London Unveiled

great places to visit off the beaten path.

Duke’s Bar ~ Ian Fleming’s “local” & the inspiration for James Bond’s martini

UPDATED:  With the new James Bond film ‘Spectre’ about to be released, I thought a fresh publishing of one of LondonUnveiled’s more popular articles was warranted. Hidden down a secretive … Continue reading

October 24, 2015 · 15 Comments

London Film Museum & James Bond!

Just off Covent Garden, behind the London Transport Museum, is the London Film Museum.  Occupying the former flower cellars associated with Covent Garden’s early years, this state of art facility … Continue reading

May 23, 2014 · 4 Comments

The London Library (not the British Museum Library!)

Founded in 1841, the London Library is considered by many to be one of England’s premier literary institutions.  But because it is a members only library (though visits are available … Continue reading

September 26, 2013 · 8 Comments