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This Ship Was Named for a Joke

(USS Shangri-La CV-38), an Essex-class aircraft carrier in August 1946)

This U.S. aircraft carrier is the USS Shangri-La, built during World War II and commissioned on 15 September 1944. 644 more words


Hyde Park Walk

Following on from the Southwark Walk I posted about yesterday, the second walk I took over the weekend, on Saturday 15th April, was around Hyde Park. 1,298 more words


Birding in Hyde Park London

When: April 2017                             Weather:  Cool 14C

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Birding in Hyde Park London

In London for a few days and took a stroll through Hyde Park, starting near Marble Arch and cutting across the southeast corner of the park, we arrived at the north east corner of the Serpentine lake.   482 more words

Bird Watching

The London Guide

With my other guides, I have had the benefit of visiting those places before creating it but in this case, I have never been to London (it’s high up on my list of places to visit). 972 more words


Disunion (him)

I wasn’t sure if you were pissed off because I didn’t want to come with you to Prague or pissed off that I didn’t want to look at throws in Ikea. 1,057 more words


Rose Garden surprise

It had been a little while since Noodle and I had ventured out into London together after some Shakespeare-esque love triangle drama that I won’t delve into here… but the girl was now out the picture and with a new fella’ so it felt an appropriate time for us to attempt to rekindle our friendship. 790 more words