Tag: London

A Mega Mystery Bus Tour

A Mega Mystery Bus Tour

Mega Bus. The coach service that has been there for all of us when ever-increasing train fares were not. From my first ever audition (for Luna Lovegood in Harry Potter at the tender age of 16, fact fans), to endless trips to and from the […]

Winter Walking at Hampstead Heath

Winter Walking at Hampstead Heath

Somewhere between the cheer of Christmas and momentum to make things memorable for New Year’s Eve, we found ourselves wrapped up and wandering amongst the trees and jumper-adorned dogs at Hampstead Heath.

A Branston BBQ

A Branston BBQ

Because nothing says “summer” like bringing out the BBQ…and the Branston.

The Gardening Society at John Lewis

The Gardening Society at John Lewis

For the ultimate rooftop in central London look no further than John Lewis. The store has upped its sky high game for summer 2016 by joining forces with renowned pop up Night Tales and transforming the terrain high above Oxford St into a destination for the […]

A sunset picnic at Greenwich Park

A sunset picnic at Greenwich Park

When you live so close to one of London’s finest parks it’s all to easy to forget to take the time to appreciate it.

The Breakfast Club Hackney Wick

The Breakfast Club Hackney Wick

Upon hearing a new branch of London brunch hot spot The Breakfast Club was opening with a 50% off soft launch this month I was quick to book us a spot. Because obviously the only thing better than brunch is half price brunch.

Afternoon Tea at sketch

Afternoon Tea at sketch

Sometimes you find a part of London that reminds you how glorious it really is. Occasionally there’s an experience you have that’s so delectably English and perfect you remember that despite the downsides (namely the weather and cost of living) Britain is great, actually. Afternoon Tea […]

London Coffee Festival

London Coffee Festival

I’d be lying if I said I was a coffee aficionado. While I’m not going to confuse the word aficionado for a type of coffee (totally plausible) I will say my knowledge is more that of an enthusiastic amateur than expert. However, always one for […]

Hampton Court Palace | Photo Diary

Hampton Court Palace | Photo Diary

Formerly the home of King Henry VIII and now a place for peaceful retreat and picnics, Hampton Court Palace provides the perfect escape from Central London.

An evening in Chinatown

An evening in Chinatown

London’s Chinatown can swiftly evoke images of questionable all you can eat buffets and unidentified meat hanging in windows. The allure of vibrant colours and eclectic crowds certainly mean it’s worth a visit, but avoiding the inevitable tourist traps is more of a refined skill. […]