Football matches

Q: We are going to London on the 9th of April to the 12th, we want to see a fotbol match,do you know where they are and how much a ticket costs? A: have a look at the link below, which shows what matches are on during the time you will be in London. http://www.footballtickets.eu.com/football/football04.htm…

Dollars into Sterling

Q: What is your best advice on converting currency? Should I do it before leaving the US? When in London where are the best rates available typically? A: I think the rate sterling to dollars is around 1.85 at the moment, which is better for the pound than it has been for some time. So…

Christmas Services in London

Q: When and where might my wife and I attend a nice Christmas or Christmas Eve church service? The religious denomination is not as important as knowing that the service will be in a beautiful setting with excellent music A: There are lots of churches around central London so your choice may depend on where…

Parking in London

Q: I have to come to London by car. Each country has different parking rules. Could you please explain me how to park a car in London? Is it a web site with London’s parkings? A: it depends where exactly you will be wanting to park a car. In central London areas (zone 1) there…

To Paris from London

Q: I would like to know how to travel from London to Paris what is the cheapest companies (bus, railway). A: going to Paris by coach and booking it in advance is probably the cheapest – see this link. http://www.nationalexpress.com/p.cfm?n=gel&agentid=elhm Eurostar is quicker but also usually more expensive (train from Waterloo). _ _ _ _…

London in 36 hours

Q: My wife and I are planning a trip to see our son, who is currently serving in Africa, in the Peace Corp. We have about 42 hr. layover in London between our arriving and departing flights. (This will be on the 2nd weekend in May.) My question is, what would you do if you…

Pubs with kids

Q: I have planned a visit to London in April with my wife and 2 children aged 16 and 12. Are their any pubs who will allow is in for a drink or if necessary to have a meal. A: you should be able to take your children into any pubs that have dining areas.…