Journal of 2004 London Trip

In 2004 just after finishing a 4 year stint working for a University Research Centre I took a trip to London, to clear my head, catch up with old friends and see some of the history I'd only heard about - the Tower of London, St Pauls and Covent Garden.

As it happened I also got out to Brighton - namesake of many other seaside New Brightons - and to the countryside.

Now that I have moved to host my writing here at Google I've brought that content over, exactly as it was when I first posted it - from various borrowed laptops, internet cafe's and airport lounges.

The story starts on the 17th of October 2004...