Day 22. London. Our final day.July 16, 2019 in the United Kingdom ⋅ ⛅ 22 °C
Relaxing day spent packing.
Goodbye magnificent London.
Thanks for following our travels. We’ve loved having u sharing them with us.
Day 19: rest day all day. No action.
Day 20: bus tour around London. Ticked off Buckingham palace (beautiful precinct) & #10 Downing st. Saw huge crowd at Trafalgar Square watching World Cup cricket (great game).
Lovely seafood dinner.
Madame Toussauds, Westfield shopping, English pub for dinner
Up early for 1st admission time to Madame Toussauds. Great complex - can’t believe how lifelike they are.
Loz satisfied her shopping appetite at Westfield (bigger than chadstone!)
Home middle arvo for a relaxing afternoon & dinner at local pub - fish n chipsRead more
Hampton Crt palace & gardens / London eye / London tower
Busy day. Got driven to the remarkable Hampton Crt palace & it’s wonderful gardens.
Train to London eye. Great experience & views.
Train to London tower to view the crown jewels (amazing history & beauty - no photos allowed).
Relaxing evening with dinner at home.Read more
Train & bus to Kensington palace. Nice residence (lots of princess Diana focus) & gardens.
Lunch & walk around in Hyde park inc pic with English premier league cup & footage inside main arena - check out squirrel man.
Quick pic of Albert hall (no time to go inside).
Afternoon tea at harrods - great experience.
Back on train
Home for dinnerRead more
Sleep in & late checkout.
Breakfast like the locals - pastries and eggs whilst facing street.
Hop on / off bus tour of Paris. Champs elysees, arc, Eiffel & Notre-Dame photos. Also took pic of Hotel des invalides (Burial place of Napoleon bon aparte).
Lunch beside Notre-Dame.
Catch Eurostar from Paris back to London.
Goodbye magnificent Paris.Read more
Train to Disneyland Paris. AMAZING place. Massive venue, 2 parks, sensational fun. Got there at open (10am) & wanted to stay for closing light show (11 pm) - couldn’t last! Left at 7.
Hope u enjoy the video of their brand new show - lion king. That & Pirates of Caribbean my fav attractions.
Their Street parade an absolute mind blower - check out the dragon from sleeping beauty video
Wanted to visit arc de triumph at night - got half way before asking taxi to turn back - Algeria soccer supporters celebrating their win in cup of nations had converged on arc - police everywhere - too dangerous for naive me.Read more
Up early for long transit. Waterbus to bus to airport. 5 hours + all up.
Tour of louvre - prob my most fav precinct & not to mention how unreal the actual museum was. Pics of venus do milo & Mona Lisa.
Walk to Eiffel Tower, dinner & watch tower light display. A picturesque city & we’ve only scratched surface.Read more