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5 Apps to Get You Through Travelling in London

15Mar

 

  1. Fever

Whether you’re looking for a secret bar, a chilled lounge, or a fancy restaurant for a meal, Fever’s got you covered. Their team of experts scour the streets to find you the best places to check out. They do the hard work, so you don’t have to.

 

  1. Dojo

Dojo is an app dedicated to giving you the best on the current happenings in London. From pop-up shops to fine dining, they highlight where the best places to visit in London are – right at that moment. They also offer the ability to buy tickets in-app, which is great too.

 

  1. Uber

For those late nights, since the night Tube hasn’t quite settled in yet, Uber is always a great alternative. Much cheaper than using a black taxi, and a safe alternative to other cab services, Uber is a great way to split a ride with friends to get yourselves home.

 

  1. Citymapper

Citymapper is probably one of the most extensive travel apps for London and various other cities across the world. It offers you a selection of routes, and you can filter according to your travel capabilities or what’s available to you; they offer bus-only routes, routes which have the fewest changes, and the quickest route. They also offer a variety of services which are available at night, as well as providing you with a rough estimate of cost.

 

  1. TubeMap

It really is almost inevitable to get around London without using the Tube Map. The Tube Map is probably the most handy of tools, making sure you know which routes are best for you. However, whilst experience helps, sometimes the Tube Map can be a little misleading so it’s not always something to go solely by. For example, did you know Old Street and Liverpool Street are only about a 15-minute walk away from each other – on the tube map, it doesn’t look so easy.

 

 

 

The Barbican: The Home of London’s Art Culture

15Mar

 

The Barbican is one of Europe’s leading multi-arts and conference venues, presenting a range of artistic talent from theatre, galleries, films and dance. The London Symphony Orchestra also calls this wonderful venue home.

The centre itself is funded by the City of London and was built as a gift to the nation, opening its doors for the first time on the 3rd March 1982 by Queen Elizabeth II. It is a building often widely celebrated, a wonderful tourist attraction, especially due to it’s contrasting brutalist architecture.

To describe and summarise the Barbican is a difficult feat for anyone, as it works and offers such a wide range of services. Not only does it offer performances to visit, but also community masterclasses, schools for young people, and tours of London.

Art

Over the past few decades the Barbican has played host to some of the best artistic exhibitions in London. At the moment they are playing host to ‘Strange and Familiar’ a photography exhibition of Britain photographed by foreigners from the 1930s onwards. It celebrates the work of leading photographers such as Henri Cartier-Bresson, Robert Frank, and Garry Winogrand (you can read more and book tickets here: http://www.barbican.org.uk/artgallery/event-detail.asp?ID=17922)

Dance

Ballet is also a big part of the Barbican, with Ballet Black being their most recent show. Ballet Black is a company for international dancers of black and Asian descent, with three bold and inventive choreographers blending the cultures into an irresistible ordeal of narrative and abstract dance (you can read more here: http://www.barbican.org.uk/theatre/event-detail.asp?ID=18677)

Film

One of the greatest parts of the Barbican is its film section. Whilst it may be a cinema, it isn’t any ordinary cinema in London. The Barbican plays host to many independent and historical films, reviving the past and present of the film industry. During the Valentine’s Day period they offered a selection of old films which tackled love as a tragedy or from a horror perspective. Now, they are playing host to the Human Rights Watch Film Festival, and the film High-Rise accompanied by a ScreenTalk by the director Ben Wheatley (more about the films is available here: http://www.barbican.org.uk/film)

As highlighted, the Barbican offers such a diverse variety of information and really is a feat of British accomplishment with regards to culture and the arts. It truly is a place to visit, and an iconic landmark in all respects for London.

Welcome to the Claverley Court Blog

06Oct

Welcome to the Claverley Court Blog. We intend to keep you updated with the latest news, events and information from Knightsbridge and it’s surrounding London areas.

