Tag: london

Manet at the Royal Academy

Manet’s masterpieces in London

OK, now here’s a tough question. Who was the most important and influential of the French Impressionist painters? And an even harder question, who is your personal favourite? Many would pick Monet for his experiments with light, a few might even pick Renoir or Degas, but for me the greatest […]

Light Show at Hayward Gallery, London. Photo by Linda Nylind

Light Show: A walk on the light side

Artists throughout history have been fascinated by light,  from Turner’s awesome seascapes to Monet’s Impressionist paintings of his sun-bathed garden in Giverny. But over the last 100 years advances of technology have enabled light to become a spectacular vehicle for modern artists experimenting with dramatic displays of illumination. […]

Dick Whittington

Christmas in London

Twenty days to Christmas but no presents have been bought! It’s too soon to panic but a trip to Fortnum and Mason’s in London didn’t help matters. Posh shops are great for window shopping but don’t really help with proper present buying. Inside Fortnum’s luxury emporium, Christmas is […]

Rilak's blog - by Dejan Rilak

Zagreb city tours, tour guide/tour leader in and around Croatia

Tremendous Times

Alternative Travel » Adventurous Life

Tim Dreese's Travel Log & Design Journal

Casual observations & photo gallery of people, places, innovation and creativity discovered on the road . . . somewhere in the universe

National Media Museum blog

We explore the science, technology and art of the still and moving image, and its impact on our lives.

Jules Told Me

Travel – by the man who knows

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Random thoughts from deepest Northumberland

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Road trips & traveltips


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The latest green news and information

The Curse of Verse

Language, spin & the state we're in... apolitical verse and the odd song from Martin Craig

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Beautiful photos of hiking and other outdoor adventures.

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Sharing the pleasures of birding.

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