A taste of Italy in Elephant and Castle

Amongst the bustle of London Bridge and the cultural hub of South Bank, you will find Elephant and Castle. Simply known as “Elephant” to the locals, it hangs in the shadows of its modern day neighbours with its post-war jumble of tower blocks and gloomy pedestrian subways. Despite its shabby appearance, Elephant and Castle is…

My Top Five Cocktail Bars with a View

Whenever I’m travelling, one of the first things I do is look up the local cocktail bars. Not just any though, the criteria is relatively strict. They MUST have a view – I’m famous for it! There’s nothing better than finding a table on the balcony, ordering yourself an Aperol Spritz and admiring the views…

Taste of London

Whether you’re a budding foodie, a cocktail enthusiast or gastronome extraordinaire, Taste of London is the perfect festival to add to your summer calendar. Rolling through the gates of Regent’s Park every year, the four-day festival is a paradise full of tasty food bites and refreshing tipples put on for you by some of London’s…

A Floral Safari in Chelsea

Going on safari in South Africa has been one of my favourite experiences in life so I was delighted to see that it was the theme of this year’s Chelsea in Bloom to coincide with the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2017. Grab a map and a pair of bins at the makeshift Safari Lodge in Sloane Square and take…