Monthly Archives: April 2009

Southwark History Library

My visit is nearly over and I have had no time to return to SHL, where there are thousands of fascinating photos and illustrations of the neighborhood. I visited¬† Southwark Council website today and they have posted a few old … Continue reading

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The Red Devils

No, this isn’t a post about Manchester United. After posting about the buses in London, I thought Panama’s “Diablos Rojos” deserved a mention.¬† I don’t have any photos of my own but found lots on the Net, including this one … Continue reading

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For the uninitiated

Coming from the Third World, I find London’s transportation system to be first class. The locals are less enthusiastic, though, as their expectations are so much higher. There are double-decker and single-decker buses. This one is typical of the latter. … Continue reading

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