Heron Tower

Windsor Castle visit

Windsor Castle visit

July 17, 2018
To make the most of your time at Windsor, pick up one of the free multimedia tours in the Courtyard at the start of your visit. General tour Available in English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Japanese, Brazilian Portuguese, Russian and Mandarin. The tour is introduced…

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Windsor Castles

Windsor Castles

July 7, 2018
By Mike Glaeser The first challenge of this trip occurred even before I could land. My flight was delayed which put my 11:45 round tower tour at risk. I literally made it with two minutes to spare so let’s start from that point! The Round Tower is the central keep of Windsor…

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Bus to Windsor Castle

Bus to Windsor Castle

May 22, 2018
Visiting Windsor Castle During a Layover at Heathrow (Seven hours time between flights) Many travelers with a layover at Heathrow, think about visiting nearby Windsor Castle, only 20 minutes from Heathrow by cab. Visiting Windsor Castle: But first, make sure this is a viable…

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Heron Tower London Duck and Waffle

Heron Tower London Duck and Waffle

May 12, 2018
Lofty ideas: astonishing views over London from Duck & Waffle s dining room. Photograph: Karen Robinson for the Observer Heron Tower, 110 Bishopsgate, London EC2 (020 3640 7310). Meal for two, including wine and service, £110 Duck & Waffle, on the 40th floor…

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SushiSamba London Heron Tower

SushiSamba London Heron Tower

April 22, 2018
Eating at Sushisamba brought to mind the sport of Extreme Ironing. Both involve doing something mundane at an unusual height. Of course, in the case of the ironing it can also be at a great depth, under water or in the middle of heavy traffic. At Heron Tower food is served…

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