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Sun, Nature & Tranquility at the London Wetland Centre - Little Observationist
It was the hottest day of the year in London and I had the afternoon to myself. What do I do? Spend it wandering around through fields and trails in the blistering heat. It was worth it though. I had taken a look at the handy notes I keep on my phone, the ever-growing list of things I want to do in London, places I want to go for one reason or another, exhibitions, restaurants, etc. One of those things I didn’t mind doing on my own was exploring the London Wetland Centre which is south of the river in Barnes. And so I stopped at Paul for a cup of tea for the tube journey to Hammersmith and 15 minutes later found myself navigating road works and all sorts of madness to reach the Hammersmith Bridge. I could have taken a bus (and I’d probably recommend it), but I thought in such beautiful weather it might be fun to take a stroll along the river, a section I’d never walked before. It’s a pretty bridge to cross on foot, painted green with a pedestrianized walkway along the river. It has a bit of history behind it in that it …