Now that Jason and I have been here for a couple of weeks, everyone has been asking about our explorations of London. Unfortunately, though we have had a few opportunities to begin visiting various parts of the city, are responses have been, on the whole, rather dull. 1,236 more words
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If I was paid a nickel for every blog post that I intend to make, well… I would have a lot of nickels by now. But alas, life catches up, and I seem to have far more words floating in my head than I can manage to fit on paper in 24 hours each day. 624 more words
On Sunday Mads & Tom took us to the Columbia Road Flower Market for an authentic Sunday in London experience – being spring the range was magnificent and walking through crowds of people while the men behind the stalls sung out “three tulips for a fiver” was a hoot. 28 more words
- Nearest tube, Old Street (Northern Line), Bethnal Green (Central Line).
I can’t believe I have never been to here! This should be one easily crossed off the list – who is up for a Sunday stroll?! 232 more words
I remember going to the flower market on Columbia Road several times as a child. We would go early, as it was only open early back then, and after my parents had bought some plants for the garden, we would have a tortilla from a Spanish café on the road. 320 more words