Travel Pics Theme: L for London

The theme for our ‪‎travel pics this week is L for London  – and for Thursday, it’s another view of the London Eye. This was taken from Westminster Bridge, towards the Queens Walk, or Eastern end. It was taken in the gloom, and we thought this was an interesting juxtaposition between the old and the new…

Travel Pics Theme: L for London

The theme for our ‪‎travel pics this week is L for London  – and the Wednesday image probably isn’t all that unusual for people from the US, or the UK – but for those of us from the antipodes, all I can say is … Squirrel! This cute little feller (or feller-ette) was in Hyde…

Travel Pics Theme: L for London

The theme for our ‪‎travel pics this week is L for London  – for Tuesday, it’s Buckingham Palace. It used to be that you could get up-close and personal with these guards – but these days, the gates are firmly closed, and this image was shot between the bars of the fence. Originally built as…

Travel Pics Theme: L for London

The theme for our ‪‎travel pics this week is L for London  – and the images all come from our visit to see our son in 2010. First up is the Albert Memorial in Kensington Gardens. It was built on the instructions of Queen Victoria to honour her consort, Prince Albert, who died of typhoid…