I solemnly swear that I am up to no good! Visiting the Making of Harry Potter


“Of course it’s happening inside your head, Harry, but why on Earth should that mean it is not real?”
― J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

I appreciate that not everyone is a fan of Harry Potter, but whatever your opinion on the matter, the fact is that this is a story that captured the imagination of millions. If that is not inspiring enough on its own, consider the sheer scale of the film production, and the creative endeavour of a whole village of artists who brought this thrilling tale to life. And you can go behind the scenes and find out how the magic happened by visiting Warner Bros. Studio without even having to travel too far from central London! Want to come along?

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Out and about, London



We are now officially in August and in between travels, I’ve been eating and drinking my way around London for the past couple of months. I wanted to share my pick of the bars and restaurants, so that you can use this last summer month to try out a new place, or refresh your experiences from an old favourite.

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Twenty Seventeen, Greenwich Mean Time

One foot in the Eastern, one foot in the Western hemisphere

Hello and welcome to the first post of 2017! Hope the new year has treated you well so far.

I was very excited about this new beginning, so I decided to start the year off with a day out in London. A few of my resolutions this year included staying active, traveling more and learning new things, and I managed to squeeze all of those into that first day, so I will go ahead and declare it a successful start!

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Surrendering to decadence at Bob Bob Ricard, London

Press for champagne Bob Bob Ricard

Sometimes when you really want to go to a certain place, you seem to keep hearing about it from everyone, and seeing reminders of it everywhere. In the end, when you finally get a chance to pay it a visit after continuously obsessing over it, it usually fails to meet your high expectations. This is the exact opposite of what happened when I finally went to Bob Bob Ricard. Hope you enjoy my detailed review, and stick around until the end for an extra decadent sweet treat! Continue reading

London Fashion Weekend is here!


Yesterday was the official opening of London Fashion Weekend, the next best thing to the real deal, even if you’re not a sartorial maven. If you, like me, are a fashion enthusiast, or simply find a beautifully crafted garment pleasing to the eye, but for some reason your invitation to the biggest event on the fashion calendar got lost in the mail, you can still prowl to the Saatchi Gallery in your most glamorous outfit and join in the fun.

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