Category Archives: London Sightseeing

Concierge Tips – Something Different this year for Valentine’s Day

This is a taxing question I get asked every year and hopefully this time I have come up with a lovely plan. How about treating your loved one to a romantic river cruise, with champagne dinner, entertainment and dancing? I … Continue reading

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Concierge Question – Are all London Tours Much the Same?

Thinking all London tours are much the same, is a common mistake, as is the belief that some of the cheaper tours are better value. The reality is that there is a huge difference between what is and what is … Continue reading

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Concierge Questions – What can I fit into a week’s stay in London – much more than just London!

Probably one of the questions we are asked most is: On a short, say a week-long trip to London, how much time will it take to see all the prime sightseeing sights in London, but also try and fit in … Continue reading

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Due to Demand, Running Again – This Time London. Concierge Questions: Do I Save Money on an Organised Tour?

We had such a big response yesterday so running again today, this time London. Concierge Questions: Do I Save Money on an Organised Tour? This is a question we are often asked and the answer is a big yes! Aside … Continue reading

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Concierge News – in London at Christmas? Few ideas for you – today St Paul’s Cathedral

Are you visiting London over the Christmas period – looking for some ideas? Toda we are looking at what you might find at the magnificent St Paul’s Cathedral at this time of year. Welcome to St Paul’s Cathedral this Advent … Continue reading

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The Society of the Golden Keys of Great Britain and the Commonwealth was founded in London

The Keys as the Society is most commonly called, has been in existence since 1952, when a group of Head Hall Porters of several leading London Hotels got together and agreed to set up an organisation which closely resembled one which … Continue reading

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1st Choice for your London Concierge Service

Trust 1st Choice Concierge Services to help you make the most of your stay in England’s Capital. We only issue original tickets and we do not sell exclusively on behalf of any one theatre agent, tour or transport operator. By … Continue reading

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Concierge Tips – Its not too late to visit Britain during Olympics – Many Great Deals

On the back of Jay Osborne’s pink-roofed ice-cream van, there is a familiar sign that reads: “Mind that child.” Today, the warning seems a bit redundant. Here, outside London’s Natural History Museum, the third most popular museum in the country, … Continue reading

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Concierge Tips – UK Olympians share their tips for tourists visiting London

There are only four days to go before the start of the Olympics so Team GB don’t have time for sightseeing but they have revealed their tips for tourists visiting London during the Games. Olympics sponsor British Airways asked the … Continue reading

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Concierge news – Tall Storeys of the Shard

At 310 metres and 78 storeys high, it stands like a giant sundial dominating London’s skyline.  It’s covered in 11,000 glass panels – an area the size of eight football pitches.  And it’s being billed as a ‘vertical city’, comprising … Continue reading

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