The UK equivalent of Xmas. I hope to find some lovely people who will invite me to their home for Christmas. I never would invite myself. I do want go to Indiana to celebrate Christmas as well though. I think it really will depend on the prices on plane tickets back….or if I find a…
There is more of this to come. I did not get to see everything I wanted to on the tour bus because half of the city streets were diverted because of the Lord Mayor event. It was a rainy day, because England is not England without rain.
What is a paternoster? Before having to get to class everyday via a paternoster, I had no clue. There are only a few left in the world, many of them were destroyed in Europe with modern architecture, Germany has the most but they also destroyed the most. They are considered “dangerous”, but to be honest…
There is history everywhere in England, even Leicester. Especially now. The castle was always there, but no one knew until recent years that King Richard happened to be buried in Leicester.
So the University of Leicester has a paternoster. Yes, the foliage image is not a paternoster but I don’t have one on this computer. So deal with it and watch the video. Source: Exploring England episode 1
I have become such a fan of Anglophenia’s YouTube videos. Truly helpful, I have watched many videos telling me the same things over and over, but these videos point out real differences that are helpful. Hint: It’s not just sockets.
I have been awaiting going to the UK, but as I wait, I am loving these videos teaching me about the culture so that I do not seem like a total tourist. Check it out here….