London Christmas itinerary London is beautiful at Christmas but there's far more to see than the main lights on Oxford Street. This is my guide to all of London's best Christmas decorations. I've split these Christmas spots into three main areas so you can visit them all as three distinct walks. If you want to … Continue reading London’s Instagrammable Christmas spots
Are London's prettiest restaurants, bars and cafes really worth it? The restaurant scene, especially in cities, has been changing over the last few years. Having good food and service is no longer enough, you’d better look good on the ‘gram too. I was a bit late to this party but have certainly been making up … Continue reading London’s most Instagrammable restaurants – worth it or not?
Where to eat for cheap in London
London is a great place to eat, you can pretty much get anything you want, and it boasts some of the best restaurants in the world, but eating out here regularly, whether you're on holiday or you live here, can get expensive fast.
Here are seven of my favourite cheap eats in London.
Where can I drink my own wine in London? Whether you collect wine or simply don’t want to pay restaurant prices for it, there are plenty of restaurants in London where you can take your own wine for a small charge. Buying wine in restaurants can be a good way of accessing wines you could … Continue reading A shortlist of London restaurants that offer corkage
A weekend of restaurant firsts It had been a while since I’d been out to a restaurant in the ‘out out’ sense, rather than somewhere cheap and local. But a combination of events (most notably my birthday!) conspired to land me with a week packed with restaurant reservations with a number of new places on … Continue reading New London Restaurants tried and tested
See London like a local It’s fairly easy to tell from my posts that I’m a list-making and travel nerd. As much as I would love to take the romantic approach of eschewing plans, schedules and guidebooks, it’s very much not my style and likely never will be. However, one place it’s impossible to keep … Continue reading How to London
If you work in the City and struggle to get away from your desk, why not make a plan to take a proper lunch break a few times a week and get out and about to see some of these places?
If you've got a big appetite and a day to spare, you can do worse than heading to East London to eat your way around Spitalfields and Shoreditch. An area that Londoner's know and love, which is gradually becoming frequented by tourists to London too, it should be a firm fixture on anyone's London travel … Continue reading Spitalfields and Shoreditch foodie walking tour
5 great places to eat in London that you’ve probably never heard of Blink and you’ll miss them- London is full of amazing restaurants and it’s easy if you don’t know the area (and even if you do) to overlook some gems because they don’t look as cool as their neighbours or the hype has … Continue reading London’s most overlooked restaurants