Entries tagged: United Kingdom

How To See The Real Downton Abbey

How To See The Real Downton Abbey

Downton Abbey premiered stateside in January 2011, creating a cultural buzz and converting many Americans to die-hard Anglophiles. The premier of the much-anticipated Downton Abbey feature film has reawakened the love for the series, its characters, and its sweeping scenery. Travel with Ker & Downey to combine your Downton admiration with a varied exploration of the United Kingdom.

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Historical Europe by Luxury Train

Historical Europe by Luxury Train

History and luxury coincide on this two-week private journey through Italy and London, connected by a night on the iconic Belmond Venice Simplon-Orient-Express luxury train. Explore a wealth of archaeological sites and immerse yourself in the art of northern Italy, explore the history of London, and soak in the countryside outside the city.

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Scotland by Train

Scotland by Train

Take a journey through Scotland by train aboard the classic Belmond Royal Scotsman. Travel through the country’s western wilderness then spend a few days on a private adventure in the Highlands with a naturalist guide.

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Tea Party: Our Top Picks for an Afternoon Cuppa in London

Tea Party: Our Top Picks for an Afternoon Cuppa in London

With the United Kingdom ranking among the top five tea drinking countries in the world, it’s clear that the British love their brew. Maybe it’s the frequent grey weather that makes them reach for a cuppa so often. Grab your own mug and settle in as Ker & Downey shares our top picks for an afternoon spot of tea in London.

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