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A Summer Tuesday in Greenwich...

Yesterday, after a Monday spent at home waiting for a washing machine man who never came (don’t ask), I decided that we were most definitely NOT spending another whole day at home, and that we would stretch restless legs and head over to one of my favourite places in The Big Smoke, Greenwich. 662 more words


Day 158: Go to a Comedy Night

I’ve lived in a flat in Greenwich with Mr Alex for two years now. At the bottom of our road is a comedy club – apparently a pretty good one we were told when we first moved in. 433 more words


When you're bored of London, you're bored of life

We’ve been in one spot long enough now that we are starting to get a little bored. Well, maybe not bored, but settled at least. We’ve developed a routine that involves a trip to the grocery store at least once daily b/c our fridge is smaller than the cooler (Aussie translation: esky) that we’d usually take on a picnic.

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Sightseeing My City: Royal Maritime Greenwich, London

As a Londoner, there are a lot of things that I expect tourist guides to recommend. They’ll tell you to go on the London Eye, visit the Tower of London and take a trip through Hyde Park – all the places genuine inhabitants avoid at the weekends to stay away from the hordes of people. 217 more words


Hercules Linton Memorial, Inverbervie

Hercules who?  Well, indeed!  But in his day he was well-known in the shipbuilding trade and renowned as the designer of the fastest ship in the world – though her construction bankrupted his company. 342 more words

Tourist Attraction

The Cutty Sark

London is home to many iconic landmarks and one of these is the Cutty Sark.

Apart from its history, both ancient and modern, it has been presented to the public in unique style. 41 more words


Cutty Sark Replica project - What is it?

Who we are?

The initiators of the project are a team of highly motivated people, with high quality knowledge of building traditional ships, operating them with all the logistics and P.R., all with long standing experience in all the different aspects of the Tall Ship’s world, headed by Captain Vladimir Martus, owner and builder of the  201 more words

Greenwich Maritime Institute