A day in London 1/

London has so many things to offer and it can be quite overwhelming to decide how one should spend a day. I do one day trips to London rather often so I decided to write up some options you have when planning a day in the big city. Once upon a time, on a Saturday: Camden Market – Vagina Museum Gays the Word – Independent Bookshop Fleabag’s Guinea Pig Cafe at Waterstones, Piccadilly Circus Grab some lunch from Whole Foods Carnaby Street Christmas Lights Picturehouse Central Cinema – Last christmas Pergola Paddington Covent Garden Christmas Lights For all the pictures … Continue reading A day in London 1/

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

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