Category: Leisure

29 November 2015 / / Leisure
28 November 2015 / / Leisure

This is one in a series of posts about possible High Lines for London. Look out for the next one tomorrow. The Greenway is an existing “High Line” in east…

27 November 2015 / / Leisure
27 November 2015 / / Leisure

London has been looking for its High Line, the elevated abandoned railway line in inner-city New York City (above) that has become a pleasant linear park, huge tourist attraction (I…

5 February 2015 / / Leisure

The Capital Ring, by Colin Saunders, is an guide to walking the eponymous route, a 78 mile circular walk around inner London (generally Zones 3-4), one of London’s official long-distance…

6 May 2014 / / Cycling

London’s travel zones dictate how much your journey will cost, but their radial nature forms an interesting geography for London in general. While zones actually only apply to stations and…

21 April 2014 / / Leisure
25 January 2014 / / Leisure

The Olympic Park in east London was a flurry of colour and activity during a few weeks in summer 2012, but since then it has been largely locked away –…

6 January 2014 / / Leisure

So… I went on a holiday last month to San Francisco. I’d been planning on a return to the west coast of America since a trip to Vancouver for a…

29 October 2013 / / Leisure

The Walthamstow Reservoirs are a true London secret, a huge area of lakes, trees and paths, which is publically accessible but largely unknown. The only people you are likely to…