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London, Part V (A Sunny Sunday)

I woke up hungover. I showered, got dressed, took some Advil I had brought with me in a plastic sandwich bag, and went down to the kitchen, where Katie was getting breakfast started. 860 more words


Review : Columbia Road Flower Market

Columbia Road Flower Market is a popular street market in East London which is only open on Sundays.

There has been a  Columbia Market since  1869, however the  Columbia Road flower market began as a Saturday trading market. 252 more words

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Christmas at Columbia Road Flower Market

Christmas is my favourite time of year to visit Columbia Road Flower Market.  Not only can you buy Christmas trees of all shapes and sizes, but the market is full of beautiful flowers perfect for Christmas arrangements like Eucalyptus, Pussy Willow, Mistletoe and Holly.   186 more words


Twelve Days of Christmas London Style -Day 12


It might seem odd that my last ‘favourite’ thing in my Twelve Days of London is a flower market, but you have to remember that, when J and I flew out of Calgary, we left behind temperatures of minus 30C with windchill. 102 more words