Tag Archives: Foster

st. mary’s axe

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The Gherkin – it dominates the skyline more with it’s iconic shape than its height. It is more stout and less elegant than I imagined. I always wondered how it met the ground – now I know.

canary wharf station

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Foster’s underground station at Canary Wharf.

london city hall

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London has an annual two day event called the London Open House that allows the public to see inside notable buildings including private residences and architects offices.  I took the opportunity to visit Foster’s City Hall building by London Bridge. … Continue reading