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30 August 2006 @ 08:03 pm
Poll: What To Do?  
So, I'm looking at having four days at the end of November where I am in the London area. It's likely that I will have a car. Anyone have suggestions on where to go/what to see?
kazuhiko04kazuhiko04 on August 31st, 2006 04:16 am (UTC)

You met Sergei at K-chan and my wedding, yes?
puddlemizutamari on August 31st, 2006 01:14 pm (UTC)
The London Eye?
fresnefresne on August 31st, 2006 01:14 pm (UTC)
Well, I did the West Country on a three day weekend once. Stonehenge, Tintagel (castle on crumbling cliff), Dartmoor (half hour to cross wastelands are so cute), possible Moor ponies, hedges, behind which lurk nothing, but one suspects trolls, good stuff.

We need to do dinner in the near future too.
Hot sicka than y0' average: Keita's ;[]swtjemz on August 31st, 2006 02:41 pm (UTC)
~Any of the museums. *_*
~Have hot chocolate at Amato's, near the theatre Mary Poppins is playing. Their hot chocolate was my absolute favorite thing to drink in London.
~Catch a play. I heard Woman in White is particularly fantastic.
~See the Tower Bridge and the Tower of London (in particular to gawk at the Crown Jewels and see the place of death of Anne Bolyn).
~ Go shopping! XD
puddlemizutamari on August 31st, 2006 05:37 pm (UTC)
OH YEAH! I don't know how big of a fan you are, but there's also a castle or something near London where Harry Potter was shot! err... FILMED!
Sandpanthersandpanther on August 31st, 2006 07:27 pm (UTC)
... You ARE going to be in England around that time as well, yes?

Castles are cool. Oddly enough HP does not really tweak my urge to go visit movie locations. Which is pretty odd, given how many things do. (Now if I could visit Hogwarts, that would be a different story...)
puddlemizutamari on September 1st, 2006 12:43 am (UTC)
Am I? Oh my! *forgot and is subsequently SHOT*
Chad Rosenbergabditus on August 31st, 2006 07:45 pm (UTC)
Check out the London Dungeon (not to be confused with the tower of...). It's a lot of fun.
StrypGiastrypgia on September 6th, 2006 01:09 am (UTC)
I highly recommend the Imperial War Museum for historical geeking-out in London itself, and a short train and bus ride out into the country gets you to Avebury, which has a stone circle that is not only larger that Stonhenge (there's a village inside it), but is not all touristed, so you can still go up and touch them.