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In the land of Julie Andrews & Emilia Clarke // London, UK

I have just returned from my weekend adventure to London yesterday!! It was incredible and magical and everything I remembered it to be and more. The weather the whole weekend was so sunny and very un-London. 775 more words

Study Abroad

First days in London

Hello everyone!

I can confirm I safely arrived in the United Kingdom! Whohooow!

I actually arrived Saturday morning with my parents. Together, we did a citytrip in London. 283 more words


London Attractions Tour Guide

9:05AM, Monday


I open my eyes as I hear the muffled traffic sounds outside my window and see the sun rays peeking through the shutter. 1,071 more words


17th February 1924. Giving one the 'Pips'.

Today in 1924 the Big Ben time signal became a feature on the infant BBC radio, coming twelve days after the Greenwich Time Signal was introduced at 9.30pm when listeners first heard the ‘pips’.(1) 193 more words


Man who used to masturbate to the chimes of Big Ben rushed to hospital

A 47-year-old London man who used to pleasure himself in his Westminster council flat as the chimes of Big Ben rang out, has been admitted to hospital suffering from testicular swelling and a prostate disorder. 281 more words


Photography Project - Views from the bus

I often find myself gazing out the window on long bus rides, taking in the sites and people watching. As I had my camera with me on my last bus journey I thought I would take some photos of the landmarks in London. 75 more words

If you are backpacking around Europe, London will definitely come up on your list of cities to visit – if it doesn’t, it should! I know is a big city and you must be wondering what it’s the big fuss about it; but London does have its peculiarities. 777 more words