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The Guardians of the Tower

The guardians of the Tower ‘If the ravens leave the Tower, the kingdom will fall…’   Legend of the ravens Legend says that the kingdom and the Tower will fall if the six resident ravens ever leave the fortress. It was Charles II, according to the stories, who first insisted that the ravens of the Tower… Continue reading The Guardians of the Tower

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Tower Bridge Glass Walkway

We visited the Tower Bridge and walked across the spectacular glass floor across the high-level Walkways. A stunning and slightly unnerving view of London life, from 42 metres above the River Thames! The Walkways also offer stunning panoramic views of London for those too jittery to look below. Looking down we spied red London buses whizzing over the… Continue reading Tower Bridge Glass Walkway

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Climbing the O2

I wanted to treat the love of my life and his brother to something special, they’ve been working so hard in the garden and making my studio a reality….and found the perfect thing.  To climb over the O2 building.  I bought our tickets through Travelzoo for an evening climb and have to say it was a… Continue reading Climbing the O2