my life in color
I spent four days in London. (accompanied by two teens and my brother) I love this city. This was my 6th visit, and there's always places I've never been at. This time we stayed in Earls Court. New area for me, very conveniently on the Piccadilly line. Any Dr. Who fans out there? :D There were plenty of people taking photos in front of this police box :) I wanted to go in so badly.. but thought it better not to. I know I would have come out depressed at all the beautiful plants that would…
Picadilly Circus Station - 1970
Tube train entering Picadilly Circus Station, London. More than half a million passengers begin or end journeys at Picadilly Circus every week. Photograph by permission of London Transport.
Pea souper that killed 12,000: So black you couldn't see the screen in cinemas. So suffocatingly lethal they ran out of coffins. How the Great Smog choked London 60 years ago this week
A thick, greasy, grimy fog - known as the Great Smog of London - descended on the city during a particularly cold December in 1952 and killed 12,000 people in four days.
10 Things That London Is Better At Than Everyone Else In The World
Not that we’re competitive or anything… But we’ve found out 10 things that London is the best at in the world (kind of). Learn the statistics by heart and next time anyone tries to tell you that it’s an overpriced, over-polluted, soulless cavern then just hurl a few of these in their face. You can’t …
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Discover the powerful link between transport and the growth of London since 1800 at the world’s leading museum of urban transport - an award-winning day out.
Art Print London 1920s Homeward Line Print 8 x 10
Art Print London 1920s Homeward Line Print 8 x 10 The latest in a series of prints from old-time Posters. This one was published to promote the idea of going homeward by train at the end of a day in the 1920s. How cool is that? The print will be 8 inches X 10 inches APPROXIMATELY and will be on 230gm Gloss stock so that you can, if you wish, slip it straight into an A4-size frame or mount. A4 size is known in the USA as 'Letter' size. Please note: We now offer a FREE lamination…