The last time I was in Brighton was quite some time ago (let's say I was still into collecting shells on the beach - how time flies!) so clearly a visit to this trendy, vibrant seaside town was well overdue. An hour away from London on the train, Brighton is a great option for a… Continue reading How to spend a day in Brighton
WALALA X PLAY, an art installation by renowned digital print designer Camille Walala, is a bold and colourful experience, based in NOW Gallery in North Greenwich. A maze with reflective mirrors and abstract, patterned walls and floors, you won't be lacking for an interesting backdrop for a selfie or two! This 3D art installation also… Continue reading Walala x Play and Taiyaki – worth it or not?
Sketch really is THE treat of all treats. The destination of destinations. Housed in an 18th century building in Mayfair, Sketch perfectly combines food with art, my two favourite things! The quirkiness starts literally on entry and you are transported to a whimsical, semi-Alice in wonderland like place which invites you to explore.David Shirley's 'Gallery'… Continue reading Whimsical Sunday Afternoon Tea at Sketch
'Haute couture is like an orchestra whose conductor is Balenciaga.’ Dior Last weekend, I visited the 'Balenciaga - Shaping Fashion' exhibition at the Victoria & Albert Museum. The exhibition looks at the work of the Spanish couturier Cristóbal Balenciaga, focusing on his forward looking designs and his influence on modern fashion. From introducing the baby-doll… Continue reading Fashion inspiration – Balenciaga
Como town is at the base of Lake Como and most likely the place that you will arrive to explore the lake. It is well connected with trains from Milan and is a lot more buzzing than the smaller towns and hamlets along the lake. This is both a positive and negative, depending on what… Continue reading Como to Milan
Happy Friday everyone! Hope you all have a fun weekend planned ahead and maybe a bit of holiday planning? If you're stuck for ideas, you should definitely consider Lake Como! I've already gone on about how much I loved Bellagio but there is so much more to Lake Como. With numerous villages and small hamlets… Continue reading Ferry hopping in Lake Como
There aren't many places like Lake Como. With its epic scenery and panoramic views in all directions, it is an effortlessly romantic travel destination. I loved walking around the small, quaint villages with Bellagio being one of the best - no surprise that it's referred to as the 'pearl' of the lake! How to get there To… Continue reading Bellagio, the pearl of Lake Como