Germany Memories and History

Germany Memories and History

I’m passionate about London and its history and its architecture, however another country I am passionate about it Germany. Also exceptionally rich in history culture and Berlin is a beautiful representation of this, with equally amazing architecture. This weekend sees the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, I can’t believe its been … Continue reading »

Fireworks in London

Fireworks in London

The history of London Fireworks We’re entering into a season of historic celebration in London, as the temperature drops the autumn colours that appear the parks are as colourful as the November skies ..it’s firework season (and my favourite time of year). We all remember the reason, celebrating King James I’s survival following Guy Fawkes’ … Continue reading »

Beautiful Holland Park

Beautiful Holland Park

London is lucky enough to have a whole array of beautiful parks, Hyde Park, Kensington Gardens, Regents Park. But one beautiful often missed green space is the delightful Holland Park. Nestled to the west of the city, just a short walk from Holland Park station (surprise surprise) this gorgeous walled park has more of a … Continue reading »

London’s lost Pleasure Gardens

London’s lost Pleasure Gardens

London comes alive in the Summer, everywhere you go there is something to do, a festival, a performance, a concert, sport, fireworks. With the creation of the 02 Arena and the London Eye entertainment like this could be considered a modern creation. However, if you visited London 400 years ago you would have seen many … Continue reading »

Beautiful Bloomsbury Gems

Beautiful Bloomsbury Gems

I love Bloomsbury, there is so much to it and here are two little secret Bloomsbury gems. Check out the gorgeous Norfolk Arms, a pub/restaurant with a fantastic atmosphere and menu. Its a great little place for tapassy Sunday roast style quality food. with it’s Victoriania style decor, and its deli items hanging in the window, … Continue reading »