Thursday, 9 October 2008

A long walk around london



Had to pop into london today to get a camera battery and just my luck the shops gone lol but had my camera with me so went on a long walk round london

Day started at london bridge train station which is just round the corner from hms belfast and tower bridge which is just up the road/river

HMS Belfast

HMS Belfast

Tower Bridge

Then it was off down mincing lane to see the 3 horses which is just round the corner from The Monument which marks the starting point of the great fire of london

Mincing Lane 3 Horses

Then walked up the road to see the natwest (tower 42), lloyds and gherkin buildings

Natwest Building

Lloyds Building

Gherkin Building

Then down threadneedle street

Threadneedle Street

Feet starting to hurt but off to st paul's cathedral

St Paul's Cathedral

On the way home over southwark bridge

Southwark Bridge

Back into south london by the tate modern and the millennium bridge aka the wobbly bridge designed by the architect Sir Norman Foster

Tate Modern and the Millennium Bridge

Then last but not least got the golden hinde home as train was late which is a replica of a tudor warship/galleon in which Sir Francis Drake sailed around the world in 1577 – 1580

Golden Hinde

My poor feet

My Poor Feet

Photos taken with a Kyocera Finecam S5R and Fuji Finepix F40fd

2 comments:

Frickelfee said...

Hope your feet feel well again.... ;o)

Thanks for your kind comment to my new blog-outfit.... hope you visit me soon again...

Hugs sabine

Eyerex said...

they have recovered now thank god lol was a nice day in london just a shame it's raining now :(