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Jewel Tower

This is the kind of historic old building that usually appeals to me, and I really want to give it a good review (I real… more

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Hay's Galleria

The most interesting thing about Hay's Galleria is what you can no longer see: the dock. It's just a posh shopping arcad… more

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Thames Clippers

Some days you just want to sit in a boat until the river runs dry... have it keep floating until there's nothing left to… more

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Design Museum

I'll be honest: I didn't much like the old Design Museum when they had it by Butler's Wharf, but at least it had one goo… more

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House of Lords -- Public Gallery

Given a choice between visiting the House of Commons and the House of Lords I'll always choose the Lords, because the de… more

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Borough Market

Why not give McDonalds a miss today, and come to Borough Market instead? This is no ordinary street market. This is a fo… more

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Cable Car across the Thames

I don't like heights. My problem with heights is this: they are always too high. Before you try and ride the cable car… more

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Princess Diana Memorial Fountain

Some people believe she was stuck in a loveless marriage, shunned by the Royal Family and hounded by a relentless press.… more

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London Transport Museum

I'm always a bit embarrassed when I come to the London Transport Museum because in my head I imagine that it's full of t… more

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Cleopatra's Needle

What's the oldest thing in London? No, it's not Prince Philip. It's actually this big block of rock on Victoria Embankm… more

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