What do you like more – London at day or London at night?
“Istanbul, perhaps, wins this contest. And there’s probably a reason: it’s only half-European.”Read more "Istanbul: Europe’s Most Beautiful Skyline?"
Congrats to Sam Smith, who I’ll assume is a videographer, and is the creator of the work below, titled “My London”. Time lapses are fun for everyone, but they’re pretty typical. Smith’s is a little better than typical. from his YouTube post: I’ve always been keen to explore new ways of photography, this time I would […]Read more "Time Lapse: London, England"
The Waterloo Walrus Hotel Major props to this hostel’s location… right on the Thames – well, like, five minutes away if you’re walking – and near enough to the London Eye. You’re right by Big Ben and Westminster Abbey, and you can always stay on your side of the river for a walk down England’s […]Read more "Hostel: The Walrus Waterloo in London, England"
1833. Though much is taken, much abides; and though We are not now that strength which in old days Moved earth and heaven; that which we are, we are; One equal temper of heroic hearts, Made weak by time and fate, but strong in will To strive, to seek, to find, and not to yield.Read more "“Ulysses” by Alfred Tennyson"
“There is nothing like staying at home for real comfort.” – Jane Austen. Proud Londoner. Noted woman.Read more "Kolby Did London: A Homecoming"
*Photos and Story by Kolby Solinsky… London’s a funny vacation spot, because it’s not a vacation spot. You touch down at the finest airport in the world – nothing can compete with the boutique-ity or the downright intentionally charming cheesiness of Heathrow’s shops, gates, and duty free alleys – and you pay way too much for […]Read more "Kolby Did London: The Thames, Banana Bread Beer, and Not Terrible Teeth"