Tag Archives: London

A room with a view

You never quite know what you’re getting when you book a hotel room. Sure you can specify sea view but is it a full on view of the ocean or a glimpse from a narrow angle that gives you a … Continue reading

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Boris bikes: the good, the bad and OMG!

I used to think that the best way to see London was from the top deck of a bright red London double-decker bus. Admittedly, this was the ideal when I was six and my parents took me to London for … Continue reading

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100 years of neon

It’s 100 years since the first neon sign was made. What’s not to like about neon? It’s one of my favourite gases – oxygen being my favourite. But they don’t sell oxygen except in very high places where the air … Continue reading

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