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Messing about on the river

I’ve lived in London for a long, long time but, for some reason, I’ve never been on the Thames Clipper

… until today.

I thought it would be a fun way to travel for a toddler (as well as her parents and little sister). 385 more words


Looking through the windows...

Today for Monday Windows…… I have chosen some windows with views beyond…..

….. let’s start with a cat looking hopeful – ”will you let me in?” 53 more words

Up on the roof......

For Cee’s Fun Photo Challenge, I knew that I had a lot of photos of roofs, taken on our travels around the Greek islands.  A lot of roofs are very old and almost derelict, and they make excellent photos!     117 more words

I do bestride the narrow world like Colossus

Anglotopia Day 21 – A boat cruise to Greenwich 

One reason for my choosing the Big Bus 48-hour ticket was not only access to the bus lines for two days, night tour, and walking tour – but also a boat ride down the tidal Thames River to Greenwich. 726 more words


Asteroid: Mission Extreme, Royal Observatory Greenwich.

We visited the Royal Observatory on a sunny, Saturday afternoon, which made the location of the Observatory (just behind One Tree Hill in Greenwich Park… 341 more words


AMAW: Royal Observatory Greenwich

This Museum a week featured the Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year competition winners exhibition which impressed with new and established talents from all over the world. 339 more words


The Winners of the Best Astronomy Photos of 2016

Chinese photographer Yu Jun has been named the winner of 2016’s Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year for his image entitled “Bailey’s Beads”, taking home a £10,000 prize. 174 more words