First Guests Check-In To The St. Pancras Renaissance Hotel

London has welcomed the latest addition to its portfolio of new and renovated high-end hotels with the 245-room St. Pancras Renaissance Hotel accepting its first guests yesterday. A restored Victorian masterpiece designed by Sir George Gilbert Scott, the hotel enjoys a prime location minutes from the platforms at St. Pancras International railway station, London’s gateway … Continue reading

Eurostar Begins Annual Avignon Summer Service

High-speed rail operator Eurostar began its weekly direct service from London St. Pancras International to Avignon, in the heart of the Provence region of Southern France last Saturday. This is the eighth successive year that Eurostar is operating the seasonal service.   From 11 July 2009 to 5 September 2009, trains will run the outbound leg which … Continue reading