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Taste of London: British Invasion, Day 6

[UPDATE:  I started this, like, a month and a half ago, and I kept meaning to circle back, but sleep as been in short supply basically ever since we got back, and no sleep means no energy means no focus means no posts.  In fact, this is the fourth time I’ve updated the “Update.”  It’s not(…)

Bermondsey Beer Mile: British Invasion, Day 5

Bermondsey Beer Mile: British Invasion, Day 5

Saturday was essentially what Gabbie likes to call as “stay-home day.”*  We weren’t going to hang out around the house, but we weren’t leaving Bermondsey, the little area of Southwark in which we were staying.  As ever, we’d done our pre-trip research**, so we knew that on Saturdays our little corner of London was home(…)

Churchill War Rooms: British Invasion, Day 4

Churchill War Rooms: British Invasion, Day 4

There was going to be a day when the jetlag and lack of sleep finally caught up, and well, this was it.  It was probably 10:30 before we actually got out the front door Friday morning, so some of the stuff we’d anticipated doing (meaning my big plan to visit the National Library, which only houses(…)

Tower of London: British Invasion, Day 3

Tower of London: British Invasion, Day 3

As Day 3 dawned, it was raining, but then, it was raining approximately 60% of the time we were over there, so…  We grabbed umbrellas, I looked at my flat-iron and laughed hysterically, and we set off across Tower Bridge.  (We made a quick stop at Fuckoffee for, well, coffee, but honestly, I found the(…)