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At The British Museum

I made my first visit to London thirty-five years ago and as soon as I had a moment to myself, I dashed off to the British Museum.  Egyptian mummies, winged bulls from Assyria, the Rosetta Stone all awaited me, all … Continue reading

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De Profundis: the Musical

Before we left for Europe, I spent some time looking through the theater listings in London.  I had this notion that one could see shows in the West End for prices that were a mere fraction of what you might … Continue reading

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London: Parks and Architecture

As we had done in Paris and Amsterdam, we spent a great deal of time exploring London’s streets and parks.  I’ve given you a bit of a preview in a previous post.  As noted, we did much of our wandering in … Continue reading

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England: The Soundtrack

The final leg of our European travels took us to England.  We were in London most of the time, shuttling between Bloomsbury and Southwark, often ending the day between Covent Garden and Carnaby.  We escaped the big city for a … Continue reading

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