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London by Michael LeapmanPacked with photographs, illustrations, and maps, Eyewitness Travel Guide: London includes in-depth coverage of Londons unforgettable sights from the Houses of Parliament and Buckingham Palace to the trendy piazza of Covent Garden. Unearthing the best of the citys stunning architecture, palaces and parks, west-end musicals, world-class art galleries and museums in between, there are 3D aerial views of Londons most interesting districts, cutaways and floor-plans of all the major sites, and detailed listings of the best hotels and restaurants in London for all budgets. The guide includes four Great Days Out and extensive practical information including insider tips on where to find Londons best shops and markets, traditional pubs and the goldmine of fun to be found for children. Whether youre taking a thrilling flight on the London Eye or gazing at the crown jewels at the Tower of London, there is detailed background on everything from Kings and Queens to where to see Roman, Medieval, Elizabethan and Victorian London as well as several guided walks of varied character.
Rick Steves Wants to Save the World, One Vacation at a Time
Rick Steves can tell you how to avoid having your pocket picked on the subway in Istanbul. He can tell you where to buy cookies from cloistered Spanish nuns on a hilltop in Andalusia. We were, at that moment, very much inside the Western Hemisphere, 4, miles west of Rome, inching through Manhattan in a hired black car. Steves was in the middle of a grueling speaking tour of the United States: 21 cities in 34 days. New York was stop No. He had just flown in from Pittsburgh, where he had spent less than 24 hours, and he would soon be off to Los Angeles, Denver and Dallas.
I haven't been in quite a while. I'll be visiting a friend who lives there Tenleytown as well as friend who is flying over from London. While I'll be spending time with my friends, I don't know exactly how much time I'll be spending with them or what their schedules are going to be. So, I'm trying to plan for what I should do, either by myself or with my friends. I'm hoping the weather will be decent.
I am in the beginning stages of planning a 8-day trip flying in and out of Shannon in early August. I am rather overwhelmed as there is so much we'd like to do.
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Travel guru and television personality Rick Steves visits Maine to lend support to the Yes on 1 campaign. In the minds of many American small government supporters, Europe is the quintessential nanny state — a place where big government intrudes on personal choices to protect citizens from themselves. Meeting by meeting, he tries to persuade U.
I just enjoyed a very busy day on Capitol Hill, meeting with key members of Congress and advocating for an end to the federal prohibition on marijuana. My host for the day was Oregon Rep. Earl Blumenauer, and we packed a lot into our schedule. Take a peek here as we work with lawmakers to find a path forward for marijuana legalization, I join forces with Bread for the World — and even bump into Jon Stewart. I had breakfast this morning with some of my friends from NORML, and we were marveling at how dramatically the national mood on marijuana has shifted. These days, virtually every leader in the Democratic Party understands the need for change — and many Republicans also see the wisdom in ending prohibition.