Tag: Daytime

Portobello Road Market

Touted as the world’s largest antiques market, Portobello Road is known for its fashion offerings on Saturdays, which is the main market day. Discover second stalls side by side with young new designers.  Check the website for hours and address information…

Wimbledon

In late June, London becomes the focus of the world’s greatest lawn tennis championship. Top tickets must be applied for by ballot, but there are also tickets available each day during the tournament for those prepared to line up. The action is also broadcast for free on a big screen just outside the grounds.  Check the website for details…

Visit the Whispering Gallery in St Paul’s Cathedral

From the indoor balcony at the base of the dome, the acoustics of the cathedral’s architecture create a bizarre aural phenomenon: stand on the exact opposite side of the dome as a friend, whisper something (‘Psst… over here’) and they’ll hear you loud and clear, despite being over 100 feet away. Check the website for hours and address information…