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London Trip, 2016: Hyde Park and Kensington Gardens

These photos are from my stroll through Hyde Park and Kensington Gardens up to Kensington Palace back in February of 2016. Click on any photo to open up a gallery. View More Photos This Trip

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London Trip, 2016: Chinatown and the West End at Night

A few night shots taken around London’s Chinatown and West End in February, 2016. Click on any photo to open up a gallery. View More Photos This Trip

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London Trip, 2016: Carnaby Market and Picadilly Circus

A few photos from the Carnaby pedestrian shopping market and Picadilly Circus (London’s version of Times Square), shot during my brief visit to London in February, 2016 for my sister-in-law’s wedding. Click on any photo to open up a gallery.

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London Trip, 2016: Buckingham Palace and St. James Park

Back in February of 2016, my wife Jen and I traveled to London for her sister’s wedding. Unfortunately, I fell deathly ill on the second night, forcing us to cancel a planned excursion to Bath. I had already visited Bath

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Photo of the Day: Kensington Gardens Mario Kart

This photo taken in Kensington Gardens near Hyde Park in London reminded me of a level you might see in a Mario Kart game. Can you picture the little cars racing around either side of the water? You can view

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Sights and Sounds of London

I didn’t take much video during my trip to London this past February, but I had enough material to create this little two-minute compilation. I also want to share an animated gif I created to honor my Heidi, who passed away a

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Photo of the Day: The Mall Looking Toward Buckingham Palace

Here’s a shot I took of The Mall in London, bathed beneath soft shards of sunlight piercing the clouds as I gazed toward Buckingham Palace. You can view more featured photos at my Photo of the Day Collection.

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Photo of the Day: The Thames at Night

It’s been a long time since I posted something, a combination of a trip to England, a lengthy illness, and being super busy, but it’s time to get back in the saddle. Here’s a photo from my recent trip to

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Eurotrip 2014, Part 15: A Final Day in London

July 10, 2014: Today was my final day in London before I would head out on a three-day trip to Amsterdam and Bruges. It was a light day overall as I allowed myself to sleep in following two days of excursions

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Eurotrip 2014, Part 14: Canterbury, Greenwich, and More London

Since I’ll be returning to London in three weeks, I thought it might be a good idea to actually try and finish the journal of my previous trip, which I began writing oh so long ago… July 9, 2014: After our

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