Around LondonSeptember 17 in the United Kingdom
Day 3. Started the day with a nice breakky. Today is Monday so we left at 9:30 to avoid London's rush hour. We caught the bus to Picadilly Circus, our first stop. Somehow I have to agree that travelling by bus is much better as we got to see the city, this especially true in London's double deckers. Ok now at Picadilly, not that many people around but nice to walk along, it is some sort of mini Times Square in NYC.
From here another quick bus trip to Green Park and then to Buckingham palace, just on time for the change of guards. Although from the distance as the place was really crowded.
We didn't get into the palace (we are not into royalty stuff) and the walk along the "Mall" to Trafalgar Square where we had lunch. We spent part of the afternoon here and then went back to the hotel for a quick
In the evening we took a bus tour to see the city at night. Quite entertaining but the jet lag was still playing with our heads...Read more