The HMS Belfast is currently a museum ship. It was part of the Royal Navy’s Town-class cruisers. Belfast was launched in 1938. She was active in the World War II, the Korean War and was later stationed in the Far East.
She was opened to Continue reading “The HMS Belfast, a museum ship in London”
The Tower Bridge is located close to the Tower of London in United Kingdom. It is a combined bascule (moveable bridge) and suspension bridge. Often erroneously called the London Bridge (which is some distance away actually), the Tower Bridge was built in Continue reading “Tower Bridge, London”
Continued from Shopping in Piccadilly, London – Sackville St. to Old Bond St.
At the corner of Old Bond St. and Piccadilly is located a De Beers store. They have some of the finest quality diamond jewellery. An appointment can be taken with the De Beers staff to help out in the diamond selection. This can be done Continue reading “Shopping in Piccadilly, London – Old Bond St. to Stratton St.”
Burlington Arcade – Opened in 1819, this is Britain first shopping arcade. It is also known to be the longest covered shopping street in England. It’s quite the ultimate in luxury goods. Another thing Burlington is famous for, are the Beadles. The Beadles are Continue reading “Shopping in Burlington Arcade, London”