London for Free – A cultural walk along the South Bank – Part 2
Aug10

London for Free – A cultural walk along the South Bank – Part 2

Continuing our walk along the South Bank…..(from Part 1 here) The Golden Hinde Just a few short steps from Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre where I ended the first part of my walk along the South Bank, there’s a really vibrant area full of upmarket apartments, restaurants and cafés all converted from the old river warehouses, where you’ll find The Golden Hinde, Sir Francis Drake’s old Galleon, in all her...

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London for Free – A cultural walk along the South Bank – Part 1
Jul26

London for Free – A cultural walk along the South Bank – Part 1

Taking a stroll along London’s South Bank  There’s one advantage of me working in the City and that is I can always find somewhere to walk in my lunch hour.  One of the places I love to walk is along the South Bank where there’s loads to see and do and most of it for FREE! The walk stretches for over two miles from the London Eye right the way up to Tower Bridge and there’s always a photo opportunity as the...

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Borough Market, Clink Street, the Golden Hind and Southwark Cathedral
May29

Borough Market, Clink Street, the Golden Hind and Southwark Cathedral

Borough Market, Foodie Heaven…. Just south of the river from the City across London Bridge, Borough Market is one of London’s most famous food markets and a foodie and gourmet heaven.  Walking round here you get to see some amazing produce, not only from London but from around the world too.  If you want to know where your food comes from, then just ask the stallholders, they produce the food themselves, so they know about the...

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