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This week’s photo is of the Ye Olde Trip To Jerusalem. It is located in the city of Nottingham and it is claimed to be the oldest public house in England. This was originally a meeting point for those who …

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This city walk took me from Barbican to Covent Garden. Leaving Barbican tube station I made my way down Long Lane towards Smithfield’s Meat Market. As this was Sunday there was very little activity. This was once the site of …

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It was pretty much a full house in the dorm and nobody had the energy to get out of bed. Today was going to be another hot one. It was essential that I escaped the mood I was in. After …

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Photo of the week is the monument to former President of the USA John F. Kennedy. Or the quotation that is displayed. This monument originally stood on the site of the old Snow Hill railway station. However, when it was …

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London Walks – St. Paul’s

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This is another in the series of London Walks. This walk started at Blackfriars tube station. From there I made my way down Queen Victoria Street. Turning right took me past Wardrobe Place. This was once the site of a …

 

St Martin in the Bull Ring, Birmingham

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The Photo of the week is the church St. Martin in the Bull Ring in Birmingham. The church is found in-between the Bullring Shopping Centre and the markets in the centre of Birmingham. St. Martin was the original parish church …

 

Saying Goodbye – Portugal Day 4, 14/06

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Saying goodbye is always the most difficult part of travelling. Especially when you feel you have connected with somebody. That is how felt with Jaclyn. Nothing had gone on, I believe she has a boyfriend back in Canada. I like …

 

Photo of the Week – Robin Hood Statue

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The photo of the week is the Robin Hood Statue in Nottingham.   The statue stands outside Nottingham Castle where the moat used to run. The statue did come without controversy. When unveiled in 1952 many people were expecting a …

 

London Walks – Holborn to Blackfriars

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This London walk takes me from Holborn to Blackfriars. I started out from Holborn tube station and made my way down Kingsway towards Aldwych. Going past Bush House the former home to the BBC World Service I walked down India …

 

Photo of the Week – Statue of Hodge

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The photo of the week was taken while I was in London last Sunday. The photo is of the Statue of Hodge. Hodge belonged to Dr. Samuel Johnson. The statue can be found opposite Dr. Johnson’s house at 17 Gough …