Articles Tagged 'The Holidays'

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Snapshot: 16 Shopping Spots in London

We could say it’s that time of year again, when you get the itch to shop … but really, isn’t a shopping trip in London welcomed all year? London is topped up with covered markets, shopping arcades, department stores and shop-lined streets. Get your shop on with this snapshot of 16 photos: Where’s your first stop?  See More: […]

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A Brit’s Guide to the Holiday Season

As we’ve discussed, when Americans talk about the holidays, they’re not talking about plans for next summer. The holiday season in the U.S. begins with Thanksgiving and ends after the Christmas/Hannukah/Kwanzaa break (which also includes New Years.) It sounds like a lot of planning and partying but the reality is that Thanksgiving preparations help stave […]

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Celebrating the Holidays in America: Things to Know

Christmas and the surrounding celebrations come with their own set of rules in the U.S. So if you want to party like a local this December, read on.  1. What “The Holidays” really means The term encompasses not only Christmas, but the abundance of festivals that take place at the end of one year and […]