Monthly Archives: July 2013

Time to go home …

A month in London is a lovely thing … all packed, flying out at 10.15pm. Reflection to come at some point when the jet lag kicks me in the arse at 4am Friday morning in Melbourne! Lots more holiday stuff … Continue reading

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A Day Trip to Bath #2

After the Baths a wander to the Circus, the Crescent and the Abbey. Lunch first though!

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The Roman Baths … a day trip to Bath Spa #1

A Saturday adventure to Bath … up early, I mean on time early, ready to go out the door to Paddington with lots of time to spare, phew! Not easy with me in tow! Off the Bath we go, wandering, … Continue reading

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Seagulls in England make me grin and think of …

… my brother and The Goodies! On my first trip to the UK, some 20+ years ago, with my brother, we grinned and yelled, “The Goodies!” when we heard the seagulls. It took us both back to being kids, watching … Continue reading

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This blue is my favourite night time colour …

Trafalgar Square is awash with blue at night, for the new baby Prince George. This blue light always makes me smile when I am driving towards the city at night, lots of Melbourne’s buildings seem to have lights of this … Continue reading

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Portrait Gallery restaurant for dinner then a night at the theatre …

Don’t mind if I do!

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Look of the day from the bus …

The thing is I have really been wandering about in a daze, it is all of this bloody walking, I am not used to it and need to concentrate on going forward so I’m not looking about as obsessively as … Continue reading

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A wander about the shops …

I love Selfridges! The things I love most about it are the perfume and cosmetics section, the handbags and the Christmas Shop. On seeing this I did mutter bollocks! My wander did enable me to smile … I heard them … Continue reading

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For my Dr Who obsessed niece!

A couple of requests from the nearly 15 year old niece who is loving Dr Who … I managed this one with a little googling, popping off a train and taking a snap!

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The Banqueting Hall

The thing about London is the age of the built environment, it always astounds me. The stone stairs leading into the Banqueting Hall will have been walked on by Charles I … this leaves me somewhat gobsmacked, in the 1600s!!! … Continue reading

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