Pergola Paddington

For evening drinks, I chose the newly opened Pergola at Paddington. I read some good reviews and the pictures on Google looked quite promising but unfortunately it was disappointing. The place looks rather posh and cute on the pictures but it is actually quite a simple setup with not much of a fuzz around the drinks or the service. The complementary drink was one of the worst things I’ve ever tasted and the rest of our order was okay but definitely expensive. The food court is all right, but small portions and – just like with the drinks – higher … Continue reading Pergola Paddington

Little Women

“Women have minds and they have souls just as well as just hearts, and they’ve got ambition and they’ve got talent as well as just beauty, and I am so so sick of people saying that – that love is just all a woman is fit for. I’m so sick of it. But I’m so lonely.” Saoirse Ronan as Jo March, Little Women (2019) dir. Greta Gerwig Little Women is a novel by American author Louisa May Alcott and it’s set in the years after the Civil War. The cast includes Emma Watson, Florence Pugh, Saoirse Ronan, Eliza Scanlen, Laura … Continue reading Little Women

Covent Garden – Christmas Lights

Covent Garden is a district in London, full of restaurants, fashion stores, bars a Market and London’s Transport Museum. During Christmas Time the Piazza is covered with 115,000 lights sparkling across the market and its adjoining streets, and London’s biggest handpicked tree with its 30,000 festive lights. It’s also the filming location of Emma Thompson’s new Christmas movie, Last Christmas featuring Emilia Clarke. Continue reading Covent Garden – Christmas Lights

Carnaby Street – Christmas Lights

In collaboration with ocean conservation charity Project ZERO, this year’s light installation is like no other. The iconic Carnaby Street arch is adorned with the powerful message, One Ocean One Planet and the streets are lit up with theatrical underwater scenes and sea creatures. (x) Sustainability is at the heart of the light installation, with every element using recycled, repurposed or reusable materials including water-based, eco-friendly, vegan paint. Following Christmas, the installation will be donated to Project Zero to be re-used.  Carnaby is home of more than 100 shops, and 50 independent restaurants and bars. The area is hidden between Picadilly Circus – … Continue reading Carnaby Street – Christmas Lights

The world’s first Vagina Museum opened in London

On Saturday, 16 November 2019 the world’s first Museum dedicated to vaginas, vulvas and the gynaecological anatomy, opened in Camden Market, London. Muff Busters: Vagina Myths and How To Fight Them is the first exhibition and it runs from 16 Nov 2019 — 28 Feb 2020. (Free admission) There is also different events running each week, go and check out on the Museum’s page for more information. The mission of the museum is to: Spread knowledge and raise awareness of the gynaecological anatomy and health Give confidence to people to talk about issues surrounding the gynaecological anatomy Erase the stigma … Continue reading The world’s first Vagina Museum opened in London