In the newspaper I read about a big event in Oxford Street on the Tuesday: The Christmas lighting should be switched on by some singers - me as an "older person" I have no idea who these celebrities were, but the people waiting in front of the Selfridges department store were quite exited about them.
In the end I didn't stay until the lights were really switched on because it took too long for my liking. So you will have to wait for a later post to see the lights in Oxford Street. But I have at least some impressions of pre-Christmas London.
|Rudy - promoting the ice rink near Liverpool Street|
GUESS WHAT THESE STRANGE THINGS ARE!When walking down Oxford Street I found really funny shop window decorations in one of the big department stores. You have to look twice to see what the are made of:
If you think about all devices you would use in your household - you are on the right way.
|Near Bond Street Tube Station|
|Regent Street seen from Oxford Circus|
For all "gastronomically interested" people among you, the last picture is from my dinner in the host family: