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Colonade by the Belvedere in Holland Park

Holland Park the one with a Castle, a wood and Japanese Garden

There are 8 Royal Parks in London but Holland Park isn’t one. When King Henry the VIII seized various parcels of land for his deers, Holland Park was not on the list.  The largest park in South Kensington at 54, looks more like a Royal park but it isn’t, the non-royal Park with a Castle and …

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Chihuly Blown Glass Exhibit

Red curls of glass, Dale Chihuly Fiori Verdi Chihuly glass works inside Temperate House Kew Story: Related Stories Chihuly Blown Glass artist bringing life to Glass art at Kew Gardens Dale Chihuly is an American artist known for his blown glass sculptures. In 2019 Chihuly Exhibits his work at Kew Gardens. Using principles of asymmetry rather …

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Russian Royalty and the Romanovs at the Queens Gallery

Russian Royalty and the Romanovs, Photographs of The Crimea at the Queens Gallery

The Queens Russian Gallery, Autumn-Winter season with two amazing Russian themed exhibitions, Romanovs and Crimea Exhibitions open 9th Nov 2018      – 28th April 2019 Wintery Imperial Soviet union with Royalty, “Shadows of War” The entry ticket enables one to enter both exhibitions, and a free audio guide to both is available. They can stamp a ticket on the …

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The new Azuma train next to the last king of high speed rail InterCity 125

Welcome London’s newest Azuma Trains

London Mainline Trains and Stations Facebook Twitter Google-plus Envelope https://youtu.be/eEr28QmeyOU As you review the page you may be mistaken to play spot the difference, many of the trains are based on the Hitachi A-train design. Great Western Railway and it’s new Hitachi Trains The Great Western Railway company operates from London, South West and theWest …

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EC1 Old Street mini tour of the Street Art in Clerkenwell

Best Street Art Old Street London, EC1 – watch the Movie

A quick pace tour of the best street art found on a quick tour in Old Street, London, ECI Watch the move, Best London Street Art in EC1, Old Street, London

Mama Mia Traditional Route Master Bus 15

The Best Design Adds on London Buses

All change, all change, in the old days it was simple, London Buses were RED, we take a look at the best design Adds on London Buses   London Transport and its predecessor incarnations have always carried advertising, but today, its a totally different level, like an F1 car, some London Business are literally the advert on Wheels …

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Victoria and Albert Museum Friday late night opening revolving entry exit doors

Late Night at the Victoria and Albert Museum V&A, the after Hours Experience and review

Something different to do on Friday night in London? Why not experience a late night at the Victoria & Albert Museum? We went in search of the after-hours experience at the V&A Museum and found some interesting and also unexpected things.. follow our journey   How late does the late night at the V&A museum …

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Bank of England Museum

The Bank of England on its historic site and its Bank of England Museum   The Bank of England Museum can be found on the side road of Threadneedle Street in Bartholomew Lane. The Bank of England is the grand building see below that stands opposite the Royal Exchange in  Threadneedle Street. The Doorway above …

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Coal Drop Yard Kings Cross new shopping mall development

Coal Drops Yard Kings Cross

Another addition to the developments behind Kings Cross. This time a futuristic meets Victorian revolution shopping boutique style shopping mall. It also features places to eat and drink. A bit of basic background about Coal Drops Yard. 1800s London was powered by coal, Rail quickened the time that goods could be bought to the centre …

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Tate Modern: Artist Bruguera- A Changing Number

Tate Modern Gallery  Artist Tania Bruguera From 8th October – 24th February 2019 HYUNDAI COMMISSION   A Changing number. Despite the above being the title of this art project, it is not offered up front. It is offered as a stamped on one’s wrist if entering the small gallery in the Turbine Hall. But if you did …

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