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  • 15 Must-See Sights in London for First Time Visitors

    I normally don’t do these posts as they seem a little too clickbait-y for me, but I’ve talked to so many people about what they should see on a first-time visit to London that I thought I’d create an actual post online for people I don’t know.…

  • The Poppies of Remembrance

    When I google Veterans Day, the first thing that pops up is a list of websites about Veterans Day deals. When I google Remembrance Day, I get articles about the emotionality of the day; the soldiers’ mental health; and a reflection on the 98 years…

  • A Thank You Letter to London

    As my time in London quickly comes to an end (42 days, but who’s counting?), I’ve started thinking about just how much this city has changed me and just how much it has given me. Today’s blogging prompt is to write a thank you letter.…

  • Macarons and Mews of London

    On Saturday, my friend Siobhan and I decided to spend our Valentine’s Day at a Macaron and Mews tour of London. We met up with Yannick, our tour guide, outside the Lanesborough Hotel at 2. It was Valentine’s Day so we were the only non-couple…

  • Tower of London

    So I’ve been to the Tower of London several times since I’ve been in London, but had never actually gone inside. The closest I got to going inside was when I volunteered at the poppy deinstallation, where I got to go into the moat. Otherwise,…

  • Tate Britain & Battersea Park

    On Saturday, I spent most of the day on my feet walking around and exploring a part of London I had yet to see. As I’m writing this on Monday night, it’s amazing how much more refreshed I feel after a lovely day away from…

  • Camden & Camden Lock Market

    During our street art tour  we got to see a lot of Camden. It’s a really cool area that was completely different from the central London that I’m used to! I could definitely see myself living in an area like that. Plus, after hearing our tour…

  • Street Art in Camden

    On Saturday I headed to Camden to go on a street art in Camden tour with Nelly from The Hidden Streets of London Street Art Tours. I became interested in street art while in Paris, mostly because it was the first time I was confronted by…

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    Borough Market: The Best Food Stalls

    In this post, I’ll review the places in Borough Market I’ve tried, let you know what I think, and tell you if they’re worth the money! When I lived in London, I was lucky enough to live next to one of my favourite places in the…