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Things to See: Kew Gardens

With the glorious sunshine we’ve been having in London recently, it seemed the perfect time to visit one of London’s most popular attractions. And like with so many of London’s other well known sites, it is filled with its own glorious history, dating back to 1759. 406 more words

Alex Raphael

Line(s) of the Day #Columbo

Dr. Ray Flemming: They expect me to be on call at all hours.
Columbo: Same with me, Doctor.

Gene Barry and Peter Falk in the much-loved, long-running detective show ‘Columbo’ (1971 – 2003).

Alex Raphael

Things to See: Ozz Restaurant

One of the many, many, benefits of living in London is the amount of original new restaurants that are set up. Especially when one of them already has such a high reputation for class and excellence, having only been opened several months. 382 more words

Alex Raphael

Travel Snapshot: Richmond, London

This sunset just had to be taken. I was tempted to get a boat and go for a row.

Alex Raphael

Line(s) of the Day #Cicero

A room without books is like a body without a soul.

Marcus Tullius Cicero, who among his many talents, was a Roman philosopher, lawyer and politician.

Alex Raphael

Line(s) of the Day #TheLostBoys

Look at your reflection in the mirror. You’re a creature of the night Michael, just like out of a comic book! You’re a vampire Michael! My own brother, a goddamn, shit-sucking vampire. 20 more words

Alex Raphael

Line(s) of the Day #HenriMatisse

Creativity takes courage.

The very gifted French artist Henri Mattise (1869 – 1954)

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