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Tooting Bec Lido

In London, at the first hint of sunshine, when you go to city parks everyone gets their bare legs out and many men strip off their shirts. Accordingly, at the first day that it was slightly warmer than 70…

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Queen Mary’s Gardens (Regent’s Park, London)

As my loyal readers know, I am a BIG fan of being outside whenever possible. And this past weekend provided ample opportunity with the first brilliant summer-esque days in London. I even wore shorts outside the house for the…

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Richmond Park and an Incredible Pub

Richmond Park is the largest of London’s Royal Parks, and it is Grade 1 listed on the English Heritage list of parks and gardens. It was created by Charles I as a deer park and is still home to…

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Kew Gardens, London

There are slightly more photos than usually in today’s post, but that’s because Kew Gardens was just so beautiful that I had trouble narrowing it down further! And trust me, I had over 100 pictures originally. But to keep…

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Hyde Park, London

Hyde Park is to London what Central Park is to New York City. Hyde Park is contiguous with Kensington Gardens, so you can start your walk in Hyde Park and walk through Kensington Gardens and end up at the…