RAF Royal Air Force Museum London

This article is about the RAF Royal Air Force Museum London. A review, photos and video tour of this fascinating slice of airborne history and battles Watch my video tour with review, commentary and observations: There are 3 RAF Museums in the UK. Two are open to public. RAF Cosford in the West Midlands, housing…

Should you Tour Buckingham Palace State Rooms & Gardens When Open In Summer To the Public?

This article are my tips for travelers about about the Buckingham Palace Tours: Summer Stateroom and Gardens Opening. What to see, history, tickets and must see aspects with photos and video tour Every Summer the Royal Family open Buckingham Palace to let people in to tour through the State Rooms and visit the gardens. 2012,…

Highclere Castle (known as “Downton Abbey” on TV). Worth taking time out to visit, or just see it on TV?

Highclere Castle (also known on TV as “Downton Abbey”) You realise the power of TV when you visit Highclere Castle.  This large and impressive house, designed by Sir Charles Barry the same architect that designed the iconic House of Parliament in London, plays the “part” of “Downton Abbey” in the highly popular ITV drama of…

Which of the 7 million items at the Natural History Museum London should you make sure you see?

There are 3 large, architecturally stunning and fascinating museums situated close together in South Kensington in London. The V&A (Victoria & Albert), Science Museum and the Natural History Museum. You could easily spend a whole day at each.  In this review I look at the Natural History Museum and tips on what to see if…