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London 2013: Trafalgar Square

Our final destination on our walk from Brompton Road in Knightsbridge to Buckingham Palace and The Mall was Trafalgar Square, a popular tourist attraction (rated # 124 out of 1016 attractions in London by Tripadvisor) in the heart of London. … Continue reading

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London 2013: The Mall

The Mall is a tree-lined road, straight as can be, that connects Buckingham Palace with Trafalgar Square. It is exactly 0.5 nautical miles between the Victoria Memorial and the Admiralty Arch (Trafalgar Square is on the other side of the … Continue reading

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London 2013: The Big Bus

Whenever we visit a big city for the first time we like to climb aboard a sightseeing bus, preferably one of those open-air, double-decked affairs with a live guide. It’s a great way to get introduced to a new town: … Continue reading

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London 2013: Walking around Westminster

On Wednesday morning, September 25th, we took our first walk in Central London. After checking out Big Ben (click here if you missed that previous posting) and crossing Westminster Bridge for the terrific views we re-crossed the bridge and walked … Continue reading

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