Another one well worth a look, St Pancras Old Church and Churchyard.

It’s only a 10-minute walk away from the newly developed area of Coal's Drop Yard near Kings Cross and home to some knockout monuments, mausoleums and other cool stuff.

First off - John Soane's mausoleu...

I've always been interested in the Hungarian Brutalist architect, Ernő Goldfinger.

His last significant building was the Trellik Tower, a landmark in my neighbourhood of North Kensington, up near the top of Portobello Road and which is now seen as a highly desirable by...

Well Good Morning 😃

How amazing to be only 4 miles from the dead centre of London yet surrounded by this stunning scenery.

Hampstead Heath, 800 acres of sheer awesomeness, unparalleled views across the city, inspiration for artists & writers - Constance & C.S.Lewis spri...

The memorial to John F. Kennedy at Runnymede is a very different kind of memorial.

The principal element is a 7 ton, 100 million year old block of Portland Stone that bears a dedication, the dates of the President's life and a quotation from Kennedy's inaugural address...

Out on the bike again today and this time it was Destination Windsor. But a Windsor like I have never seen it. Glorious weather and zero people.

Normally at this time of year it would be getting super busy and it really brought home how much I miss not being able to wan...

I went on a cycle trip outside of London to Kent countryside the other day and came across several of these curiously shaped houses dotted all over the place.

They are known as Oast houses and for centuries were an integral part producing beer, and we Brits all love a...

#cyclelondon #visitlondon 

April 16, 2020

Abbey Road, the pedestrian (or zebra as we like to call them n the UK) crossing made famous by the Beatles is pretty close to where I live and I often cycle by it on the way home.

Pictures taken a few days apart, before and after its paint job. In both cases, it is incr...

April 8, 2020

Although it looks straight out of Hogwarts, this noble building in the heart of Chancery Lane, aka Legal London, has been the main library of Kings College University since they acquired it in 2001. Known as the Maughan Library after a past graduate and major benefacto...

April 2, 2020

Stars and Stripes majestically flying over Winfield House, the British residence of the US Ambassador.

Located within Regents Park, this 35 room palatial mansion was originally commissioned in 1936 by Barbara Hutton, heiress of the retail tycoon Frank Woolworth and one...

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