British Colonial India back in the days of the Raj there was no air conditioning so the heat was intense. Therefore veranda's and paddle fans, shutters all were a must have. High ceilings and airy rooms were the most comfortable. Photo: robbiewalden.com
This is New Row, an enchanted place off St Martin’s Lane in London. You can get to New Row via King Street from the Covent Garden piazza, after crossing Garrick. New Row ends at St Martin’s as you see here; and the architecture of the old theaters in this area is fantastically fabulous.