I started running several years ago, when I didn’t yet live in London. I was excited to move into the city, but one of my biggest stipulations was that our new home had to be near a park – and I entered up being near (in my opinion) the best one! Victoria Park is five minutes run from our home, […]

Everyone seems to be obsessed with going up The Shard at the moment, for its spectacular views over the city. And although it does boast the highest vantage point over London, there are some other spots in and around the city which, in my opinion, are just as good – if not better! Let’s explore them… The Orbit, Stratford At […]

August is my favourite month of the year, as it means leaving behind the big smoke – alongside most of London comedians and entertainers – and heading up to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival!  The Fringe beats a holiday in the sun for me hands down, for the variety of stuff on offer, the buzzing atmosphere and the open nature and […]

London is a huge city, with an abundance of different areas, attractions and things to discover. If you live on one side of London, you rarely take the hike across town to check out another area and, if you don’t know where you’re going, it can be a little intimidating to plan a trip around a new area – with […]

London is full of grand and beautiful, tucked away theatres, showing both new and legendary productions every night. So why can’t the film watching experience in London be more than your average Odeon too?! Well… it can! I’ve put together a selection of my favourite spots for catching up on the latest box office hit – in style. My first […]

I’d never done Scandinavia before but, of all the countries in Europe, I’ve always thought Scandinavians are most like the British (lovely, friendly, welcoming etc). So, after a bit of research, Sweden was chosen and flights were booked for a long weekend in Stockholm. Planning seemed pretty simple. We booked a flat on Airbnb on one of the little islands, […]

Soho is a constantly busy and buzzing area of Central London. Sitting between Oxford Street and the theatre district around Leicester Square, this area is fantastic for finding a quick eat or a sit-down meal – of any cuisine. But, with so many places to pick from, it’s difficult to know where to start, so here are a few of […]