Visiting London During the Royal Wedding

London Tube Map

In salute to the Royal Wedding about to occur in the UK, I am repeating an article that originally ran on TravelingMom.com called "10 ways to See London on the Cheap". If you are one of the lucky ones about to embark on the city for this once-in-a-lifetime event, you are going during a high tourist time so you'll need some tips from someone in the know.  We hit London every year, visiting family and friends, and I once lived in the wonderful town.  In addition, my mother-in-law is a royal family enthusiast, so if you have any questions about either Read More


Fairmont (Express/Hotel) Proclaims April “Royal Month”

Fairmont Hotel

  Royal Wedding fever has descended on British Columbia. To commemorate the upcoming royal nuptials on April 29th, The Fairmont Empress in Victoria and The Fairmont Hotel Vancouver will celebrate everything “fit for a queen” this April. If you’re looking to celebrate the Royal Wedding in true British style, there is no better place to mark this momentous occasion than at one of British Columbia’s Fairmont castles, both of which have important historic ties to the Royal Family. The Fairmont Empress will offer a wide selection of royal Read More