Tag Archives: The Shard

Romeo, Romeo, wherefore art thou, Romeo

Have you heard the story about the intrepid young fox that made The Shard London his home when it was being constructed? This now infamous young cub spent two weeks roaming free at the top of The Shard. Keeping out … Continue reading

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The View from the Shard

I have watched The Shard grow from the ground upwards as it is situated literally minutes from one of my clients, London Bridge Hotel.  The viewing platform – The View From The Shard – opened on 1st February 2013 on … Continue reading

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Five of the best views…

The first of our views is from Fairmont Baku, Flame Towers – room 815 to be precise.  With views over the Caspian Sea and historic city of Baku in Azerbaijan, we are sure that Fairmont Baku will inspire many for … Continue reading

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The View From The Shard at Night

With only hours to go until the opening of The View From The Shard, we thought we’d share these great night-time images with you.   Taken by Nick Cowell, General Manager of the nearby London Bridge Hotel, he has followed … Continue reading

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A Monumental Challenge

Just a short walk from London Bridge Hotel, is the ever present reminder to the Great Fire of London – The Monument. The 61 meter column stands at the junction of Monument Street and Fish Street Hill in the City of London. It was built between … Continue reading

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A Quick Stroll Around Historic Southwark!

There are so many things to see in London that you sometimes miss little gems right under your nose.  So, when last staying at London Bridge Hotel, I thought I might go for a little morning stroll to see what I … Continue reading

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The Shard Pierces the London Skyline with Launch this Week

The wait is nearly over! At 310 metres, the glistening, glass-clad Shard of London will be the tallest building in the European Union when unveiled, later this week. Tickets will be on sale from 9am this Friday 6th July on the … Continue reading

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