Cafe Loren is an unassuming, small restaurant based in Camden Market, serving an all-day brunch menu. The restaurant specialises in shakshuka (with fresh homemade bread) which is a traditional Middle-Eastern breakfast/lunch dish with poached eggs, slow roasted tomatoes and a mixture of vegetables and spices. There are 10 different types of shakshuka (menu here) on… Continue reading Shakshuka heaven at Cafe Loren
If, like me, you've had enough of the cold and wet weather and want to fast-forward straight to spring, head over to Elan cafe now! With it's pretty pink interiors and floral walls, this is an instagrammer's heaven. I've now been to both branches (Park Lane and Brompton Road) and both are equally pretty but… Continue reading Flower power at Elan Cafe
Hello everyone, I hope you are all having an excellent start to February 2018 - where does the time go?! Sorry for the really late post - i wrote this weeks ago but only just got around to posting! One of my New Year's resolutions this year has been to go to more exhibitions and… Continue reading Opera: Passion, Power and Politics
The Cinnamon Club is an Indian restaurant with a modern, innovative take on Indian food. Set in the historic Grade II listed former Westminster Library, the restaurant walls are covered with books of all kinds. You can pluck whichever ones you like off the shelves and have a read. It can also be a great… Continue reading Contemporary Indian food at The Cinnamon Club
Audrey Hepburn is one of my favourite actresses not just for the joy that her movies usually bring but also for her style - she was a fashion icon and the epitome of sophisticated elegance. In September, the auction house Christie’s held a sale of Audrey Hepburn's personal belongings. Auctions can be a really great… Continue reading Audrey Hepburn at Christie’s
Afternoon tea at Claridge's is a real treat. Not only is Claridge's a beautiful, sophisticated and luxurious hotel but the service and food is also amazing. The afternoon tea is served in the hotel's Foyer though this isn't right in front of the entrance or anything. It's further back and a lot cosier than a… Continue reading Afternoon tea at Claridge’s
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?