Tea Time: Best Afternoon Tea Experiences in London and Dublin

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One of the unique features of a visiting London or Dublin is the chance to have a spectacular “afternoon tea” experience. Join Travel Brigade to experience what’s also known as “high tea” at some of the top spots in London and Dublin. We’ll visit the Royal Horseguards Hotel in London then head to Dublin to […]

London’s Greatest Hits: Top Attractions in the City

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Every visitor to London, whether a first-timer or experienced traveler, will want to take in certain experiences that are classically London. Travel Brigade takes you to all the top spots in this amazing city. We’ll hit the London Eye, Tower of London, Buckingham Palace, St. Paul’s, Harrods, Big Ben and the theatre district. If you’re […]

A Foodie’s Guide to London

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Join Travel Brigade as we eat our way through London in an episode featuring the wide variety of dishes and drinks being served in 21st Century England. We’ll try adventurous Indian recipes at Cinnamon Kitchen, sample delicious Italian dishes at Carluccio’s and soak up the ambiance, cocktails and fabulous fare at The Fable Bar & […]

Explore the Trails of Literary Dublin

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Travel Brigade opens its 5th season with a visit to Dublin focusing on the great writers the city has produced. This being Ireland, we’ll start with a “Literary Pub Crawl” that matches pints with prose. We’ll also talk about the historic Book of Kells and learn how to enjoy an evening of Irish folk tales. […]

Planning a Perfect Trip to Monaco

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When it comes to packing luxury, beauty, and glamour into one small space, it’s hard to beat the principality of Monaco. In just two square kilometers, you’ve got the Monte Carlo casinos, over 1,000 shops bearing the top names in fashion, the timeless class of Princess Grace, beautiful views of the Mediterranean, and there seems to […]

London Underground: Unique Activities in The City

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Travel Brigade visits London, but we’re going off the beaten path to try activities you won’t usually find in the guidebooks. We’ll literally go underground to visit a popular nightclub that was once a dungeon, tour around the city in classic cars, book our own photo-shoot, try our hand at Indian and Italian cooking and […]

How To See The Pope In Vatican City

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In this electronic age when we experience so many things digitally, being able to see someone, live, close, and in 3D, can be a very enthralling experience. In a time when crowds have migrated online, being part of an actual crowd can create indelible memories. For many people, seeing the Pope in person is one […]

Girlfriend’s Guide to Paris

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Paris is a city that can appeal to all types of travelers. Artists come to find inspiration. Romantics come to find love. Foodies come to find gourmet dishes. Girlfriends come to find time together while enjoying shopping, dining, arts and fashion in the City of Light. Whether it’s BFFs, moms and daughters, or sisters traveling together, consider […]

Girl’s Guide to Paris Trends

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Grab your mother, daughter or BFFs and hit the City of Lights in this special Travel Brigade episode focusing on a Girlfriend’s Getaway that takes in all of the hottest trends in Paris. We’ve got interviews with experts on what’s happening in the arts scene, cool neighborhoods to hang out in, restaurants to try and […]

South Wales: Cardiff to the Coast

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Join Travel Brigade as we roam around South Wales exploring the castles, the coast and everything in between. We’ll talk about all of the historical and modern sites and activities to be found in the city of Cardiff, and then head west to Swansea and St. David’s. Once there, we’ll visit the coast to find outdoor […]