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I would walk 500 miles

It’s time for more travel photos, except this time I’m going to tell the story of Meg, and the 193 steps at Covent Garden tube station. 531 more words

Real Life

Being brave

When I was 19 I used the London Underground on my own for the very first time. I’d started singing lessons in Pimlico and asked literally anyone I could think of asking to come with me because I was afraid of several things, namely: 487 more words


Moving the masses

We don’t have any mass transit where I live, but here’s a picture of me underground in London. The Tube is my favourite transport system. 18 more words

Weekly Photo Challenge

Five things I have learnt about London living!

I’ve been in London for just over a month now and yes I am still amazed at the sight of Tower Bridge, Big Ben… 564 more words


Boy Blue

Brushing past pink tinged magnolia blossom, I stepped through my front gate.

I noticed the hair first: Blond, slicked back from his forehead like freshly-washed with a comb running through it. 402 more words


Friday Bench: Charing Cross

The fantastic website 150 great things about the underground has lots more about the platform murals at Charing Cross.


Theoretically, the Tube is easy to navigate (Pt. 1)

Because I am, by all accounts, entirely unused to metropolitan living, I thought I had better do some research with regard to navigating the Tube – especially since I may not have a functional smartphone immediately upon my arrival (also known as “the period of time in which I will be most confused about public transportation”). 645 more words