Coming from the UK, rain definitely isn’t a special event! However, as it only rains a few times a year (less than 20), here in Santiago, it really is a special event. On Wednesday, as the end of my working … Continue reading
Our journey to Santiago de Chile was a long one! Which meant that there was a lot of time for ‘plane views’ and there were some beautiful ones! Our first stop was Amsterdam, where we arrived just as the sun … Continue reading
The Horniman Museum and Gardens can be found in Dulwich in South London. We took a slow stroll around the gardens last weekend. The flowers were mesmerising; some of the most brightly coloured and detailed I had seen. Plus there … Continue reading
Doesn’t every city break have to include visiting a view spot? The London Eye and The Shard in London, The Eiffel Tower in Paris, The Empire State Building in New York. When we were in Geneva we went to a … Continue reading
You know the view from The London Eye, well think of that but… higher.
The equivalent of 39 floors higher and you can begin to image the incredible view from The Shard in London.
We picked, by chance, a beautifully crisp winter day with a bright blue sky and not a chance of rain. We couldn’t believe our luck after days of grey drizzle. After you have zoomed up to floor 68 in two incredibly fast lifts you are greeted with a view that makes your jaw drop open. I mean you can see the whole of London, it’s really spectacular.
Look at this sky…