Finally I have finished my trip last Saturday in Cambridge and London, and returned to Hong Kong. I suddenly had a lovesickness for it. It is kind of depressing…tears keep swelling over my eyes these few days…to me I like the people who always behave in their best custom and show great and open attitudes to everything. I got a big suitcase with me and many people were eager to give me a hand in carrying up and down the stairs. Apart from that, the cultures strongly expose in eccentricity and vibrancy. I would be so happy to get lost in London to wander around aimlessly. I love roaming about the places and seeing lots of interesting shop signs and people walking past me under this kind of chilling but pocketful of sunshine.

Dickens Museum was my first stop after arriving in London. I arrived on Monday and awaited there half an hour before the admission. I am not an avid Dickens’s fan and not many books of his that I had read but it really overwhelmed me once I stepped into the dining hall. The lady working at the office had been helpful telling me which rooms I should go first as a first-time comer. Apart from that I had jotted down so many notes along the wanderings, visitors around me must have thought I was weird and ignorant of his background? In this case I had stayed there for good three hours. Like Simon Callow said on that leaflet, Dickens presence is immensely strong. I couldn’t help but to get myself an introductory guidebook after visiting the rooms. After that I sneaked into the Café downstairs and had a hot chocolate.It is so good to be travelling alone that I got to talk to a genteel couple about the paintings behind us! I love this place and would like to visit again!

10516850_10152867333904470_3806746961459008897_n 10704074_10152867334294470_7551793891543569231_n 10526000_10152867334549470_443087421250794577_n 10428431_10152867334129470_240152371247436683_n 10424984_10152867334169470_3006153342890705172_n 10411916_10152867334254470_5982659665853495052_n 10407306_10152867334474470_8786948717980926895_n 10300976_10152867334394470_1398959001732756280_n

Advertisements