Welcome back to another Favourite Photos piece where today we take a look at a lovely view I encountered when visiting the Tate Modern Gallery along Southbank of the Thames River in London. Admiring the view across the Thames to St Paul’s! Standing on the balcony it was amazing to just stop and admire the… Read More Favourite Photos #22 – London, England
Visitors to London will all have been to Trafalgar Square. Situated in Central London it was named in honour of the Battle of Trafalgar in 1805. The Square has 4 plinths representing the corners of the square but the fourth plinth, has always remained bare. The “Hahn-Cock” Sculpture – an 800kg giant rooster! The plinth… Read More The Fourth Plinth – Trafalgar Square
This weekend in London saw the return of the annual August Bank Holiday party that is the Notting Hill Carnival. Carnival is best described as a West Indian style street party with loads of floats and dance crews who make their way along a planned precession route to cranking sound systems and the irresistible smells… Read More Notting Hill Carnival!
Fans of the British institution that is James Bond will all have their own personal favourites when it comes to the many movies in the franchise, stunts, cars, Bond actors and even Bond girls. The Bond in Motion exhibition is a great way to indulge in your inner Bond. Situated at the London Film Museum… Read More The exhibition that all James Bond fans MUST see!
In previous articles on the Roamingkangaroo.com, I’ve written about a good London view and now we can add another good view to the list with the historic Monument in London. Built to remember the Great Fire of London which took place in 1666, the Monument took 6 years to build when it was completed in… Read More Favourite Photos #11 -The Monument
Transport. It’s what makes the world go round, getting us from point A to point B, and back again (hopefully)! Today I take a look around the London Transport Museum. Located in a corner of the Covent Garden Piazza, the London Transport Museum is very easy to get to, being just a 3 minute… Read More London Transport Museum
In a move that could turn the Europe flight war on it’s head, this week the Aussie aviation giant Qantas has announced plans to introduce a non stop service from Perth to London. The plan wouldn’t come into effect until Qantas take delivery of their fleet of the new Boeing 787 Dreamliners in 2017 –… Read More Fly Perth to London Non-Stop!