—— 11.01.13 | travel ——

the dome of st paul’s

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stpauls121 the dome of st paulsstpauls15 the dome of st pauls Wearing: Topshop green jumper, Sessun parka, ASOS skirt, Primark socks & Park Lane buckle boots {Photos by Tom & I}

One of the things I most enjoyed doing in London (aside from the Harry Potter Studio Tour – blog post coming soon!) was climbing the St Paul’s Cathedral dome. St Paul’s is an iconic part of the London cityscape and definitely lives up to expectations with it’s beautifully elaborate interiors and sheer grandness. Photos are not allowed inside of the cathedral however there are plenty of opportunities available when you embark on the some 500 step journey up the dome. With St Paul’s reaching over 100 meters high, it’s a pretty big hike. Climbing up is one thing, but having enough energy and non-wobbly knees to get back down is really another! The views however, are astonishing and completely worth the effort. There are two outdoor galleries – the first gallery, ‘the Stone Gallery’ takes you about 50 meters above the ground where you can see impressive 360 degree views of London city. If you climb further, you reach the top of the dome and can see London from even greater heights! Tom & I took many photos from the top – I hope you all enjoy them and that they make you feel like you were there with us too! If you look closely, you can see the London Eye, River Thames, Big Ben and more. London is such an amazing, historically rich, fast paced city and one you must not miss if you’re ever visiting Europe. I just can’t wait to share more of my London travel snaps!

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  • http://www.puttheradioon.blogspot.com/ Annabelle

    I live here and can’t believe I’ve never been to the top of the Cathedral before! The pictures you took are so stunning, I’ll have to go sometime!

  • Anaivilo

    This is just fantastic! The view alone is worth 5 million bucks! And you are si adorable as usual! :D

  • Tian

    These photos are just beautiful! I’m always amazed that human beings can create things like this.

    aspiringforever.blogspot.com

  • rhodawong

    these photos are amazing! the buildings looks gorgeous from above!

    http://www.styleandshades.blogspot.com

  • http://kellandsechy.wordpress.com/ kellandsechy

    This whole post is so beautiful!

  • Andi

    Breathtaking photos!

    http://andini-ria.blogspot.com

  • alivegurl

    THAT PLACE IS HUGE! Oh, I can’t believe you’ve been there!

  • Qianrui Low

    The photos are stunning!! :O
    http://mayotuna.blogspot.com

  • http://dulcefifiyau.blogspot.com/ Fifi Yau

    awesome girl at an awesome place <3
    super love the jumper and skirt!

    Diary of A Dreamer

  • http://ravenmaidenmaven.blogspot.com/ Lydia Teo

    These photos are amazing…I wish I can visit London someday! And your shoes are awesome!

    ravenmaidenmaven.blogspot.com

  • ishara merhai

    super cute look, the coat is adorable and the shoes are lovely
    xx ish
    tiny-heart-beats.blogspot.com

  • Hayatimustika

    nice blog! want to follow each other dear? :)

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  • http://youngandimmortal.blogspot.com/ niki

    these pictures are gorgeous! and so is this outfit!
    ~niki <3
    http://youngandimmortal.blogspot.com/

  • http://www.parisundiscovered.com/ Steffi

    I’m loving all your pictures Kani. Something very dreamy and ethereal about it. I’m putting this place to my must-visit list.

  • JJ

    Wow Kani your pictures just want make me get on the first flight to London! :)

    meandmyunusuallife.blogspot.com

  • Lucy

    incredible! I barely recognise my own city!! How bad is it that I’ve never done this?! I didn’t even know you could – thanks for sharing Kani!

    http://www.shinythoughts.net