Charlies Hotel - B&B
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... and enchanted ceiling was there. Now the next room had a ton of props that were used during the Harry Potter films. After that we saw Diagon Ally. Everything that was there in the movie was there in the place. Even Fred and George's joke shop was there! Finally we saw the huge cardboard model of Hogwarts. Everything but Hagrid's Hut was there. I got to test my knowledge on where everything was there. Then the tour was over and I got the Elder Wand and the sorcerer's ...
... I'm reflecting on the pleasure I found in walking around and across places and thinking of possible options for my next holiday over here: Part of the Camino Trail, another Gallipoli tour, the Canal du Midi boat cruise or maybe hire an MX5 and tear up the British hills around the border with Scotland and Mt. Snowden in Wales.
For the moment the next step will be 24hours of sleep on the flight home. I'm looking forward to that.
... arrival we ran into Laurence, Greg, Kim and Clayton.. and then I saw Brad, Nicola, Alexi, John and Ben from KPMG Auckland and Jess from Westlake- apparently all Kiwi Londoners were in resident that night.
Anyway the concert was amazing. We got as close to the front as we could (two rows from the front in fact). Got covered ...
Instead of letting Jord inflect on how turning another year older has furthered him being a grumpy elf, I thought I'd talk about our past few days, his birthday and our Chinese New Year feast (or what I attempted)...
Since we've last checked in, we've ventured out to Shepherd's Bush, which happens to have an enormous and well-to-do mall: Westfield. It's an amazing place with high-end boutiques, luxury stores, big name apartment stores, a food museum (food court doesn't ...
... but it was worth it!
Oh yeh, a couple of nights before the league Semis we went to a surprise birthday dinner for great family friend of 19 years Tanja Kabalin! We went down to where she flats in Putney and surprised her (organised by her great boyfriend Jono) with her flatmates who are all kiwis too. Was a really nice night, great food and company celebrating the ageing of a great friend!!
The next weekend I watched the Rugby ...
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