London – Toast Rack, Wandsworth

Toast Rack is one of my favourite breakfast place in London, it is an artisan bakery, coffee shop and café right next to Wandsworth Common.  It is slightly off the main strip of coffee shops and retailers, which makes it an even better find. They sell naturally leavened sourdough and speciality breads that are baked on site, which you also …

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London -Queen of Hoxton Rooftop (Skye Halla)

Over the weekend I headed over to Shoreditch, where we visited the great Queen of Hoxton pop up rooftop bar, Skye Halla. The Queen of Hoxton is part of the Mothership Group which owns a collection of great bars located in and around Shoreditch, they have also recently opened doors in 2015 in the seaside city of Brighton with …

London – Battersea Firework Night

"Remember Remember the 5th of November!" Bonfire Night is a very English tradition, which is also known as Fireworks' Night or Guy Fawkes Night. It dates back to the Gunpowder Plot of 1605, when Catholic conspirator Guy Fawkes tried to blow up the Houses of Parliament and King James I. Ever since that night, people go out on …

London Day Out – Broadway Market

Broadway Market is one of London's best and kind of 'secret' markets, which is nestled into the lovely East London. Of course, there are plenty of hidden markets in and around London, nonetheless, markets such as Borough, Spitalfields and even Brixton markets are now full of tourists and actually not really that enjoyable, unless you like …

Drink Review – Cinnamora (The new healthy Cinnamon drink)

I have recently come across this new drink called Cinnamora. And as you might guess from the name it is a cinnamon flavoured soft drink. I read a small amount of information before drinking the drink.... as I am not the biggest cinnamon fan, but through the research and finding the interesting facts about the …

London – Here East, The Breakfast Club, Hackney Wick

The Breakfast Club/ Hackney Wick Weekends are all about brunch and having lazy mornings.  After spending 9 months travelling down the East Coast of Australia, there are ample day time, brunch, coffee shops and restaurants that serve delicious fresh/organic cups of coffee and all-day breakfast offerings.  However, returning to London it is a lot harder …

London – Mercato Metropolitano (Elephant & Castle)

So I headed over to Elephant & Castle, London, last week to visit the ultra cool Mercato Metropolitano. It is a pop up Italian market, which combines great food, wine and entertainment (cinema and boxing) all in one space. Really cool "hidden" place in London to take your friends or a date, for something a …