Drifting Londoner

The thoughts and adventures of a wandering individual living in London

The most beautiful experience we can have is the mysterious. It is the fundamental emotion that stands at the cradle of true art and true science. Whoever does not know it and can no longer wonder, no longer marvel, is as good as dead, and his eyes are dimmed.

Albert Einstein, The World As I See It, 1930


A (secret) geographical map of London’s tube and rail networks

By complete chance I stumbled across this little treasure: a geographical map of London’s tube and rail networks. Whilst TFL have been kind enough to produce this (be it outdated back to April / May 2014 and with a few minor errors), they haven’t actually bothered to tell anyone about it.
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Banksy’s Bemusement Park, Dismaland

I was blissfully unaware of Banksy’s newest brainchild – a dystopian art exhibition in a far away seaside town – until a group of friends brought it up at lunch. An hour or so later, my best friend messages me keen to try our luck in getting tickets. Apparently it was a thing. So the next morning, I had the stressful job of securing four of us these high-in-demand weekend tickets…

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