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London 2014: Settling In

London: Settling In

Our first night in London is loud. Noise on the street filters up to our open windows with people calling out to one another, traffic, and music, and inside the building students across the hall clomping up the stairs and letting the heavy doors slam. 827 more words

Travel Essay

Europe 2013 Trip Report: Part 5 – A Magical End to Our Time in London

Catch up on part 4 here.

We woke up today with the sole purpose of visiting Westminster Abbey before catching our Eurostar train to Paris.  Plus, I had a surprise in store for Cuz before we left. 772 more words


London - Days 2 and 3

I’m back with a new post about my trip to London. Luckily for you – I guess? – this is shorter than the previous one, even though it includes two days. 628 more words


St Mungo's

Just behind King’s Cross station there is indeed a St Mungo’s.

Not the Hospital for Magical Maladies and Injuries from the Harry Potter universe, but a homeless shelter. 17 more words


Platform 9 3/4

One of the many, many reasons why I was so keen in visiting England was Harry Potter. I love the story and wanted to suck in the original flair and see the places described in the book. 267 more words


Shapely sum

14th August 2014

“The whole is more that the sum of all its parts”

- Aristotle