The Many Angles of the London Eye. Have you taken a ride on the London Eye? I didn’t have time for the queues, but there are ways to jump them if you buy online. Tell me about your experience.
The grand old double decker London bus Have you been to Trafalgar Square? Tell me what you thought?
Language barriers in foreign lands are no surprise. The fun is when you actually speak the same language. This year, I have travelled to many countries where English is the official language and yet my fabulous nasal ‘Strine‘ has caused me problems. Well it is not a very strong Australian accent, but it is one […]
Sick of the “touristy” quintessential English Pub? Do you want to experience a true gem hidden in south London? Well I have a spot for you with great English pub fare, an inviting atmosphere and a theatre to boot! Highwaymen Haunt The Brockley Jack is a pub with a colourful history dating back to the […]
The day Commonwealth countries commemorate their fallen soldiers. As an Australian I grew up knowing that at 11 o’clock on the 11th of November we paused for a minute’s silence to remember the sacrifice of our World War I soldiers on the anniversary of the armistice. So when I happened to be catching a flight […]
The Oyster card makes travelling on the Tube easy If you are staying in London for more than a day, it is certainly worth investing the refundable £5 to get yourself a Visiter’s Oyster Card. They make taking public transport a breeze. This smartcard takes all of the hassel out of travelling on bus, Tube, […]
St Paul’s Cathedral and the Millennium Bridge What’s your favourite London landmark?