Tag Archive: markets

East London images

While spending a lazy Sunday wandering Spitalfields and Shoreditch’s sprawling markets I couldn’t help but take some pics of the artistics renderings covering local buildings. The last one was my favourite of the… Continue reading


The next stops on our trip took us into Normandy first stopping for lunch at Rouen and a peek at its Cathedral and the Gros Horloge (big clock). The weather was still lovely… Continue reading

Winter fare at Borough Market

It kind of speaks for itself What it doesn’t capture are the pigs heads routinely on sale, the ageing beef that looks gangrenous (I’m sure fans of properly aged meat could take issue… Continue reading

Actual pictures of Camden

Despite spending about a month in Camden I haven’t really posted many pictures of the area and although I’ve got some that I’ll put up now, I think I need to go back… Continue reading

The tally so far…

Squirrels: 6 (although I may have seen the one across the road twice, Regents Park, Hyde Park) Rats: 1 (Regents Park) Men in straw boater hats: 3 (Borough Market, Central line tube, Camden)… Continue reading

Portobello Road

I have to admit that I traipsed all the way to Notting Hill to look around Portobello Road market mostly because I like the name.  And apparently it also featured in Bedknobs and… Continue reading

Caution Infernal Traffic

On Sunday I caught the tube eastwards into the Shoreditch/ Spitalfields/ Brick Lane area.  I have to admit that the most Cockney thing I found was the ATM. I’d seen a piece in the… Continue reading

Weekend of markets

The weekend is the best time to enjoy some of London’s markets, so I decided to visit two different parts of London and sample their markets this weekend. This first post is about… Continue reading

Camden Town

Today I had a wander around various parts of Camden as this is my base for the time being.  I don’t know this part of London particularly well but I am here to… Continue reading

Tamborine Rainforest Skywalk

On Sunday I visited Tamborine again.  I caught up with family at the markets for a little wander around and shop.  I haven’t included any pictures as they’d look rather the same as… Continue reading