Images of UK history

    When we step away from the museums, then we walk within the true history of England from kings and queens to religious transformations.     To bards renown…

Prehistoric to Roman

  The UK has a grand enough history that stealing from other cultures might seem excessive, as their early history predates theRoman era as seen here in early times… Alas when in Rome, or Egypt or Greece….then perhaps a little pilfering might be in order.  And who knows,  perhaps the relics might have been better…

London by Food 2

London is no longer the world of mushy peas and strange concoctions such as “toad in the hole” .  Although these and fish and chips can still be “enjoyed”,there is almost no food not available for the discerning palet.  We had a chance to enjoy many, but this was one of our favorites….Barrafina…Spanish Tampa style,…

The London Underworld

No good deed goes unpunished. In Neil Gaiman’s “Neverworld”, the protagonist falls through the cracks of the everyday world to The London subway unknown to most where he encounters an alternate shadow universe peopled by magic, monsters and good and evil characters. his fault and descent is pushed upon him by one good deed in…

London by Food 1

Travelling requires sustenance. And in London thankfully the choices are without limits. First a traditional high tea…and at Ting located in the Shard, not only the tea is high. With views overlooking the Thames and other sites, sometimes food takes a back door to the views..and always more enjoyable when shared with friends

A Quick Stop in London

So much to see in so little time. Even with FG’S great organization skills. But we “Keep Calm, and Carry On” From the first views coming into London…seeing views of the Eye from the plane seems more exciting than the views we might get from in the Eye. Then on to the critical tourist must…