With the opening of the new terminal at Heathrow, the airport will be able handle almost 45% more passengers. This could not have come sooner, when air traffic, especially the long distance inter-continental ones, has increased greatly in the past few years and the pressure on this international hub was starting to show. Continue reading “New Terminal at Heathrow Airport (T5), London”
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”
Piccadilly in London is a must go for any shopping zealot. It is a place where one can hang around and spend the day window shopping, actually shopping, snack and eat up and maybe have a dance in the evenings. The stretch of Piccadilly from the corner of Regent St. to Green Park offers much for a visitor. There are Continue reading “Shopping in Piccadilly, London – An Introduction”