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Great Expectations

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

Three cheers for Spring!

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

Livin' In London

Where the houses look like Coronation St & the accents scream Billy Elliott

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

Writing & Blogging

Colombia Road Flower Market

     

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

40for40

Columbia Road Flower Market

One of the jewels in East London’s crown… Every Sunday hundreds of people flock to the ever cheap and wonderfully cheerful Columbia Road Flower Market… 75 more words

London

A London Childhood Memory :: Columbia Road Flower Market

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

Travel

London HotSpot - Columbia Road Flower Market

This has been my hot discovery of the week – London’s Columbia Road Flower Market in East London. It’s just wonderful. Flowers of all shapes and sizes – 20 white roses for £5, Orchids for £5. 125 more words

London