visit to Greenwich | Gondola etc

We stayed overnight near Waterloo.
View from the hotel:5 Hotel View

Tube to Gteenwich.  At Greenwich is “England’s only Urban Gondola”
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View from the top
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The O2 (the white tent like thing in the background) – a massive movie and eating out place.  We succumbed here to Hollywood and watched MI5.  Which was largely set in London.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mission:_Impossible_%E2%80%93_Rogue_Nation
5 Gondola 3 small

As I referred to last week: the evil seagulls
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That was quite a nice tourist experience.  The whole gondola thing is sponsored by Emerites, called the “Air Line”  https://tfl.gov.uk/modes/emirates-air-line/ As often happens, the local city council picked up the 65M pounds cost shortfall.

We are Winning over tiredness,

Current reading: from Janet’s cook book shelf, The Dukan Diet.Links: http://www.weightlossresources.co.uk/diet/pierre-dukan-diet.htm – Dr Dukan claims the Paleo diet and the Aykins diet both came from his idea.  Iam reminded off the Paleo food at Pure where Mark sometimes works. http://www.purecafe.co.nz/
Is it sound?  Who knows!  See http://www.dukandiet.co.uk/medical-studies for Dukan’s view, but he was preregistered in France.

W are eating well at Janet’s.  This smiley mushroom from yesterday.

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