"What are the Proms?" I hear you ask! Well, the BBC Proms is a concert series which runs for 8 weeks every summer in London's famous Albert Hall. There are different performances on every single day from solo performances like Yo Yo Ma playing Bach's Six Cello Suites (which I saw in 2015) to full … Continue reading How To Enjoy Classical Music In London On The Cheap – BBC PROMS!
I crave a bit of nature and outdoorsy-ness on a regular basis and that can be quite difficult to find when you live in the capital. If you are just passing through London you may only discover Hyde Park or Regents Park where London Zoo is! Don't get me started on zoos though... I'll never … Continue reading Rambling Around – Parks, Forests and Hills in and around London
People from all around the world visit London in their thousands every year. And why not? We are the country of Shakespeare, Churchill, the Beatles, Sean Connery, Harry Potter. David Beckham's right foot. David Beckham's left foot, come to that. - wait, did I just accidentally quote Love Actually??? Woops! On a serious note though, … Continue reading How To Be A Tourist In London Without Annoying All The Londoners
One of the cheapest (could be free) and nicest things to do on a weekend in London is to visit one of its many markets. Whether you're a local looking for some decent sausages, a bunch of flowers and a new spot to meet friends or a tourist looking to see what London is really … Continue reading A Guide to East London Markets
Since it was World Book Day it struck me as a perfect opportunity to tell you about the time I visited Harry Potter World! The one in London that is... If you're from across the pond you might want to check out 9 ¾ Things To Do in Harry Potter World Orlando. Anyone who knows me … Continue reading You’re a Wizard, Harry
Whether winter or summer, spending time in central London will drive you a bit mad eventually with all the hustle and bustle. Luckily London has many green spaces and city parks to give you a breather. A walk around Victoria Park and a bit of brunch can blow all the cobwebs away! This park, which … Continue reading Victoria Park – the Jewel of London’s East End