Knights­bridge buzzes with activ­ity and retail oppor­tu­nity. A designer shop­ping Mecca for Inter­na­tional and British fash­ion houses, it’s also home to cel­e­brated restau­rants, exclu­sive hair and beauty salons, antiques and art deal­ers, and exclu­sive bars and clubs. And, with easy travel links close by, Hyde Park, world famous Muse­ums, Royal Palaces and much more, Claver­ley Court is the ideal loca­tion for short stay leisure vis­its and long stay res­i­den­tial use.

Please check back for our latest news and information.

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At Claverley Court Apartments, we are committed to maintaining the trust and confidence of our visitors to our web site. We want you to know that we never share email lists or your data with other companies for marketing purposes. In this Privacy Policy, we provide information detailing why we collect your personal information and how we use it. We also outline the limited conditions under which we may disclose it to others and how we keep it secure.

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Changes to this Privacy Notice
We may make changes to our privacy policy from time to time. Regularly reviewing this page ensures that you are always aware of what information we collect, how we use it and under what circumstances we will share it with third parties.

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b. details of transactions you carry out through our website and details of the fulfilment of your orders.
We may only collect and process personal data collected and/or processed on behalf of a hotel in accordance with that hotel’s instructions. We cannot process it in any other way or for any other purpose.

You should refer to the hotel’s privacy and data protection policy for details of how they protect, and how they require us to protect, your personal information.
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Access to your personal information
We do not sell personal details to third parties for any purpose nor will we share your personal data from 25th May 2018 with any other organisations or promoters that have not been named in our privacy policy for their own marketing communications.

Changes to this Privacy Notice
We may make changes to our privacy policy from time to time. Regularly reviewing this page ensures that you are always aware of what information we collect, how we use it and under what circumstances we will share it with third parties.

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We use cookies to help identify your computer so we can tailor your user experience, track shopping basket contents and remember where you are in the order process.
You can disable any cookies already stored on your computer, but these may stop our website from functioning properly.

The following is strictly necessary in the operation of our website.
This website will:
· Remember what is in your shopping basket
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· Remember that you are logged in and that your session is secure.  You need to be logged in to complete an order.
The following are not Strictly Necessary, but are required to provide you with the best user experience and also to tell us which pages you find most interesting (anonymously).

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This website will: *Offer Live Chat Support (If available)
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This website will: Allow you to share pages with social networks such as Facebook (if available)
· Allow you to share pages via Add This (if available)
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This website will not: Share any personal information with third parties.

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As part of the registration process for our newsletter, we collect personal information. We use that information for a couple of reasons: to tell you about stuff you’ve asked us to tell you about; to contact you if we need to obtain or provide additional information; to check our records are right and to check every now and then that you’re happy and satisfied. We don’t rent or trade email lists with other organisations and businesses.
We use MailChimp, to deliver our newsletter. We gather statistics around email opening and clicks using industry standard technologies to help us monitor and improve our e-newsletter. For more information, please see MailChimp’s privacy notice. You can unsubscribe to general mailings at any time of the day or night by clicking the unsubscribe link at the bottom of any of our emails[/restab]
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Booking Engine
When you book a room you use our booking engine which is provided by Hotelrez. To process orders successfully hotel rez needs to collect the following data
This will include:

personal information about you which we ask you for (e.g. your name, address, and email address) when you make a booking from our website or over the telephone;
a. financial details in order to process your reservation where a hotel requires pre-payment;
b. details of transactions you carry out through our website and details of the fulfilment of your orders.
We may only collect and process personal data collected and/or processed on behalf of a hotel in accordance with that hotel’s instructions. We cannot process it in any other way or for any other purpose.

You should refer to the hotel’s privacy and data protection policy for details of how they protect, and how they require us to protect, your personal information.
We are permitted by the hotel:
· to use your personal information for reserving rooms and/or other services for you at that hotel;
· to pass on your financial details to the hotel and/or appropriate third party (for example, credit card company) for the purpose of confirming or paying for a reservation (please note any credit card details will not be retained by us);
· to use your information for marketing purposes (where you agree to this); and
· to pre-complete forms and other details on our website to make your next visit to our website easier (eg when amending or cancelling a booking).

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