Stay on the V and A Waterfront it is convenient for major attractions, the Hop On Hop Off Red Bus and I felt very safe, although was not out much after dark. We stayed at the fabulous Law Hill Luxury Apartments and can recommend the location. Buy a two day hop on hop off pass, it is […]
We used the hop on hop off city sightseeing bus to reach Bo Kaap and got off at stop number 6. We wandered round the Bo Kapp area taking photos of the lovely colourful houses, had a coffee at Cape Town Lodge Hotel before jumping back on the bus. The red city sightseeing hop on […]
My recent stroll through Belgravia, London threw up St Peter’s Church. I always feel especially smug when I come across something new in the capital. I get to visit maybe three times a year and always find something new to interest me and this time it was this pretty church or to be more precise the […]
A recent visit to London reminded just how pretty London is at Christmas and I pledge to visit again next December. I especially liked the classy understated Christmas wreaths and decorations around the Chelsea and Belgravia areas. Here are a few of my favourite photos.
Prague‘s Old Town Square is the hub of the city surrounded by many buildings which are all worth a closer look. Pastel colours mingle well with the terracotta roofs probably best seen on the observation area from the town hall. Street performers with cracking whips, large pandas and silver statues all seem to blend well with the […]
Arriving on a late evening EasyJet flight the arrival at Prague airport was efficient and seamless. Being a popular weekend or midweek destination from the UK means that many travellers choose to take just carry on luggage ….therefore very few suitcases were making their way round the carousel which meant that baggage reclaim was quick. […]
Has to be seen to be believed this unusual building twists itself up from a gallery and shop all the way up to a roof top bar. Situated on the river its style is a huge contrast to the historical buildings in the old town of Prague.
Prague is awash with churches, many are open and welcome visitors….here are a few worth a visit. 1 Church of Our Lady before Tyn…….. The Grey Traveller could not find the entrance but loved the cafe area in the grounds, it can be found between the Powder Gate and the Old Town Square. 2 St Nicholas Church in […]
The second floor of the Museum of Illusional Art will get you a fantastic view of the astronomical clock, coincide your visit with the chime on the hour to see the clock movements. You will also get a birds eye view of couples posing for their wedding photographs. Town hall tower observation floor for […]
Located in a row of unassuming shops Prague‘s Ice Bar is conveniently near the Charles bridge. 200KC or £6 gives you twenty minutes in the bar with a thick cloak and gloves and a choice of a sweet or sour vodka with juice drink in a cube of ice. Music is played whilst customers ‘mingle’ in […]