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Canterbury Cathedral

December 25, 2016
by wayfaringlondoner

Exploring Canterbury

Let’s jump back in time till march this year. It was a beautiful, mainly sunny spring weekend, when Will and I decided to visit Canterbury. We heard a lot about the importance of this place from both historical and religious … Continue reading

Westonbirt Arboretum

November 29, 2016
by wayfaringlondoner

Autumn Special: The Thousand Colours of Westonbirt Arboretum

Every time autumn starts to kick in and the trees become colourful I instantly feel the urge to go out and take some photos. OK, this isn’t completely true. I am constantly suffering because of this shooting urge, which makes … Continue reading

Sydenham Hill Wood

August 5, 2016
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The Lost Railway of Sydenham Hill Wood

Despite the fact that the “Tired of London, Tired of Life” book schedules the Sydenham Hill Wood walk for the end of April, we thought that a cold, grey, rainy day in February will be just as good for it. Both … Continue reading

Colchester Castle

July 26, 2016
by wayfaringlondoner

Colchester or Coldchester?

My friends and I chose a cold January Saturday as a milestone for leaving behind the big Christmas and New Year’s alcohol coma and continue our ‘exploring the British towns’ project. If I remember correctly, it was Caroline’s idea to go … Continue reading

Clapham South Deep-level Shelter

June 16, 2016
by wayfaringlondoner

Going Underground: Clapham South Deep-level Shelter

As part of the Hidden London tours organised by the London Transport Museum curious visitors have the chance to go down and walk around the Clapham South deep-level shelter, which is one of the eight Second World War civilian deep … Continue reading

Photographica Camera Fair London 2016

June 12, 2016
by wayfaringlondoner

Photographica International Camera Collectors Fair

Myself and a few friends recently had a chance to check out the Photographica International Camera Collectors Fair, which is organised once a year by the Photographic Collectors Club of Great Britain. Even though I am quite new to this whole photography topic, … Continue reading

Kew Gardens Bluebells

May 10, 2016
by wayfaringlondoner

Spring Special: Bluebell Carpets in Kew Gardens

Yes, it is spring, and it is warm, and it is sunny. And it is bluebell season. 🙂 Last week I spent quite a while googling the best spot in or very close to London, where we can see the … Continue reading

February 1, 2016
by wayfaringlondoner

Wildlife Spotting: The Deer of Richmond Park

Every time I mentioned that I would really like to go to Richmond, Will’s answer was constantly pushing the limits of my non existing patience: ‘even though Richmond is stunning all year long, the very first time you see it … Continue reading