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Murals pt. 2

Another set of murals from Brick Lane and it's blocks. In part 3 - Banksy.

LONDON | Murals on the blocks of Brick Lane.
LONDON | Murals on the blocks of Brick Lane.
LONDON | Murals on the blocks of Brick Lane.

Murals pt.1

London's graffiti scene is vast and diversified. With renown people such as Banksy (see his murals on map here) but also other talented street artists - the level of the artwork is often high. Below you can see some of the murals located on or near Brick Lane from my instagram profile. There are numerous graffiti tours in the City for those interested to get to know more. Soon more photos - Banksy included - stay tuned.

London's grafitti, Hackney

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London - in a mix

LONDON | Everest band playing near Camden Town Underground station.
LONDON | Stables Market, Camden - leather manufacturing shop.
LONDON | Stables Market at Camden Town.
LONDON | Kensington Park Road - one of the tenement houses.
LONDON | Somewhere in Camden Town.
LONON | Portobello Market - one of 'All Saints' shops filled with sewing machines.

London - Borough Market pt.2

This is the second and last part of Borough Market series. Fish and cheese stalls as well as some sights from the market itself. Venues architecture makes it a great place to buy all you need for the upcoming weekend and take a rest on the side drinking coffee or ordering a pint in one of the nearby restaurants.

LONDON | Borough Market - one of the colorful fruit stalls.
LONDON | People of Borough Market - one of the fish stall vendors.
LONDON | People of Borough Market - one of the cheese stall vendors.
LONDON | Borough Market - one of the narrow corridors between stalls.
LONDON | Borough Market - Chez Michele florist.
LONDON | People of Borough Market.

London - Borough Market pt.1

Borough Market is one of the London's most renown markets. Central located on the South Bank of the City and selling food from around the world which is as various as the stall owners. Stall owners know their craft and inventory - all selling in their own ways. Some may be found quirky, others noisy but all they have in common is that they're real individuals. Well, most of them. The market itself is dated back to 1276 but is claimed to exist over 200 years earlier. Whatever the truth may be - it can be seen that the art of selling and the craft of trade have deep roots here. Meet the people and sights of Borough Market in two parts. Today visiting fruit, meat and bread stalls.

LONDON | People of Borough Market - one of the stall vendors.
LONDON | People of Borough Market - one of the fruits stall vendors.
LONDON People of Borough Market - one of the meat stall vendors.
LONDON | People of Borough Market - one of the baked goods stall vendors.
LONDON / People of Borough Market - one of the meat stall vendors.

London - Camden Town

LONDON | Camden Town
LONDON | Camden Town
LONDON | Camden Town - the stables.
LONDON | Camden Town - a hand made chocolate shop.
LONDON | Camden Town

NYC and it's people

"Humans of New York" is a Facebook profile of Brandon Stanton who in 2010 decided to move to New York. He had a vision of taking 10 000 photos. Short on cash, he started photographing New Yorkers and placing them on Facebook where images were followed by their stories. Sometimes it was a photo with one sentence and sometimes a whole conversation. First there were few likes every day. Now, at the moment of writing this, it's 2,800,238 likes and 1,339,482 people talking about it. As the city is a vibrant capital of the world - the topic seems to be endless.. And so it continues on daily basis. Facebook has made a video in relation with the social site celebrating it's 10th anniversary and followed Brandon for two days to capture how his stories and photographs are created. 

Budapest

A photograph not published earlier from an autostop trip to Budapest. View on Danube river with freedom statue overlooking the city from the Gallert mountain in the upper right corner of the photo. It was a hot day in the city with temperatures reaching 35 C and not a cloud in the sky could be spotted.

Gdynia

GDYNIA | City waking up in the early morning.

Vituc in Praha

Often, in my thoughts, I travel to Prague (cz. Praha) as the ultimate steppingstone. A place where time passes differently and where people, at first glance not that polite, seem to know how to enjoy life in their own way. Keeping their distance to politics, faith and national pathos. This distance might be seen by some as pure ignorance and, probably, in many situations it would be just that. Apart from the people, there is the city itself with abundance of parks, beauty of tenement houses and secluded cafes, antique shops, pubs. My favorite district so far - Zizkov giving a great view on Prague from Riegrovy sady park and sharing the opportunity to live in a truly Czech part of the city. But getting to the reason for this note.. Vito Labalestra gives you an alternative view to the above with "three days walking at a moderately slow tempo through the beautiful city of Praha with a Go Pro HD and a few Czech koruna in my pocket". Worth watching.