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Today we had sort of a relaxing day, we went up to Windsor Castle and saw the guards marching past to work at 10.45am. Then we had a coffee and a hot chocolate.
Then we went on a river cruise on the River Thames. Before that we fed heaps of swans.
... we could spot across the field, the rest of the stadium was full of English supporters and boy did they make their presence known. We just couldn't drown them out. Note to self for the RWC Australia we need a good song that everyone can sing. The English have 'carry them home’, which must sound amazing as a player out on the field because it sounds bloody impressive being a spectator. We drank, we took photos, we joined in ...
... the Battle of Trafalgar .Our guide told us that the British wanted to give him a State Burial, but the trouble was he died at sea in the Mediterranean and it would take 6 weeks to get him home. So to keep his body fresh, they transported him in a barrel full of brandy.
From here we rode past Westminster Abbey, Parliament House and Big Ben. I was surprised to learn that Big Ben is not the clock it is the Bell and they say one of ...
... to Oxford Street and we headed back to the apartment. What a huge day! Yesterday we headed to Hyde Park with the intention of keeping away from the crowds as it was Sunday. We walked straight down Oxford Street,with a couple of small digressions,a coffee and to purchase a picnic package from Pret a Manger a wonderful store that prepares food ,packaged ,and you place what you want in a paper bag,collect your condiments and cutlery,pay and head ...
... war. One could only imagine how horrible those years were.
Then we moved into the Churchill Museum where we got to know a great deal about Winston Churchill, from his childhood to young adult, mature man and elder statesman. One of the displays was a 15-foot long table that was a giant touch screen computer. You could select a year and then drill down further to a month and even a day to find out what happened in ...
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