Getting weird in Gatlinburg

Getting weird in Gatlinburg

Long time, no blog. Okay, well, a week. That’s kinda a long time for me. It’s cool, this is a lengthy one.  I’ve actually spent the past week recovering from my work trip to the USA, on a Deep South… View Post

Monkey Business: 25Hours Hotel, Berlin

Monkey Business: 25Hours Hotel, Berlin

Looking for somewhere to stay in Berlin that’s a bit quirkier than your standard hotel? On my recent visit, I spent a night in 25hours Bikini Berlin; a stylish, comfortable resting place with a seriously hip vibe. And monkeys… I’d… View Post

London On Screen: Five Films

London On Screen: Five Films

Lately, I’ve been really getting back into watching films on a regular basis. And a lot of the time, it’s on an actual TV, which is something pretty unusual for me. I’ve always tended to watch things on my laptop… View Post

Tube Tales: All The Good Things

Tube Tales: All The Good Things

Living in the north east ends of London’s Zone 3 and working quite a way south of the river means I definitely rack up the tube hours on my daily commute. Weirdly though, I actually quite enjoy it. After five… View Post

A Spa Day at Champneys Henlow

A Spa Day at Champneys Henlow

I really, really suck at relaxing. ‘Shutting off’ and ‘chilling out’ are phrases that rarely pop into my vocabulary. There’s always something to be done, and I sometimes hate myself a little for my insistent urges to be productive. To DO… View Post

Brunch at San Marino, Leytonstone

Brunch at San Marino, Leytonstone

You know you get that feeling when you realise you haven’t done something in ages and immediately NEED TO DO IT RIGHT NOW? Uhuh. Me too. That thing, this month, has been BRUNCH. I know. Take away my Instagram, etc… View Post

El Bandito Pop-Up Mexican Bar

El Bandito Pop-Up Mexican Bar

The infamous party centre of Shoreditch definitely has its fair share of bars. But they’re usually teeming with people, annoyingly noisy and just a bit TOO MUCH – so I tend to prefer the places that are a little more… View Post

Berlin: A Two Day Itinerary

Berlin: A Two Day Itinerary

kay. So. Berlin, basically, is awesome. It’s a place I’ve always wanted to visit, but never got around to – in fact, the long weekend I spent in both Hamburg and Berlin was the first time I’d ever been to… View Post