IV. London Snapshots -Parks and museums

The last few days in London were spent in the company of trees, squirrels, deer and the beauty of nature and art. On Sunday we visited Richmond Park, an enormous green space that is perfect for long walks, horse riding, bird watching or simply lazing around and enjoying the vibrant colours of nature. It was […]

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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 […]

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II. London Snapshots – Hyde Park

The second day of our trip in London involved a lovely walk in Hyde Park from Marble Arch, surrounded by a beautiful riot of autumnal colours. The air was crisp and invigorating, and the sound of leaves crunching beneath our feet was absolutely exquisite. We met with loads of squirrels along the way, some shy, […]

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I. London Snapshots

Oct 31st- Nov 5th There’s just something about London that makes you want to visit it again and again.  This was my third trip but surely not the last, because no matter how many times you visit, there is always something new to discover. It is a city full of quirks, colours, history,  and life, […]

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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 […]

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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. […]

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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 […]

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Warner Bros. Harry Potter Studio Tour

Visiting the Warner Bros. Harry Potter studios has been one of the best experiences of my life. I got to see and experience the magic behind the Harry Potter movies and witness first hand all the work and effort that it involved. It was honestly worth every penny and I would visit it again if […]

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London – Day 2

Monday, March 12th Mondays are notoriously awful but this one was definitely an exception! I woke up early after only 4 hours of sleep and this could only be blamed on my uncontrolled excitement for the upcoming day! I am definitely not a morning person, but when I’m on holiday I always try to wake […]

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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 […]

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