The Olympic Park

Posted in England| London| Olympics| UK

In my last post I wrote about the excitement of seeing my first live event at the London Olympics.  That event was held at the ExCel center, a large venue that houses multiple Olympic events under one roof. But the ExCel building is not in the Olympic Park itself. The main Olympic Park can only be accessed…

Olympic Fever

Posted in England| London| Olympics| UK

For me, travel is often about the little moments. Finding an intimate out of the way art gallery instead of queuing in line at the “famous” large museum. Getting a history lesson from a local shop owner over a hot cup of tea.  Sharing a belly laugh with a stranger over a mispronounced word in a…