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Some random pictures of London... just to get this party started...

Black cabs and Big Ben… which is actually the name of the bell and not the clock or the clock tower… in case you didn’t know that… 184 more words

Humor

Sunday Stuff | Londontown

Greetings from London! I’ve been in this beautiful, bustling city for a week now and it’s been a whirl. I felt homesick and strange the minute my plane landed (I may even have shed a few tears). 495 more words

Lifestyle

Before

two minutes before
the clock chimes
thunder booms

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Photo: Tower Clock, London, c.b.w. 2011
Words: c.b.w. 2015

Writing

Self-guided walking tour London: Oxford street, Piccadilly Circus, Buckingham Palace & Big Ben.

London is a big city. Sometimes, when a person is stuck on crowded tube or lost, it can feel oppressively so. However, what a lot of tourists to London tend to forget is that cars, buses, trains and tubes are a fairly modern addition to London’s infrastructure historically speaking. 1,419 more words

Exploring the City


Today was our first day to explore London outside of our neighborhood because we received our Oyster card that gives us access to the Tube and buses in zones 1-2. 453 more words