Travel has been on my mind A LOT recently.  I think the bad summer weather and remembering my return from a 5 month trip 5 years ago has done it.  Day dreaming of sunny shores is just so irresistible right now!  But one thing that all these dreamy thoughts has made me realise that I’ve been incredibly lucky in my life to have experienced these moments which led me to live in London where I can go exploring every…

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This Saturday I found myself aimlessly wandering the wet streets of London, my afternoon at the Photographer’s Gallery had been cancelled due exhibition change overs, and I just thought “All I need is coffee, a comfy seat and an hour of dryness”.  Tapped & Packed popped into mind as I randomly recalled it was near Oxford Street so I was onto Google Maps and hot footing it down there. I was so happy to take a seat and enjoy this……

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It feels like you have to make the most of the days when sunny London makes an appearance, and certainly cling on to the thought that summer may still show itself again.  These days are definitely the best for exploring London and I can’t tell you enough how much of the city you’ll see when you take to it on foot, sometimes it’ll even show you something that will catch you by surprise!   It was only last week that we had a…

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Maltby Street Market seems to be an up and coming place for foodies who can’t quite bare the crowds of its big brother Borough Market.  I first spotted it in the London Style Guide and then it snuck into last week’s edition of Stylist.  I’d been looking forward to this weekend for a while as the first of many completely free of plans, perfect for just rolling out of bed and exploring the city with…

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There are A LOT of London guide books out there but most of them cater for tourists, so my city finds are often from recommendations of friends and well-travelled Londoners on Twitter.  Then I spotted the London Style Guide over on Liberty London Girl , as a blogger who has proven her style status and seems to keep talented journalists amongst her friends I had a hunch it could be pretty interesting and I was over on Amazon…

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