Regent Street: Day vs Night

// December 11th, 2008 // Photos

Some photos that I took during my travels to Central London today.

As a side, if someone had mugged me on my way home (yes, I have strange thoughts like that) they would have done very well. In my coat pockets I had the following:

  • two mobile phones
  • an iPod Touch
  • £250 in cash
  • a Canon digicam, that cost around £150 at the time of purchase

I was also carrying a laptop bag containing the MacBook that set me back £900 earlier this year, and my purse – but that only contained £15.

Anyway… Alhamdulillah, I was not mugged, and I am now in the relative safety of my own living room. Still, I can't help wondering how silly I was for carrying all that stuff around. It couldn't really be helped though…

Regent Street (towards Piccadilly Circus)


Outside The Apple Store


Xmas Lights


12 Responses to “Regent Street: Day vs Night”

  1. Jihan says:

    As salamu alykum.

    Masha’Allah. I always wanted a Macbook (aluminum) a bit too pricey for me. You should be careful because anything could happen. Money doesn’t just fall out our butts lol :P

  2. Mezba says:

    Why were there big giant nets?

    PS. I think Apple is way over rated! :-P

  3. Organica says:

    Okay.

    You need officially send me more of these London pictures. You know how much I am dying to visit.

    I am glad you had fun, babe. A well-deserved day for my favorite nerd (or is it Geek?)

  4. misspecs says:

    Wow, you are such a gadget girl, aren’t you?

    Ah heck, who am I kidding. :)

  5. eshev says:

    Love the pics… and I love Mac’s too ~ right now I am typing away on my little MacBook. May Allah always keep you safe insha’Allah, no many how many or how few electronics you are packing ;)

  6. eshev says:

    ^ no matter how many or how few ~ (sorry, typo!)

  7. mcpagal says:

    Awesome pics! They’d only be more impressive if you’d got the exact same people to pose outside :P

  8. iMuslim says:

    Jihan: wa’alaykum salam wa rahmatullah. Nice expression! I’m not sure who would accept money that had originated from such a place…

    Mezba: Big giant nets are for catching falling coins, with which to buy Apple goodies. Or they could just be Christmas lights… P.S., {releases the blog hounds for your blasphemy}

    Organica: Nerd, geek… it’s all good.

    missspecs: no-one!

    eshev: Ameen! Wa iyyakum.

    mcpagal: I know! How cool would that be? I’ll have to hire some models next time.

  9. biscuitinabasket says:

    Hey salaams!

    No matter when you look at certain areas of London – they just look DAMN beautiful!

    The night time Apple store pic is very very nice!

    wasalama!

  10. Redwan Ahmed says:

    ma’shallah, a great article

  11. AnonyMouse says:

    You’re so going to be my tour guide if/ when I come visit the UK :D

  12. Nur says:

    Makes me think of Harry Potter… heh, my bad!
    Thanks for the lovely pics.

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