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London 2016: Day 3

It was “freezing”, cloudy, and windy this morning, so I probably didn’t enjoy my walking tour of Greenwich as much as I otherwise would have.  Greenwich is one of the parts of London I haven’t visited before, and was on my short list of must-dos this time.   503 more words


Royal Observatory - Greenwich

I stood tall taking in some of the most stunning views of the city of London and the River Thames. Even though the climb to the top of Greenwich Park was quite steep, it was definitely worth it. 122 more words


A day in Greenwich: ships, parks and great food

Yesterday we took advantage of the beautiful weather and spent the day in Greenwich. I have been there several times before to visit the O2 Arena and the cable car – here is an idea for an upcoming blog – but there is so much more to see. 430 more words


More Busy Wanderings: Another Big British Adventure - Day 17

I began Day Seventeen early since the forecast predicted rain around midday and I wanted to try to reach today’s planned destination before it did. No such luck, though, as it arrived early and was already drizzling when I left for Paddington just after 9 am. 489 more words

17. Greenwich.

Hans Richard visited Greenwich, the Observatory and the Maritime Museum, on 10 October, 1954, a Sunday.  Herta was with him, and took a photo of Hans Richard.   217 more words