Tag: london

Open House London 2015

Another year doing Open House! This time we went to see the Marlborough House (currently housing the Commonwealth Secretariat), the Fitzrovia Chapel, the Trinity Hospital in Greenwich, and the Custom House. We wanted to see 6 Bevis Marks but they had a stupid system where every one hour only 28 people were taken in 🙁 Here are some of the… Read more →

The Shard, London

Recently we tried to see how the view is from one of the main modern icons of London, The Shard. I have to admit that I was a bit disappointed, mainly because the design of the windows makes it very difficult to take proper photos. Read more →

In the Sky Garden, London

The Sky Garden was recently opened in the new ‘walkie talkie’ building in London. While I am not crazy for the design of the building from the outside and how it fits in the surrounding cityscape, the Sky Garden is a definite success! Amazing space. Read more →

Poppies at Tower of London, London, 2014

One of the most amazing sights: the Blood Swept Lands and Seas of Red display at the Tower of London. The display constantly changed and grew from 5 August to 11 November 2014 in remembrance of the people that lost their lives during the World War One. Read more →