canal

Featured, Photo Documentaries, United Kingdom

The Hidden London Canal

23 Comments 07 February 2012

I gave him a smile and a head nod of acknowledgment and he gave me a proper raised eyebrow and reserved recognition as we swiftly passed each other shoulder to shoulder. A typical greeting among runners. I continued to dodge bicycles speeding by me as I ran along the canal gazing at houseboats and a [...]

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Photo Documentaries, United Kingdom

Short on time in London? Stop at a Museum!

19 Comments 14 October 2011

  London has done it right, they’ve made their many museums completely accessible to everyone.  Unlike other art hub cities (ahem…New York City) – London has made their museum admission completely free encouraging everyone to enjoy and hopefully appreciate the art treasures inside.  I only had a short time in London, but I was able [...]

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Olympic rings

Lodging, United Kingdom

Olympic Lodging Games

9 Comments 13 October 2011

London is getting ready; it’s digging, building, expanding, erecting, tearing down, wiring, and preparing for the world’s summer party – the Olympics. During my visit there this summer it was evident the moment I walked off the train in St. Pancras station. My heart went a flutter when I looked up and saw the 5 [...]

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Featured, Photo Documentaries, United Kingdom

London’s Borough Market

21 Comments 07 October 2011

I am a sucker for the ‘M’ word…no, not men…markets.  Markets are fascinating to me, I can wander around them for hours and looking at the perfectly placed produce, marvel at new shapes and smells, or watch the interactions with the sellers and customers.  I can appreciate dirty, smelly markets as well as upscale markets; [...]

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Tep

Digital, Featured, Mongol Rally, Travel Gear, United Kingdom

Hot Pocket – Wireless Internet Anywhere

6 Comments 25 July 2011

I’ve been walking around London all last week with a hot pocket…literally.  I’ve been carrying my Tep wireless hotspot device in my pocket as I ride the tube, visit Greenwich, the London Eye, Borough Market, Brick Lane, museums, and friends.  The Tep device was a life-saver providing me a constant dose of internet access, which [...]

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Prime meridian greenwich

Travel Advice, United Kingdom

How to Photograph the Prime Meridian Line for Free

17 Comments 21 July 2011

I was excited when my friend Vera invited me to Greenwich for a rainy Sunday afternoon. This was my chance to complete an important step in my global travels. I had already stood on the equator in Kenya when I began my travels in 2006, and now I would have the opportunity to straddle the [...]

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reality

Featured, Inside My Head, Mongol Rally, United Kingdom

It’s Real Now

8 Comments 19 July 2011

Have you ever worked so long and hard on something that you forgot what you were doing or why you were doing it? The idea of the Mongol Rally for me started back in June 2010; that’s when I found some teammates that agreed to come with me. Ever since then I’ve been working on [...]

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Sherry traveling the world

I'm Sherry, a corporate cube dweller turned nomadic traveler. I travel to off-the-beaten-path destinations to bring you unique travel experiences and photography. But it's not just about travel, it's also about life experiences of a middle age wanderer.
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