Alternative Tours – A Walking Tour of East London

Some say Shoreditch has had its day, that London’s trendy brigade have moved on. If you go to Brick Lane Market, though, it doesn’t look that way. The weird and wonderfully dressed hordes keep coming to the rough triangle made up by Old Street, Great Eastern Street and Shoreditch High Street, packing into ramshackle bars…

20 Fenchurch Street – London’s Sky Garden

“Yes, London. You know: fish, chips, cup ‘o tea, bad food, worse weather, Mary Poppins… LONDON.” -Dennis Farina ‘Snatch’ Known locally as the Walkie-Talkie, the 38-storey building is the fifth tallest completed building in the City of London. It provides 690,000 sq foot of office space with floorplates that get larger in size as the…

Moving to London….. 12 Things We Learned Along the Way….

**This is a updated version of my previous post on Moving to London with added/updated info** “If we wait until we’re ready, we’ll be waiting for the rest of our lives.” – Lemony Snicket Myself and himself moved to London in the summer of 2012. At the time, in Ireland, people where leaving left right and…