This is a photo of the Eiffel Tower at night…

This is a photo of the Eiffel Tower at night…

…but to me it is not just a photo of the Eiffel Tower at night. It is a reminder that dreams can come true, even the dreams you never dared to dream. It is a reminder that biting off more than you can chew can…

The Colosseum

The Colosseum

The Colosseum is one of the most enduring legacies of the Roman empire. The story of the gladiators, panem et circenses, has been immortalized in many books and films, and one of my favorites is Ridley Scott’s 2000 film Gladiator starring Russell Crowe. Its themes…

Travel Notes: Tower of London

Travel Notes: Tower of London

Opening Times 01 March – 31 October Tue-Sat 09.00-17.30 Sun-Mon 10.00-17.30 Last admission 17.00 01 November – 28 February Tue-Sat 09.00-16.30 Sun-Mon 10.00-16.30 Last admission 16.00 Note: All internal buildings close 30 minutes after the last admission. The last Yeoman Warder tour starts at 14.30…

Travel Notes: Tower Bridge

Travel Notes: Tower Bridge

Opening Times Lines open 10:00 – 17:30 Tickets £9 | £8 if booked online Book here. Getting There Nearest tube station: Tower Hill (District or Circle lines) Official Website http://www.towerbridge.org.uk/TBE/EN/ * * * * * “Travel Notes: Tower Bridge” was created by LSS for travel…

Travel Notes: St Paul’s Cathedral

Travel Notes: St Paul’s Cathedral

Opening Times Monday to Saturday 8.30am – 4pm Tickets £16.50 (online booking £15.00). Book here. Included in the price of admission: Introductory talks Guided tours Multimedia guides Note: Filming and photography is not allowed inside the cathedral. Getting There Nearest tube station: St Paul’s (Central…

Travel Notes: Westminster Abbey

Travel Notes: Westminster Abbey

Opening Times Monday to Saturday 9:30 – 15:30 Tickets £18.00 Getting There Nearest tube stations: St James’s Park (District and Circle Lines) Westminster (Jubilee, District & Circle Lines) Official Website http://www.westminster-abbey.org/ * * * * * “Travel Notes: Westminster Abbey” was created by LSS for…