brick lane

Coffee and food

My first London flat white

In 2008 I was a wide eyed university student living overseas for the first time. While my time at Kingston University was full of travel, nights out in dodgy clubs and meeting amazing friends, one thing it was not full of was good coffee. Five years ago I was horrified at the state of coffee in […]

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Street art and galleries in London

The most honest car park sign in London

I have been meaning to show you this one for a while. Just off Brick Lane there is a row of car parks all with rather honest images on them. Love!

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Street art and galleries in London

The remnants of the war on Brick Lane

You can walk by something a hundred times and never see all there is to see. Case in point is the courtyard behind the Old Truman Brewery (just off Brick Lane). I was walking through and saw some odd shadows – I looked up and saw the remnants of the Giant War.

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Things to do in London

I think you need a Brick Lane Sunday

The sun has finally returned to London. Weak and cold it may be, but it is the perfect excuse to rediscover Brick Lane. There are three main reasons to go to Brick Lane on a Sunday: 1} You are hungry 2} You are hungover 3} You are in need of a London indie culture slap […]

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