Elegant and luxurious, The Willard is a true Washington DC landmark and is located just one block from the White House itself. Frequented by Abraham Lincoln and numerous other US presidents, this glorious, historic hotel has seen some pivotal moments in US history; Mark Twain wrote two novels here, and it was also where Martin Luther King Jr. completed his legendary "I have a dream" speech. It goes without saying that the facilities at The Willard are extensive and impressive. Afternoon tea is hosted in Peacock Alley, French bistro cuisine is served at Café du Parc, whilst Occidental Grill & Seafood offers a menu of steak and safood. For a relaxing drink, try the Round Robin Bar, which also serves a selection of light meals and snacks, or the Scotch Bar. Leisure facilities include a fully-equipped gym and a luxurious spa offering a wide range of treatments and therapies (payable locally). All rooms at The Willard are air conditioned and come with a telephone, flat screen television, high-speed internet access, radio, CD player, safe and a minibar. A laundry service is available at the hotel.
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Beginning and ending in London, we travel just under 23,000 miles across the globe on this incredible worldwide adventure. Starting in the iconic 'Big Apple', we chart a course across the heartland of America, to the West Coast. From there, we cross the Pacific into Asia and immerse ourselves in the rich legacies of China, before boarding the iconic Tsar's Gold Train for the journey across Russia. For the final leg of the journey, we head into central Europe, south through the imperial cities to Venice, boarding the luxurious Simplon-Orient- Express for the journey home.
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