EYE SEE YOU LONDON

Back in London for a weekend and sick as a dog. I have been congested, feeling miserable and therefore hidden in my room since Thursday evening. But I cannot let a weekend in London slip away so easily, seeing as I only have a few of them left. So yesterday I slapped some make up on and decided to terrify myself on the London Eye. Way to go Rachel.

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Anyone who knows me, knows I get anxiety over basically everything. I plan on dedicating an entire blog post to my fear of flying. Heights are no exception. Neither is placing myself in a moving glass capsule over the entirety of London.

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But with views like this, how could I resist?

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For anyone who doesn’t know, the London Eye is the worlds second largest observation wheel in the world. Vegas outdid the London Eye when they created the High Roller, which I have also experienced. When comparing the two, the London Eye takes the cake.

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The moment this picture was being taken, the whole capsule began to wobble and shake. Panic arose so me gripping the railing was no coincidence or engineered placement for a photo. My smile turned to a grimace and this was the best I could do to keep it together. Do it for the gram. Or blog in this case.

Of course we were fine and the movement was totally normal… but I might have sat down for a quick minute or two afterwards.

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Unfortunately, the only thing I would change about this view is the color of the Thames…

It is just difficult to capture the beauty of city when the waters surrounding it are brown.

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This was also my second time on the Eye. The first being ten years ago. I still remember the same panic and fear of heights that I underwent this time around, back then. To complete an entire round takes nearly 45 minutes. So you get your money’s worth! A recommendation for all visitors of London in my opinion.

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Still loving this spectacular city just as much as I did when I first arrived, if not more. It just keeps getting better and better.

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^  happier with my feet securely on the ground!

Just ordered my outfit for the Ascot Races! I am getting so excited for it. I have decided to go with all white. Classy and chic. A stunning white dress with a white fascinator to match. Will be many a photograph to go along with that event. And many glasses of champagne!

Taking some cold medicine and calling it a night. Goodnight London.

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