Tags » Royal Observatory

Royal Observatory, Greenwich

The Royal Observatory at Greenwich is situated about 45m above sea level, on the edge of a prominent east-west running escarpment, giving spectacular views across the river Thames and London to the north. 519 more words

Historic Houses

Greenwich for a Day

One very large “to do” on my “tourist” list was to finally go see Greenwich. History and the latest Thor movie kept itching me to go but I never had a chance when I working in the city. 429 more words


A London Sunday Funday

This weekend was good, but as always, Sunday trumps all the other days when it comes down to it.

I woke up and, I’ll be honest, had a bit of a lie-in. 497 more words


Seeing Stars

Today I made a trek down to the Royal Observatory in Greenwich to check out the brilliant Astronomy Photographer of the Year exhibition for 2014… 90 more words


On Top of the World: My New Favourite Spot in London

London has gone and done it again.

Whenever I think I’ve drained all I can from my favourite city, it pulls yet another fairytale site out of the bag. 539 more words



Greenwich is a small special park of London that is home to a rich history with fantastic buildings and monuments.  Not one of the most popular areas of London and often forgotten by tourists but a true gem.   51 more words


Exploring Greenwich: Greenwich Park

I’ve been living in Greenwich for almost three months now, and we’ve spent enough lazy weekend days wandering around its streets for me to have developed some of my favourite spots. 390 more words