Category Archives: London

The Clarence

Last Sunday was St. Patrick’s Day. So what did we do to celebrate? We went to a couple of pubs, including The Clarence, on North End Road and May Street. We actually wanted to go to a different pub, but … Continue reading

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I’m starting to like running

On Wednesday, we took a mental health day. In the morning we went for a long run. Many of you know I’m training to hike Mount Kinabalu this May. Running has been an integral part of my training. Months ago, I … Continue reading

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Touristy yes, but still fun

Last Friday I shared some photos of unusual sites you can see in London. This past Saturday we did a typical tourist thing. We went to the Hard Rock Cafe in London. The waiter informed us that the HRC in London … Continue reading

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Favorite Photos of the Week (Ending March 17)

   

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The Usual and Unusual Sights of London

Yesterday I went for a short stroll along the River Thames. Here’s what I saw: Unfortunately I had to get back to work so I hopped the Tube and headed home. I wonder what I’ll find on my next stroll.

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What a day for red ball

Yesterday we took Miles to Kensington Gardens for a stroll and red ball fun. It was a hit. He came home exhausted, but all smiles. A slight problem: After several minutes and some comedy, red ball was returned to Miles. … Continue reading

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The Elephant and Castle

This past Saturday I went on a tour with Isobel through the Elephant and Castle, which is located in the London Borough of Southwark. It was my fifth tour with Isobel. She’s a blue badge guide and knows her stuff. … Continue reading

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Saturday Adventure

Last Saturday I was on my own for the afternoon. The weather wasn’t pleasant so I decided it was a good day to visit a museum. And I hadn’t been to the Natural History Museum yet. This museum is about … Continue reading

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Too nice to stay inside

This past weekend we planned on dinner and a movie to celebrate Valentine’s Day. However, the weather was beautiful for this time of year. It was cloudy, but pleasant. Sitting inside seemed like a wasted opportunity. We headed to Spitalfields … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday!

This past weekend we celebrated The Better Half’s birthday, who didn’t come down with the flu even though we thought that was a possibility. I would have felt like a real schmuck if I gave TBH the flu as a gift. We … Continue reading

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