London Unveiled

great places to visit off the beaten path.

Answers and Insights to our 3rd Photo Challenge

Answers and Insights to 5 London Landmarks. Thank you to those of you who tried to identify these items and congratulations to those who were successful.  Below you will find … Continue reading

August 17, 2014 · 13 Comments

The Painted Hall ~ arguably the greatest work of art in London not in a museum.

Located within the Old Royal Naval College in Greenwich is one of the most amazing rooms in Greater London – the Painted Hall.  The magnificent painted walls and ceilings, that … Continue reading

July 12, 2014 · 5 Comments

The Ten Bells ~ a pub deeply connected with ‘Jack the Ripper’ lore

The ‘Ten Bells’ pub is a Grade II listed building that has a significant connection with Jack the Ripper, but is also worth a visit for its interior decorations and … Continue reading

July 4, 2014 · 19 Comments

The Tramshed & Cock ‘n Bull – art, food & Hirst

    There are three reasons to visit here – dining at a Mark Hix restaurant (the Tramshed), viewing a minimalist art gallery (the Cock ‘n Bull) and a seeing … Continue reading

May 18, 2014 · 2 Comments

Thames Clipper ~ the best “bus” & the best views in London!

When most people think of transportation in London, the tube, the double-decker bus and the black cab all come to mind.  However, one form of transportation that is often forgotten … Continue reading

December 13, 2013 · 11 Comments

Rivington Place : “Art, Debate, Diversity” ~ London’s newest public art gallery.

As a relatively new entrant to the art scene, Rivington Place in Shoreditch, just off Brick Lane, is well worth a visit.  It is a purpose built international visual arts … Continue reading

November 19, 2013 · 6 Comments

Devonshire Square & The East India Company Warehouses

At its height, the East India Company was one of the largest and most successful companies in the world.  With its own private army it controlled much of India and … Continue reading

October 17, 2013 · 13 Comments