Visit to The Leeds Library

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  “The Leeds Library began life modestly in 1768 above a bookseller’s shop. Today the library is a charity and has a wonderful collection of books and periodicals housed in a fine two hundred year-old building.” Source: http://www.theleedslibrary.org.uk I’m an avid fan of architecture and … Continue reading

Malaga

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  I had an amazing day trip into Malaga this August and the town really surprised me; not having been to the Costa Del Sol for nearly 10 years I wanted to have a culture day in between all the … Continue reading

Later London

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I had a nice walk from Victoria Station to Westminster, the weather was clear and the streets were quiet. Most of the travellers were heading in the other direction (probably home). I was alone, I had time, a big first … Continue reading

Prague Praha

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Prague really excited me visually due to its impeccable architecture, relatively untouched by The World Wars. Having such a rich and full frontal history let us relax and absorb the city. We knew that we’d be there 5 days so … Continue reading

Berlin

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I was fortunate to travel to Berlin and stay with family in October 2008. It’s an amazingly vast place, with enormous museums, cathedrals and malls. The architecture was my main focus on my trip and due the amount of money … Continue reading