For our final day abroad (this time around ;-)) we decided we’d trek out to Greenwich to stand on the Prime Meridian and possibly see a TARDIS along the way. We were pretty tired so Brett decided to give up on this idea – I was upset because I thought it was the number one… Read more →
We made our first visit to London in 2013 with (likely) many more to come!
Tips for London:
- Avoid taking a cab from Heathrow airport to London as it is extremely expensive.
- Don’t let cars at Abbey Road bother you – they will honk – ignore it, get the pictures you want, and enjoy your time at the famous recording studio of The Beatles.
- Take a night cruise on the Thames – the bridges of London are lit up in spectacular colors.
Our night time river cruise on the Seine was such a success that we suggested that Girija and Jeevan join us for one on the Thames tonight. We made it just in the nick of time for our 8:45 PM departure – at 8:20 when the woman had warned us that the boats sometimes depart… Read more →
For our second day in London, we had a lot of sightseeing to do! We walked around the Covent Gardens are looking for a smoothie store we saw the day before with Girija. It took us a while to find it because it was hidden in a small alley way. Unfortunately once we did find… Read more →
Back when we booked this trip we’d realized that we would be in both London and Paris on August 31, 2013 – exactly 1 year away from our wedding. We thought that was cool, and being nerds decided to call it our -1 anniversary. We decided that we would wake up and go on a… Read more →