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Jan 10, 2008 - London - day 2 & 3

Well it has been a busy 2 days. Poor Duncan may be on holidays, but he still has to wake up to an alarm clock (or rather a mom alarm!!) On Wednesday (Jan 9) we drove to Greenwich. It was amazing to see where Greenwich mean time is located and to stand on the line. The museum with all the info about the original Observatory was very interesting. After our tour we of course had to stop at a pub for lunch. We even had a bit of sunshine in the afternoon. In the evening Duncan took me for a surprise trip into the city - we atarted with Champagne...

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Oct 1, 2007 - Week 1: Orientation, Tours, Greenwich, Camden, China Town, British Museum

I arrived in London at 10:00am (5:00 am EST) on 24 September 2007. During the first week, we were required to go to Orientation for my University (London Metropolitan), but luckily, we only had to be there for about four hours a day. When I moved in on the first day, NIDO - the place I am staying at - was obviously not done. There were about 150-200 of us queueing around the small waiting room while we were waiting to get our keys. I was one of the lucky ones and only had to wait for about an hour and a half from the time that I got in line...

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