Tag Archives: Admiralty

Royal Naval Division Memorial in London

The Royal Naval Division Memorial is located on Horse Guards Parade in London, but unfortunately is almost lost in the space as it is such a modest structure. It was designed by Sir Edwin Lutyens and was unveiled on 25 … Continue reading

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The Hong Kong MTR

I first went to Hong Kong in 2008, and was really pleasantly surprised by the MTR. It was quick, cheap, reliable and convenient, and I really enjoyed the experience. In 2010 I returned to Hong Kong and once again used … Continue reading

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The Star Ferry Page (2)

Continuing with the Star Ferry Page   The vessels are double ended with a wheelhouse on either end and a central engine room with an open lower deck (cheaper) and an enclosed upper (more expensive).   The debate is out … Continue reading

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