodation, but on […]

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  • 5D/4N Backpacking London Without A Tour – Free & Easy (Part 3) : Getting About in London – Taking the London Underground a.k.a London Tube Experience (Of Mazes, Maps & Fascinating Train Stations)

    The public transport service in London, United Kingdom is simply brilliant! From the iconic red coloured double-decker busses to its extensive underground trains, trams and distinguishable taxis, getting about in London is both convenient and cheap for visitors like you and me. 😉   Visitor Oyster Card – Simply Touch & Go! For your info, […]

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  • 5D/4N Backpacking London Without A Tour – Free & Easy (Part 2) : Flying with Malaysia Airlines for the Very First Time On-board the Airbus A380 to London, UK

    Do you remember your very first flight with Malaysia Airlines? I do. It was in November last year that my sister and I flew with Malaysia Airlines on-board the mighty Airbus A380 to London, United Kingdom. 😀 We both booked window seats on the upper-deck of the spacious, four-engine jet airliner to enjoy the breathtaking […]