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Borough Market visit

Sometimes, when it comes to travel, it’s easy to gloss over local sights in favour of faraway lands. Despite living in London for 17 years, there are many sights and attractions that I haven’t visited. 92 more words


Nonsuch House

August 28th – On this day in 1577, the first stone was laid for the foundation of Nonsuch House on London Bridge.

The house stood on the bridge for nearly 200 years before eventually being demolished in 1757, to allow for the widening of the road.   177 more words

On This Day

The Tour of The Thames - London Bridge

After savouring the delights of London Mr Bradshaw offers ‘A complete steamboat companion for summer excursions, Hampton Court to the Nore’. Part I is upriver. In 1895… 504 more words


The Boris Bike Brigade

One of our absolute favourite things to do in London is cycle around the city. Morning, noon and evening, anytime, anywhere. Grabbing a Boris Bike, (The Barclay Bikes which are now Santander, but still nicknamed Boris Bikes in hommage to the mayor who introduced them) and just whizzing around the city can be the perfect start, or end to a day out. 278 more words