Category Archives: Places

Inside the ‘inside-out’ Lloyd’s Building

A look inside Richard Rogers iconic Lloyd’s of London Building. Continue reading

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The School Of Life: on Freud and other helpful philosophies.

Prompted by the school of life, we take a look at Freud amongst other philosophers and how you can apply his theories to your modern life. Continue reading

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Henry VIII Wine Cellars and the Banqueting House of Whitehall

A rare chance to look inside the MoD building in London’s Whitehall at the Henry VIII Wine Cellars and the Banqueting House. Continue reading

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St.Bartholomew’s: hospital, museum, church, art gallery…and film set.

Visiting St. Bartholomew’s of Smithfield, London, including St. Bart’s the great, St. Bart’s the less and the murals of William Hogarth. Continue reading

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Crossbones cemetery: a vestige for London’s outcast dead

Paying homage to London’s outcast dead at crossbones cemetery. Continue reading

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The Freemasons Hall, home of The United Grand Lodge of England: Uncovering a few hidden treasures

Uncovering some hidden treasures inside the Freemason’s Hall, London, home of The United Grand Lodge of England Continue reading

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Fleur De Guerre: a life in vintage

Taking tips from Fleur De Guerre, a 1940’s pin-up girl, on how to maintain your inner goddess. Continue reading

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