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Looking For Something Special This Mother’s Day in London?
Spoil her, she deserves it…
It’s the one day of the year devoted to those selfless ladies: mums! Sunday 30 March is the date for your diaries in 2014, so you better get prepared and make sure that she doesn’t dream of cooking or cleaning! Whatever sort of mum you have, there are plenty of special treats on offer in London that will have her completely delighted. Take a look at our pick of fantastic Mother’s Day gifts and experiences that will please even the fussiest mum!
The ultimate Mother’s Day treat, this Sightseeing and Shopping Tour with Afternoon Tea gives mums the flexibility to see what they like and shop where they like throughout central London! Whether they want to go designer shoe shopping in Harrods or take a stroll through Hyde Park to see the beginnings of spring, the choice is theirs. A 24 hour hop-on hop-off bus ticket is included in the package and a break from exploring the city comes in the form of relaxing afternoon tea at DoubleTree by Hilton!
Mum’s love a good Sunday lunch, but usually they have to cook it! Take the stress out of the Mother’s Day lunch and give your mum a day off with a Classic Sunday Lunch Jazz Cruise. There won’t be any slaving over the stove, just great London views from the River Thames and a delicious three course set menu accompanied by live jazz entertainment.
Is your mum a bit of a foodie? If so, she’ll love this Mother’s Day lunch at TheView restaurant. Located at the top of Millbank Tower, TheView truly lives up to its name and provides unbeatable views of London from prime position next to the River Thames. The six course taster menu is simply gorgeous and this dining experience will definitely get you in her good books. You can even combine lunch at TheView with sightseeing and shopping!
Toast to Mother’s Day 2014 in the skies with a Champagne Experience aboard the EDF Energy London Eye! It’s the VIP experience perfect for mothers who like being treated like a star once in a while. The immensely popular London Eye gives riders fantastic views across London and a glass of champagne served in the capsule tops off the experience.
Kensington Palace is presenting Florimania, a blooming lovely flower display, from Friday 28 – Sunday 30 March. Included in the price of the admission ticket, Florimania features flower arranging demonstrations and a range of spring flower arrangements, all in the gorgeous grounds of the Palace. Kensington Palace’s Orangery will also be serving afternoon tea, so you can wander the grounds before tucking into a classic British tradition!
With so many things going on in London during Mother’s Day weekend, there’s no excuse for not having something up your sleeve. Have a wonderful Mother’s Day and don’t forget the card!