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Natural History Museum-London

Our final outing of the trip was to the Natural History Museum in London (direct link to video):


Public Transport Reviews: London, England

I’ve been doing a lot of traveling in the past few years and have discovered the wonders of public transport. There’s no real public transport in Nashville, beyond a train that goes in one line with a couple of stops and a terrible bus system, so I never really had experience with learning to read transport maps, figuring out fees and learning how to push my way through heavy crowds until I started traveling. 797 more words


Get your ice skates on at Vauxhall Pleasure Gardens

Next door to London’s largest real Christmas tree maze inside Vauxhall Pleasure Gardens, another ice skating rink was open for business on Friday.

Yes quite few have started up again for winter, like Wembley Park, Somerset House and Canary Wharf but South West Londoners won’t have to travel to far to get their fix of gliding around on blades. 219 more words


The Bridge

A funny thing happened this week. I was walking back from a bar, in Wembley Park, and the sky was dark, it was the kind of wintery atmosphere, that makes most people, shrug their shoulders, and seek shelter. 968 more words

Stories And Reviews By Kathy Da Silva

London in the Winter... Love, love, love...

So today we arrived in London for 4 days and 3 nights.  It was raining and cold and this southern California girl loved it!  Our hotel is about a 2 minute walk to Westminster Abbey and we walked in the rain, with costs, hats, mittens and umbrellas to experience the Evensong service this afternoon. 206 more words


"Kimberly's Capital Punishment" by Richard Milward (2012)

“I found the eyeball fifteen minutes before I found the rest of him.”

This is a very difficult review to write. Y’see, I try very hard to not spoil anything about the books I review, avoiding as much as I can of major plot twists and so on, but in this case it’s going to be hard. 590 more words

General Fiction

UK emergency services briefly evacuate Charing Cross train station after fire

WATCH ABOVE:  A small fire broke out in the front carriage of a train at London’s Charring Cross station.

LONDON – Emergency services in London briefly evacuated Charing Cross train station after a fire broke out on a small section in the front carriage of train. 97 more words