Travel Places: Tower Bridge, coffee at The Watch House and discovering Bermondsey

This past weekend we tried to make the most of the OK weather and wandered across Tower Bridge to Bermondsey. It’s a great area with warehouse conversations (my favourite) and river views. Bliss. Make sure to check out: It was relatively quiet considering that it is so close to a popular tourist attraction which makes […]

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Pic of the week: London City

What: Public bathrooms, London Where: Near Moorgate Station, London City When: 6 August 2017 Why: This might have involved me standing in the middle of the road while giving my husband a slight panic attack, but it was worth it. I just can’t imagine another city that has beautiful public lavatories like these (from the […]

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Travel Places: Visit Blues Kitchen, London

The Blues Kitchen Shoreditch London

It’s been ages since we’ve had a good Friday night out in London. My friend Jana J. suggested Blues Kitchen in Shoreditch, London and I’m pretty sure we could have stayed all night. What’s the deal? Food first Firstly, the food. Hot damn, they know how to serve meat (sorry vegetarian/vegan friends reading this). As […]

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Travel: Pic of the Week

What: The Tulip stairs, the first geometric self-supporting spiral stair in Britain Where: Queen’s House, London When: 1 August 2017 Why: I just loved taking this picture while exploring Greenwich with two friends from South Africa. We didn’t plan on seeing this so it was complete surprise to discover the Tulip Stairs. As I was researching […]

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Travel Places: German Gymnasium Grand Café, London

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Guten Morgen, London!  Describing the German Gymnasium Grand Café in London isn’t easy. It’s grand, cozy and a bit magical.  I didn’t know too much about this spot before my good friend, Jana H, invited me so I was completely blown away by this not-average-at-all Sunday breakfast. Where:  The German Gymnasium […]

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Travel Places: My London Big 5 (No. 5 SA Art / Tate Modern)

My London Big 5 Tate Modern

My London Big 5 (no.5) Cost: £0 Even though I was pretty tired (and in need of a nap after my delicious Nando’s stuffing session) I was pretty sad that my day was coming to an end, but it ended on a high. South Africa has some of the world’s best artists. You’ll see this as […]

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Travel Places: My London Big 5 (No. 4 SA Food / Nando’s)

My London Big 5 Nando's

My London Big 5 (no. 4): South African food / Nando’s Cost: £13.15 Nando’s – a South African brand that has made it really big globally. Few Brits seem to know that Nando’s originated in our beautiful country (Johannesburg 1987 to be exact). Now, I KNOW that strictly speaking its Portuguese cuisine, but to me […]

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