Attractions

  • Highgate Cemetery

    I’ve always been fascinated by cemeteries, particularly old cemeteries with ornate graves (I loved visiting Melaten Cemetery in Cologne) and so Highgate Cemetery has always been on my ‘to visit’ list of London places to ... Read more
  • The Walkie Talkie’s Sky Garden

    When I went on an architectural tour of the Gherkin, architect Spencer de Grey spoke about how very few buildings really make use of their roofs for anything other than the mechanical things necessary to ... Read more
  • Tower Bridge is 120 years old!

    On 30th June 2014, Tower Bridge celebrated it’s 120th anniversary of its official opening in 1894 and so in order to share the love, were offering admission to the Tower Bridge Exhibition for a one ... Read more
  • Mother-daughter time at St Paul’s Cathedral

    My mum and I have birthdays that are two days apart, so we generally roll them up into one big birthdays weekend. Normally I go home and celebrate with the whole family but this year ... Read more
  • The View from The Shard

    I love tall buildings and, more specifically, the view from tall buildings (if you read my blog regularly then you might have seen my recent post on my trip to the top of the Gherkin, ... Read more
  • Tower of London

    January is a very long month – it’s five and a half weeks between my December payday and when I get paid this month. Combined with the fact that some of my salary this month ... Read more