What has happened on Alexandra Road in St Leonards-on-Sea, just up from Warrior Square Station in Hastings, UK? Is it more upper class area now? The large billboard displays candy bar, gum and sunblock cream in June 1978. In October 2014 the commercial message … Continue reading
Hastings pier in the south coast of England has seen a lot. It was built in 1872. It flourished during late Victorian era. It was first time destroyed by fire in 1917. It’s prime time was in 1930’s. Rolling Stones had a … Continue reading
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One more chapter – in random order – to my interrail story from 1978, now from London. (Here you can find Isle of Skye and Paris.) The train arrived from Scotland to King’s Cross. That very early morning in July 1978 … Continue reading
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The most western large island of Scotland, Isle of Skye and there the village of Uig was my utmost destination during my interrail and hitchhike trip in summer 1978. I planned to spend the night in the youth hostel of … Continue reading
I was interrailing and hitchhiking in Europe in 1978. I recently scanned some of the slides I took during the trip and wondered if could I find the same locations today. And I found, with the help of Google street view. … Continue reading
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The white chalk cliffs at southern England are breathtaking. Beachy Head in East Sussex is the highest of all, reaching over 160 meters. There are two lighthouses. The one in the main picture is 43 meters high and started operation … Continue reading
Sunset seen from Vista at the Trafalgar can be splendid. But only if the weather permits – the bar is on the roof of Trafalgar Hilton hotel at Trafalgar Square, London, UK. The main buildings and attractions from left to … Continue reading