REVIEW: Dirty Bones, Kingly Court, Soho

It was a dark and somewhat chilly Autumnal evening when my nose led Rich and I to Dirty Bones. It was all by complete accident but what an extremely happy accident it turned out to be! I didn’t end up taking any photos as I was off blogger duty for the evening but it was too yummy not to come here to write about… so I’ve lifted the images throughout this blog post from Dirty Bones’ Facebook page so thatRead more

12 Reasons To Eat And Drink Your Way Around Hackney Wick

East London isn’t exactly a secret with how much its areas are becoming vibrant “must visit” places. Hackney Wick has all the makings of Shoreditch and Dalston in terms of how quickly its blossomed into a hub where people want to hang out, but has managed to remove the part where you’re left feeling like an utter dickhead for not being cool enough to hang out there from its makings. So for that reason and the fact that I feltRead more

My Very Hungry Guide To Kings Cross

Growing up in Barnet always found my usual jaunts to be the likes of Camden, Leicester Square, Covent Garden etc. Kings Cross was always just a tube station that I’d see on the map, and never held any reason for me to go and spend any real time there. Fast forward to the last couple of years, and its actually become a real regular for me. Living in Welwyn Garden City, meeting up with my friends is usually here asRead more

Chai Thali: A Taste Of Indian Street Food

DID you know that there are more Indian restaurants in London than there is in Mumbai?! So it comes as no surprise that finding your favourite Indian restaurant in London can feel like an absolute chore. Yes, Brick Lane is supposed to be the place to go, and don’t get me wrong, I’ve never had a bad experience in Brick Lane but nothing has ever stuck out to me as the absolute best Indian I’ve ever had either. So whenRead more

Literally Just 40 Things I Really Miss About Rome

1. Seafood pasta 2. Gelato 3. Circolo Degli Artisti (a club) 4. The cobbled streets 5. The colosseum 6. The over enthusiastic hand gestures 7. The long meal times 8. Italians 9. The roman forum 10. Bookshop bars along the river 11. The pizza 12. The magic 13. Hanging out and having drinks in a Piazza late into the evening 14. The language 15. The Trevi Fountain 16. Regularly walking past the Angels and Demons building 17. Being so closeRead more

Feeling GINvincible At The UK’s Travelling Gin Festival

I love gin, gin loves me, We’re just one big family. With a bit of tonic here and a splash of elderflower there, You should go to this gin fair! Established in 2013, the Gin Festival that can be found travelling all over the UK was started by a Husband and Wife duo (Jym and Marie Harris) who just really, really, really liked gin. They liked gin so bloody much that they were sick of the struggle that came withRead more

5 Reasons Why Staycationing Will Help You Fall Back In Love With Your City

Having lived on London’s doorstep for the majority of my life, I become very disgruntled with it from time to time. It’s like an irritating lover that you can’t end things with because you’ve been together since you were teenagers and you don’t quite know how to be your own person without them. And real talk, I can’t be the only one that get’s like that about the places closest to them, right? So every now and then I have toRead more

How To Spend A Week In Rome

Rome is the City of echoes, the City of illusions, and the City of yearning…   Rome is one of the most glorious places I’ve ever visited, and I’m lucky enough to have lived there for 6 months, so it seemed like the perfect place to go with my best friend just before she moves away to Vietnam. Going back to Rome felt like going home and I had the most magical week. Here is a list of things toRead more

You Can Take The Girl Out Of Spain But You Can’t Take Spain Out Of The Girl!

Today has been one of those massively reflective kinda days. You know the type of days that people only really have in music videos? Where they stare out of a rainy window whilst they drink something alcoholic, smoke a fag and think about their ex.  I’ve been having the same kind of day in my head. Minus the beautiful dramaticness of it all though, as I’ve been at work all day so wouldn’t really be able to get away with it;Read more