Category: London

The Imperial War Museum of London

The Imperial War Museum on Lambeth Road is among the many London museums without an admission fee. Visitors can, if they wish, make a monetary donation in lieu of a ticket. The Imperial War Museum has five different locations: London, Manchester, Cambridgeshire, the Churchill War Rooms and HMS Belfast. I went to the London one.…

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St. Katharine’s Docks, London

St. Katharine’s Docks is one of London’s unexpected havens of tranquility. Central London’s only marina, St. Katharine’s Docks is located near the Tower of London and right next to Tower Bridge. This quiet area is brimming with international businesses, residential properties (who should be so lucky!), pubs and smart restaurants, as well as a luxury marina.…

St. Katharine's Docks

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St. Mary-le-Bow Church, London

True Cockneys are born within earshot of the bells of St. Mary-le-Bow church in Cheapside. What is a Cockney, anyway? Apart from being someone born in London within earshot of the bells, the term Cockney has become associated with working class Londoners. According to the Telegraph, the bells used to be heard in North and…

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