Useful Travel Facilities at London Airports

Britain’s capital is a thriving metropolis home to over 20 million people. With almost the same amount of tourists visiting the capital in 2016, it’s no wonder that London boasts 5 major airports. Although Heathrow and Gatwick are by far the largest of these, Stansted, City and Luton are by no means small and cater … Read more

London: My City, My Stranger

After moving to London two months ago, I realised I knew very little about the city. Beyond having a basic idea of how to get around, knowing what some of the major monuments are and the addresses of a few good restaurants, my knowledge was shamefully limited. I had no real idea of its architecture, history or what London has to offer its residents.

Visit Harrods Food Hall in London

Harrods Food Hall in London is gourmet heaven. “Oh, I just love the color!” The super chic petite Asian lady, her feet barely reaching the rungs of her stool, unceremoniously grabbed my hand to take a closer look at my signature black nail polish. A conversation about cosmetics and fashion ensued, until my neighbor to … Read more

Recipe Mushy Peas & Pleasantries (Food From Around The World: Britain)

The Sunday roast revisited Let’s face it – British food has had a pretty bad reputation. Universally known for bland and sometimes boring dishes, the Brits have certainly come a long way, or perhaps the world has finally caught up to them. London and more importantly, Britain is now known to foodies throughout the world … Read more

Chillin’ Out in London’s Ice Bar

Mar. 28, 2013, Editor’s note: London’s Ice Bar is no longer the Absolut Ice Bar, but the experience described below is the same! You can learn more about it here. If your travels take you to London during the blistering heat of summer, cool off at one of the city’s trendiest and iciest venues. With … Read more