Emirates Cable Car: how many Londoners actually use it? (podcast)

Up in the sky - riding the Emirates Air Line (photo by Transporting London team)
Up in the sky – riding the Emirates Air Line (photo by Transporting London team)

Have you ever wondered who rides the fancy cable car that rides above the O2 between the two not-so-busy London stations? We asked an TFL cable car employee about it. Continue reading

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London Tube Trivia: Did you know?

For a new-ish Londoner like me, travelling in the old City has its ups and downs. While the red bus is Iconic, it is the underground system that is the beating heart of London.

The London Tube system has been around for a hundred and fifty years. Don’t we all hear the trains creaking on sharp turns? Haven’t we all lamented over the catacomb-like tunnels?

Here’s a few things I found interesting: Continue reading