I have been wanting to visit the Tower of London for many years now and I finally did it. There are so many stories about this place, so much History. I wasn't even aware of half of them, always associating the Tower as a place of imprisonment, executions and torture. So imagine my surprise when … Continue reading A visit to the Tower of London during Christmas
This post is incredibly delayed on my part. Pardon me, I'm still getting used to coming back to my "normal" life, and starting off a new job. I've been writing about London, where I came back to after been passing my "pandemic time" in Portugal, my home country. In the midst of the change, I … Continue reading Chelsea, London, had Spring before Autumn
Kew Palace One of the things I enjoy most about London is the amazing choice of green spaces where you can go free of charge, to relax, to simply gaze at the huge old trees, to lie on the green lawns, to observe the ducks, or play around with the squirrels. From Richmond to Greenwich … Continue reading The Royal Botanical Gardens in Kew, London
Before the maximum temperatures dropped almost ten degrees Celsius in the span of a week, and the sunshine was still shining before the official start of Autumn, on one of my strolls I got to capture what many don't know about London - apart from the big river Thames, there is a canal, the Regent's … Continue reading Would you like to live in a boat in Central London?
Once I landed in Heathrow, for the first time arriving in the UK after Brexit, passed through the passport checks with no issues, and collected my luggage intact, I felt a weight coming off my shoulders. And finally, when I was in the Uber that would take me to the hotel that would be (and … Continue reading Returning to London after Brexit & Pandemic runaway