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Lake District – The Best Autumn Holiday Destination In The UK

If thoughts of Great Britain conjure up romantic images of cosy cottages with roaring fires, country walks with Hunter ‘wellies’, and pub lunches with friendly locals, then a visit to The Lake District won’t be wasted on you!

“Discover, Explore, Inspire” is the strapline used by the local tourist board, which perfectly sums up a visit to this much treasured destination in England’s North West.

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Street Photography Travel Guides

Experience The South Bank Like A Londoner

There’s a north-south divide in London. This friendly sibling rivalry will separate locals in a way that only politics can! For the record, I’m firmly in camp North since it’s where I live and work. Yet, there’s a part of me that could ‘turn’ and it’s all thanks to the South Bank.

With al fresco dining, food markets to forage and a slower pace of life, this glorious stretch of riverside feels positively European.

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20 Photos that Perfectly Describe Portobello Road Market

A trader with multi colored dredlocks at the London portobello road market

A woman playing reggae songs on her ukulele, tourists buying artisan bread, a market trader selling bags as vibrant as the colour of her dreadlocks, and a Dad giving his son a piggyback through the streets. These are just some of the characters you’ll find when you take a trip to Portobello Road market.

London is often described as a melting pot of people, and there’s no greater place where these worlds collide than Portobello Road market.

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Street Photography Travel Guides

20 Photos That Capture The Spirit of London Notting Hill Carnival

Carnival dancer with angel wings at the London Notting Hill Carnival

When you think of Notting Hill, you think of two things – the film (Notting Hill), and the carnival (Notting Hill Carnival). Indeed, both will make you fall in love with this buzzing west London borough. If you haven’t yet been, now’s the time, because the capital’s gearing up for its most famous party, and we’re all invited!

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How a trip to Tuscany helped me become a better street photographer

very time I step out to shoot some street photography, I am always approached by other photographers who are also out shooting. Irrespective of whether we are in London, New York or Paris, the conversations always start off the same way. They would make a remark about my Canon EF 70-200mm F/2.8L IS USM telephoto lense, the way it is hanging loosely next to my hip and the speed with which I raise the camera to my face and take candid shots. Evidently they would have been observing me for a while.

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