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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…

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…

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…

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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…

Remember, Remember…

The Fifth of November, aka Bonfire Night, aka the time Guy Fawkes almost blew up Parliament in 1605 is a big deal in London. Seriously. There are dozens of bonfire parties and fireworks shows around London commemorating this terrorist…

Jack the Ripper Tour

On Thursday evening, some friends in my dorm and I decided to go on a Jack the Ripper tour of London. Because we are General Course (study abroad) students, the tour was discounted and included dinner and a drink…

Natural History Museum, Hyde Park, and Harrods

So now that I’ve [finally] started classes and lectures (I’ll post about them later), I finally have a weekly schedule. If you know me, you know that I hate not knowing where I need to be or what I…