Georgian London: rapid growth, Industrial Revolution and British expansion

Discover Georgian London where the British city became the capital of a vast empire importing goods from all over the globe from Indian cashmere to China ceramics.  It was a time of rapid growth, the beginnings of the Industrial Revolution and a time of British expansion throughout the world. Continue reading Georgian London: rapid growth, Industrial Revolution and British expansion

Medieval London: the rise of the most important city in Europe

Discover Medieval London when Britain’s capital became the largest, wealthiest and most important cities in Europe despite its fair share of diseases, famine, religious controversy and invaders attacks.  A city belonging to craftsmen and merchants producing and selling remarkable handcrafted objects with engraved designs. Continue reading Medieval London: the rise of the most important city in Europe