III. London Snapshots – Covent Garden, Kings Cross

III. London Snapshots – Covent Garden, Kings Cross

Covent Garden is one of my favourite places to visit in London, so we spent Saturday morning roaming the streets before breakfast. The dreary overcast sky can never take away the vibrant beauty of the place; it actually enhances it.  From the Covent Garden's Apple Market, which offers a unique range of handmade items, to [...]

London Bookshops

London Bookshops

I just got back from a blissful week in London, and I miss this gorgeous city already. While I did visit the city multiple times, this time I wanted to fully indulge my bookish fancies and visit as many bookshops as I could...and buy loads of books in the process! By the end of the [...]

London- Day 4

London- Day 4

Wednesday, March 14th There's nothing better than a morning walk around the park when it's still calm and peaceful in the morning. We planned to have breakfast at Serpentine Bar & Kitchen, a gorgeous place on the eastern edge of the Serpentine in Hyde Park, so we decided to walk all the way from our hotel. [...]

London- Day 3

London- Day 3

Tuesday, March 13th Our third day in London commenced with a delicious breakfast at Byward Kitchen & Bar, a gorgeous restaurant just a stone's throw away from Tower of London and the London Bridge.  It serves the best traditional British food in a relaxing setting, with modern decor on the inside and a peaceful garden [...]

London – Day 1

London – Day 1

"London opens to you like a novel itself.... It is divided into chapters, the chapters into scenes, the scenes into sentences; it opens to you like a series of rooms, door, passsage, door. Mayfair to Piccadilly to Soho to the Strand." - Anna Quindlen  I visited London for the first time 5 years ago, and [...]