Dear London, Will you be my Valentine? ♥

Tuesday 14 February 2012
zoocha-admin

14 photos of iconic “Red London” If London were a colour, it would only ever be red. The city’s passionate love for crimson hues and scarlet shades is unmistakable. It’s everywhere; in the phone boxes, the buses, letterboxes, beefeaters, it's even the sun as it sets over the city's skyline. This Valentine’s Day, I just like to say, “London, I love you”. The iconic Routemaster bus (on its way down Baker Street!) Red London bus (photo: Tim Walker) The London Eye illuminated in red just for Valentine's Day London Eye red (photo: Phillie Casablanca) Took the words right out of my mouth... i love london t-shirt (photo: Japan Black) London's iconic red telephone boxes
Phone boxes (photo by Roberto Cacho) The Queen's famous Horse Guards heading down The Mall from Buckingham Palace
horse guards (Photo: Vicky Hugheston) Chinese New Year celebrations in London's famous Chinatown
Chinese new year (photo: Paolo Camera) Sculptures and paintings by Yayoi Kusama at the Hayward Gallery in London
Red and white polka dot sculptures and paintings by Yayoi Kusama at the Hayward Gallery in London (photo: Victoria Peckham) The Queen's Guard's getting some marching practice in queen's guards (photo: Theodore Scott) London's iconic red sign for the tube (oh, and that's Big Ben in the back ground!)
tube sign and big ben (photo: The Frank Fox) The famous fountains at Trafalgar Square illuminated red for Valentine's Day
Trafalgar square fountains (photo: Duncan~) Close up of one of London's famous red letterboxes
Post box (photo: Monica Arellano-Ongpin) Dale Chihuly sculpture in a Victorian glasshouse at Kew Gardens
Kew Gardens (photo: Moria) The River Thames illuminated red with St Paul's Cathedral in the background
Thames bridge and st paul's (photo: nsgbrown) ...and finally...a stunning red sunset over the city skyline...awwww..... ♥
sunset over london (photo: gary70) This post was created with love by Pleasance Coddington for Cheap flights to London. Follow Pleasance on Twitter: @iPleasance  

Latest Blogs

How to do a royal family Christmas

Read more
The Royal Family at Sandringham
How to do a royal family Christmas

British hotel butler services you never knew existed

Read more
British hotel butler services you never knew existed

Places to experience a real British Christmas

Read more
Places to experience a real British Christmas

5 eco-friendly hotels in Britain that won’t break the bank (or the planet)

Read more
5 eco-friendly hotels in Britain that won’t break the bank (or the planet)

When Staying in Britain, Think Outside the Box

Read more
When Staying in Britain, Think Outside the Box