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1 The Clock Tower, Caledonian Park, Islington
2 Interchange Warehouse, Camden
3 St Mark's Church
4 8 Canada Square
5 Canary Wharf
6 Francis Crick Institute
7 The Gherkin
8 Leadenhall Building (The Cheesegrater)
9 20 Fenchurch Street (The Walkie Talkie)
10 St Paul's Cathedral
11 The Shard
12 Centre Point
13 BT Tower (Post Office Tower)
14 London Eye
15 Snowdon Aviary
16 Houses of Parliament (Palace of Westminster)
17 Crystal Palace Transmitter Tower
18 St George Wharf Tower


Location: Primrose Hill (78 m)      by: Giuseppe Marzulli
Area: United Kingdom      Date: 18 August 2016
A Pre-Brexit ;-) and unpublished pano of London.
12 photos; 110mm; f8; 1/640 sec.; 100 ISO.

London is mainly a flat city. However, in the north of London there are some low hills. One of these is Primrose Hill.
Primrose Hill is a hill of 78 meters located on the northern side of Regent's Park. The hill summit has a clear view of central London. The city center is approximately 5 km away.
Nowadays it is one of the most exclusive and expensive residential areas in London.


A treasure from your attic - thanks for getting this out. Great view on a wonderful, truly global city. Cheers, Martin
2020/02/07 19:45 , Martin Kraus
Thanks Martin for your comment.
Sincerely I was expecting more comments, because the pano is suitable for many observations about London. But probably the problem is that few on this website know London.
2020/02/07 23:45 , Giuseppe Marzulli
Giuseppe, I think the building you marked as St Pancras Station is the Francis Crick Institute, while on the left we can see the northern front of St Pancras.
2020/02/08 23:18 , Arno Bruckardt
You got panos from there and therefore I suppose you're right ;-)
I knew that the area of the station was that and I went to intuition.
Did you know this place?
2020/02/08 23:41 , Giuseppe Marzulli
Which place do you mean - Primrose Hill? I've been there about one month later than you, and I took several series from there, but was not very happy about them. If you mean St Pancras - yes, I know that place, have a look "in the vicinity" ...

Regarding Francis Crick Institute, I didn't know it, but I'm pretty sure now - you can find fotos on google maps.
2020/02/08 23:58 , Arno Bruckardt
I liked much your pano 17360 of St Pancras Railway Station.
Seeing Primrose Hill personally I liked it very much. In panoramic photos it doesn't do too well. But, in my opinion, it's a very beautiful and interesting sight.
This is the kind of landscape that is interesting for those who know the places.
2020/02/09 00:08 , Giuseppe Marzulli
Yes, you're right. And it's a lovely and peaceful place in this exciting city. Same applies to Hampstead Heath, btw.
2020/02/09 00:15 , Arno Bruckardt
If I were younger, I'd like to live in London for some months. London is an incredibly dynamic and interesting city. But, as beauty of the city, frankly, I prefer other European capitals or cities.
2020/02/09 00:27 , Giuseppe Marzulli
:-) Fortunately we must not decide which is the most beautiful place in the world, as this may change as time goes by...
2020/02/09 00:40 , Arno Bruckardt
By the way .... 
... congratulations to number 700 - what a benchmark!!
2020/02/09 10:28 , Christoph Seger
Cranes everywhere. How many are there? Congratulations on the 700th!
2020/02/09 21:57 , Jörg Braukmann
Right Jörg. The thing that surprised me most is the incredible number of cranes. In 2016 London was a booming city in construction and economics.
Will it continue like this after Brexit?
2020/02/09 22:20 , Giuseppe Marzulli
"The man from the mountains" always finds the best possible overview, even in distant countries ;-) ... congrats to No. 700, dear Giuseppe !!!

Cheers, Hans-Jörg
2020/02/15 09:33 , Hans-Jörg Bäuerle
I will reveal a secret to you and I assure you it is true: I love the mountains, but in reality I was born in a city on the sea ;-)
2020/02/15 11:31 , Giuseppe Marzulli

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