Tuesday, October 16, 2012

Touring London

Two of the days in London we did the typical double decker sightseeing tour bus. I was a little skeptical because I didn't want to scream out to everyone, "Look at me, I'm a tourist!" But it was such a great idea. I got views of landmarks I wouldn't normally have been able to see and we were able to hit every major sightseeing location. We took mental note of places we wanted to stop off and see, like the Tower of London, and on our second day took the bus to these locations.

I think the Tower of London was up there on my list of amazing places to see, partly because the crown jewels are there. Unfortunately we couldn't take any pictures, but trust me when I say the whole exhibit was absolutely amazing. Seeing all the jewels, even ones that were from the 1800s, that were still intact was an incredible sight. I swear, the history from London is just mind blowing. It makes me realize how young of a country the US is.

Top: J.Crew
Jeans: Rock & Republic (old)
Scarf: Burberry (thanks Uncle M!)
Jacket: Native Fox
Shoes: Vince Camuto
Jewelry: Tiffany Bead earrings, Marc Jacobs ring, vintage class ring
Purse: Louis Vuitton


Giovanna said...

Great photos! I need to go to London soon! Love all the history in Europe! Totally know what you mean about it making the US feel so young!


JanandJill.com said...

This is so cute, I want to go to London and this post is the perfect tour of it.


JanandJill.com said...

I forgot to say I love your Native Fox jacket, it's perfect for sightseeing in the fall and your hair looks so pretty


rooth said...

Oh I went on the night bus tour and loved it - it was my favourite part of my London trip. I felt a bit like Harry Potter :)

The Ginge said...

Thanks for the great comments everyone!!

Dale-Thanks for the comment about my hair! It means a lot since my straightener died our second day in London and I was going au naturale. hah.

Rooth-just wait for my Harry Potter post!!

Patricia Do Nascimento said...

London is such a beautiful city!
Love your outfit.

BuenoBueno said...

I want to go to London now!
Love your outfit choice too:) those shoes look comfortable but still bad to the bone!

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