Visits the U.K.
by Elaine Yao Khan
"I Hear of Sherlock Everywhere"
|I didn't bring umbrella.|
My hat helped me
but I was wet.
|Baker Street is a very busy street.|
The tour guide told us that it was the same
noisy street at Sherlock Holmes' time
because of the cobblestone roads
and the wooden wheeled carts.
|Baker Street Station|
Baker Street Station--tube in London:
Many small silhouettes form a big one
|The Mews is like the real|
Sherlock Holmes style house.
|There are several spots to be considered|
as Sherlock Holmes' living spaces.
This is one of them.
|Sherlock Holmes Hotel|
is also considered as a possible 221B.
The arch door is just the Victorian style.
|It's an expensive hotel |
and there is decoration
of Victorian style in the rooms.
another possible Sherlock Holmes
original living spot
|Sherlock's Bar & Grill|
|Sherlock Holmes pub and restaurant|
|The restaurant's menu|
|I ordered "Shepherd's pie." It was OK.|
The waitress was not very friendly
and the restaurant was not very busy
on that Saturday lunchtime.
|A caricature of Sherlock Holmes|
|Jeremy Brett and Edward Hardwicke|
as Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson
|Some of the collection in this restaurant|
used to belong to the Conan Doyle family.
|I tried twice to take Holmes' picture,|
but "he" wouldn't let me have a clear one
with the light.
The biggest fictional statue in the U.K.
|This is the outside of |
Sherlock Holmes Museum.
The Victorian police guard the door.
|The Beatles store just next to the|
|This is our tour guide.|