Travel Blogs from London
... at the rock cycle (yep, I'm a rock geek). Another part of the Red Zone that was great was Earth's Treasury. This gallery contains hundreds of minerals, gems and rocks and there are some really beautiful treasures there that come from within our amazing planet.
The final Zone is the Orange Zone. Even though we have visited the NHM twice over the last two days we didn't get to spend time here. This is where the museum has it's new building, the Darwin ...
Tonight David took me to see Les MisÚrables at Queen's Theatre on the West End of Westminster. We literally had the best seats in the house; 1st balcony center.
And so, this whole post is basically a review of Les Mis.
It was fabulous! I've been obsessed with Les Mis for years and constantly sing "On My Own" and "I Dreamed a Dream" at home, at least every day. It was pretty much the apex ...
... so many levels, excuse the pun, tasty and sweet with the sad of demolishing the work of art. Lucy made chilli for 14 and we all ate before the demolition, delicious! The sad followed, with the callous and rapid addition of fists through the gingerbread houses roof! We all ate too much chocolate and even with everyone taking home little bags of rubble we were left with a good portion for ourselves. I'm really looking forward to taking the gingerbread house ...
... confident that these babies could win any arm building competition. Popeye would be proud! Lugging a suitcase around does have some bonus's.......Obviously, a body building comp would be out of the question!!!! :)
Male chilvary is definitely dead and buried.......
Andie looked great and the flat is comfortable. After catching up it was off to the local on the corner for ...
... able to see my Uncle Martyn before he passed away. I'm really glad I was able to do that, and to go to his funeral a few days ago in Edinburgh. He was a lovely man, a fantastic uncle and a great friend. He had a great sense of adventure (he backpacked through war-torn El Salvador when he was about 18), and we're going to try to tackle the next part of our trip with the spirit that we know he would have.
As we write this, we're waiting for our flight.
Next stop: Bangkok!
TripAdvisor Reviews Hurlingham B&B London
Other places to stay in London
Northwest/Regent Park, London | 3 star b&bfrom $97
Lancaster Gate, London | 3 star b&bfrom $154
- Clean, Tidy and Great location
- Great Location
- Geat Hotel..But...
Marylebone, London | B&Bfrom $86
Westminster/Belgravia, London | 1 star b&bfrom $156
London Southeast, London | B&Bfrom $131
Lancaster Gate, London | 2 star b&bfrom $128
Chiswick Homefields, London | 2 star b&bfrom $99
South Bank/Bankside, London | 2 star b&bfrom $77
Westminster/Belgravia, London | 2 star b&bfrom $89
- Pire vacances de ma vie
- Avoid like the plague
- GOOD PLACE
Notting Hill, London | 2 star b&bfrom $91
Pimlico, London | 3 star b&bfrom $63
- Great room for the price...
- Hanover Review
Bayswater, London | 3 star b&bfrom $141
Hammersmith, London | B&Bfrom $152
Hampstead, London | 2 star b&bfrom $124
Upper Clapton, London | 3 star b&bfrom $127
Mayfair/Soho/West End, London | 3 star b&bfrom $150
- Excellent Family Hotel
- Excellent little hotel
- Superb Hotel
Mayfair/Soho/West End, London | 2 star b&bfrom $20
Mayfair/Soho/West End, London | 3 star b&bfrom $122
- Great hotel
- Decent hotel for the price
- Great except for bathroom
Mayfair/Soho/West End, London | B&Bfrom $26
London North, London | B&Bfrom $92
- Felt like home!
- Clean, convenient and Super Friendly
- Very Warm and Personal.
Mayfair/Soho/West End, London | B&Bfrom $109
- Very good B&B
- Clean & quiet - not too friendly
- Friendly and convenient
Westminster/Belgravia, London | B&Bfrom $85
- A below average place to stay
- Never again.
- Nice hotel, good location
Marylebone, London | 2 star b&bfrom $192
- Rude staff and TINY!
- Not bad for price and location- small rooms
- Great place
Lancaster Gate, London | 2 star b&bfrom $130
- Excellent location good size family room
- Where we always stay
- Pleasant stay
Northwest/Regent Park, London | B&Bfrom $121
Mayfair/Soho/West End, London | B&Bfrom $143