After leaving Malta, we stayed for several days in London to rest a bit, and visit some old favorite sights plus a few new ones. We also managed to take in a play.

We stayed at the Thistle Hotel at Marble Arch. This was the first time we used priceline.com to book an overseas trip. This ended up being the least we paid for lodging in London over the last five years, and the nicest hotel we ever stayed at in London. The location was within 100 yards of the tube entrance for Marble Arch, so we were able to get almost anywhere in the ... (more)