London is brilliant at any time of the year. Spring and summer are, of course, the ideal times to go to see everything in bloom, but it is also extremely busy with other tourists. We were fully expecting rainy, cold weather in November. To our delight, we only had one day of rain and bright, sunny skies the rest of the week. The average daily temperature during our week was 16 degrees C, or 61 F.
We attended the Remembrance Day ceremonies on Sunday, November 14, 2004. The service was attended by thousands of people, including Queen Elizabeth II and Prince William. The queen laid a wreath in honour of those who gave their lives in order to allow us the freedom we enjoy today. This was a very m...Read More