Goldfinger Changing the Face of London Architecture

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As much as Frank Lloyd Wright changed the face of American architecture, the same can be said of Ernö Goldfinger to London architecture.  The Hungarian born architect and furniture designer introduced the modernist movement to western Europe, specifically London, on a grand scale from the moment of his arrival in the 1930s.  Goldfinger met and […]

Lawrence Alma-Tadema: At Home in Antiquity

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Some folks travel for scenery, others for beaches, some for food and still others for art.  I was brought to tears at an extensive Monet exhibit and the new Lawrence Alma-Tadema London exhibit just might leave me breathless.  The work of Victorian artist Lawrence Alma-Tadema (1836-1912) is on display through October at the home of […]

Zizzi waterfront dining in Greenwich

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You know when you go on vacation and step on a happy coincidence…that’s what happened to us with Zizzi in Greenwich (Unit W2, Greenwich Promenade, Pier Cutty Sark), just outside London.  It’s one of the many chain eateries throughout London but this one is actually worth of every Italian bite. We arrived early, about 90 […]

London Top 5 for a Fiver

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Visiting London can be costly unless you know where to look and we here at Wanderlust Women Travel do…Here’s our Top 5 for a Fiver in and around London: National Theater (Upper Ground, South Bank) – Young travelers, 16-25 years, can take advantage of Entry Pass membership which is free.  It gets you access to […]

Thanksgiving in Rome

Luxury Thanksgiving Getaways 2016

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So, the Halloween candy’s gone. The costumes are in the attic.  Time for Turkey. Wait, What?  Yes, the time to getaway for Thanksgiving and we’ve selected some luxury Thanksgiving escapes that’ll make you want to ditch the apron and don the swimsuit. Rome – Si, si, a Roman holiday complete with all the turkey trimmings […]