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London's Westminster Abbey

Westminster Abbey; more than a thousand years of history, entombed within its walls.  I wonder what they could tell us?

The site of what is now Westminster Abbey, started out as a humble Benedictine Monastery during the reign of King Edgar (959-975). 820 more words



Although I’ve only written about Paris so far, this yearlong adventure really began in mid-January with a trip to London. Yes, we flew from Boston to London, back to Boston, and then to Paris, all in the span of three weeks. 1,105 more words


Dragon Man

Can’t decide whether this Gargoyle on Westminster Abbey has the head of a human and the body of a dragon, or if the dude is being slowly squeezed to death by a serpentine tail.


3 Days in London in 2 days. Part 1.

42 km’s walking in 2 days added up to some very tired legs. But I realised my ambition to see some of the best sights of London. 1,187 more words



This dragon with sharp claws and fangs manages to look somewhat goofy perhaps due to the wide snout and the Neanderthal forehead.

Westminster Abbey, London, England.


London Calling

I recently got to go to London for a business trip, but managed a little site seeing as well.  I traveled with my co-worker Kaydee, who is also a good friend.   349 more words

London For Less Than 24 Hours

As many of you know, I am studying in Florence this semester (February to May)! My dad and I decided to make a trip out of it, and we first went through London. 530 more words