Tag Archives: London

Pollinators, the Queen and the botanist

On our last day in London in June, I went off to the Queen’s Gallery at Buckingham Palace.  This museum, which showcases all aspects of the Royal Collection, is a hidden gem.  It’s shop, with the ubiquitous “Buckingham Palace” shopping … Continue reading

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Flora London

In June,  we had the great pleasure to be in England at the beginning (Porstmouth, Dover) of our recent trip, and at the end, in London.  Everywhere were street celebrations of the Queen’s 90th birthday.  This one in our old … Continue reading

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Looking UP

London is full of signs telling one what to do.  “Mind the Gap”, “Look Left”, “Look Right” are among the many.  Not one tells you to look up, but if you do you are rewarded.  Wren’s dome of St. Paul’s … Continue reading

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