Permanent Tourist

The personal website of Mark Howells-Mead

Posts about underground

  • Being interesting

    Taking good, “nice” photographs of beautiful surroundings is like shooting fish in a barrel when you live somewhere as beautiful as Switzerland. Even going for a lunchtime constitutional with an iPhone in your pocket, you can take a couple of snaps of the magnificent lake view. Share them on social media, where they get lost…

  • Race The Tube

    Race The Tube

    Visitors to London may expect that travelling by Tube is quicker than going on foot. It’s certainly quicker than travelling through London by taxi or by car. But is the train actually quicker than this athlete?

  • One of my pictures in 1993 was of the unique tiling at Chalk Farm on the Northern Line, late one evening.