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Tourist for a Day

During my two months in London, I tried to stay out of the typical tourist zones and see parts of the city that most people don’t. 216 more words



These are the first few images from  our trip to London and Paris.


We decided to get an early start on London this morning, so we were up at 8. First up was Madame Tussaud’s wax museum. Nikita and Michael still had some time to kill before their flight in the afternoon, so they tagged along with us. 356 more words

london nights

When my uncle was here recently we bought a tripod each and on one of the last nights he was in London we went down to Thames to do some test night shots.  20 more words


Shakespeare, David Beckham, bad food and worse weather: What the rest of the world really thinks of the UK

David Beckham. Big Ben. Binge drinking. Bad weather.

These are just some of the things that come to the mind of foreign people when asked what they think of the UK, according to a study by the British Council. 282 more words


London calling :)

Hey there!

We are in London! It’s so weird, since all our other holidays together we’ve spent either at the home of the other one or in Japan. 558 more words


Summer in England

I stumbled my way through England the first two weeks of July seeing Pearl Jam play in Leeds and Milton Keynes, spending time in one of England’s first planned villages, Saltaire, catching up with a long time friend while soaking in the London life, and making new friends in Cornwall, the classic English countryside.