Tag Archives: London

The Original Skull & Crossbones?

There are a number* of popular and academic explanations for the invention of the “Jolly Roger” flag with its skull & crossed bones motif. However this isn’t usually included among them. The 14th century (originally) church of St. Nicholas in the parish of Deptford on the south...

The House Always Wins

Normally I would not be featuring art on Mechtraveller, but this is geeky & cool! I came across it last night in the lobby of the Conrad London St. James hotel. They have a number of artworks. This is one of them. The House Always Wins. Artwork...