Oxford Street Christmas Lights.
These can be best appreciated from around 4pm (roughly when the sun sets in London in December) and the shops are still open.
Keep a stiff upper lip! and,...
Keep a stiff upper lip! and, as always, be respectful when visiting a new place.
The National Gallery at...
The National Gallery at Trafalgar Square houses some of the most famous paintings in the world.
London black (??) taxis
The traditional black taxis of London are now colorful and boast all sorts of publicity (I am not criticizing).
In London it is very common to relax sitting in a pub after work enjoying the "good weather" (so to say) and having a drink or two..
- Beer Tasting
- Wine Tasting
Feeding the animals
When walking in London parks it is a good idea to bring some food with you. Birds and squirrels would appreciate it.
- Family Travel
They are becoming rare, but you still can encounter them: English gentlemen.
And, when the Ascot horse race is on the calendar, the ladies will show their hats.
- Arts and Culture
Punk are not dead
I really enjoy walking around the streets of London, well, of course, then you can find the little small places, small pubs and food places that make this city even more interesting.
If some one's wearing a...
If some one's wearing a costume, they're usually pretty nice about letting you take pictures. Just go and ask!
Every one in London was so...
Every one in London was so friendly to me, even random people I had to interrupt for help. Shown in the picture was the friendly neighborhood Bobby.
If you wear eye-catching...
If you wear eye-catching clothing, people will start conversations with you. Our shirts say: Good girls go to Heaven, Bad girls go to London.
The colorful taxis in London...
The colorful taxis in London are fun to make into a collection of pictures. Cheaper than riding in one!
I was told not to tip the barmen at pubs. It is quite different that in Canada where you are supposed to tip them 10% just for giving you a beer.
Jubilee MarketThat's the...
That's the place to visit for some ' antique' or jewelry or old coins, some nice ' business' man and women will welcome you to their stands to have a look at the nice small buyables
Drawing Room isn't just for drawing...
At Penrhyn Castle in Bangor, I learnt that you don't just draw in 'The Drawing Room'... you also meet with friends, play music, write letters and practise needlepoint...