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June 28th, 2008 – by: xxwishnonstarzz
Afterwards we decided to see what all the buzz about Covent Garden was about. Its really just another little shop area, but in the square of the market a lot of people set up little busker type shows and do street performances. We watched a magician who's show was almost exactly like the one David and I saw in Bath. We also saw some living statues that were really cool, and there was a tightrope walker that we just missed! I bought three pashmina scarves for 6pounds; and I've been wanting some to wear with my dresses for a long time so woohoo! :D
Decided on lunch at Pizza Express because its always a winner. :D Split a really yummy chicken and cajun sauce pizza. Then we discovered Covent Garden's BEST bar. 2-4-1 happy hour on just about EVERYTHING (except shooters). And their drink menu was HUGE and delicious (in fact, we helped ouselves to three rounds it was so delicious, lol). Last drink was this Irish Disco somethingorother... anyway, it tasted just like a thin mint cookie! Yummy, yummy!
I got lost on my way home (I promise its not due to the 3 rounds!). I didn't think to look for the bus that leaves near Covent to get home, and instead I took the tube. Then I mistakenly thought that I could get a bus from Kennington to get home, but its really from Oval which is one stop down. Needless to say, I did a bunch of walking and worked that lunch off!
Tomorrow David and I will probably go to the Tower of London. Tonight, however, I'll be home alone because he's got a 12 hour shift. :( Oh well, more money for travel!
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