Monthly Archives: June 2009

World Trip 2009: Day 40 – Greenwich and London, England

Highlights: Greenwich Old Royal Naval College, Jack the Ripper London Walk Today I had an enjoyable trip up the Thames in a cruise boat, starting at Tower Hill we went right under the London Tower Bridge, past the HMS Belfast … Continue reading

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World Trip 2009: Day 39 – London, England

Highlights: London Walking Tours – “London’s Secret Village” and “Gaslight Tour” Today was my London Walks day. First I started with “London’s Secret Village” which is a visit around an area called Clerkenwell the highlight being visiting the place that … Continue reading

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World Trip 2009: Day 38 – London (Trafalgar Square), England

Highlights: Trafalgar Square, National Gallery The plan was to go to an outlining suburb or village so I decided to head out to Hampstead for the Old Hampstead Walk which was scheduled at 10 am however I failed to get there in … Continue reading

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World Trip 2009: Day 37 – London, England

Highlights: Tate Modern, Millennium Bridge, The Thames, Singstar on the PS3 Today I visited Tate Modern, an art gallery displaying modern art, which at times can get very weird. The surrealists in particular seem to know nothing but naked women bodies, or at least … Continue reading

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World Trip 2009: Day 36 – London, England

Highlights: Charles Dickens London Today I set off to the Borough Market, recommended by Jeanne I took the bus (no. 133) instead of the Tube and did manage to find it (went one stop too far however). The Borough Market … Continue reading

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World Trip 2009: Day 35 – Wimbledon, England

Highlights: The Wimbledon Tennis Championship Today was the big day. I have wanted to go to Wimbledon since I was 12.  Today was a chance to correct that but without a ticket it was always going to be interesting.  So … Continue reading

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World Trip 2009: Day 34 – London, England

Highlights: Walking Tour “Legal Inns of Courts”, St Pauls Cathedral, 20/20 Cricket Match at The Oval (Surrey Vs Kent) My first full day in London and I have to say I was feeling great. The air mattress provided a good … Continue reading

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