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London

London

Our clear, sunny day in London began with a boat tour up the Thames, beginning at the London Eye and sailing just past the Millennium Bridge. The Millennium Bridge is one of eight bridges over the Thames, and certainly the most modern. Shortly after itContinue reading

Brum

Brum

Nothing has divided opinion more in Birmingham than the fate of the Central library.  It was built in a Brutalist style near the imposing Town Hall and has received scathing criticism from Prince Charles, Britain’s self-appointed architecture guru.  You can take a look at theContinue reading

Windsor

Windsor

We spent my first night in England at the Sir Christopher Wren, a historic hotel in Windsor on the River Thames, eating crisps and salad, and wondering if our neighbor down the street, the Queen, was doing the same.            Continue reading