Fathomaway Compass

London

In London, love and scandal are considered the best sweeteners of tea.
- John Osborne

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A Lunchtime Stroll Back in Time

A Lunchtime Stroll Back in Time

Even a ten-minute stop at the Wallace Collection is uplifting and enriching, peaceful and calming. With so much beauty to absorb around you, you automatically push your worries aside. I never tire of it.

Local Obsession: Football

Local Obsession: Football

Stadium tours and fake jerseys; fan chants and the pubs to sing them in. You don't have to be a hooligan to get in on the national sport. (When it's not cricket season, that is.)

Ahoy, Fowey! Cornwall with the Kids

Ahoy, Fowey! Cornwall with the Kids

CORNWALL, ENGLAND – In the fudge shops, the bakeries, and the very relaxed chowder house, Americans will see the genesis of every last New England seaside town. 

Royal Ascot: Big Day at the Races

Royal Ascot: Big Day at the Races

Forget the Queen. Let's talk about the Model U.N. that is international racing. Exotic Middle Eastern sheikhs mingle with dashing Frenchies and loudmouth yanks.

Brawn and Brains

Brawn and Brains

LONDON – Everything about Brawn is genteel, friendly, cozy, and fun. The bar is decorated with a birdcage and fake parakeet; cookbooks share space with wine bottles on the shelves. The young mix with the old, the hipsters with the stodgy.

 

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