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My London Bucket List

Before we move away, I wanted to establish some things that I definitely wanted to do with our remaining time. Warning: a lot of this list is food related. Obviously, there’s food up North, but I can’t help trying…

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And We’re Moving To…

I know I posted about us leaving London and hinted vaguely at the fact that we were moving North. But North of London leaves a wide swath of country. We’ve made an offer on a place (to rent, not to…

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A Staycation at citizenM Shoreditch

Our lives have been a bit mad lately (the stress of of finding somewhere to live mostly), so when citizenM got in touch to offer me a staycation in one of their London branches, I leapt at the opportunity.…

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England || Hever Castle

On Bank Holiday Monday, Sam and I ventured out to Hever Castle for a day of exploring and castle gazing. It just so happened that it was the big summer jousting tournament, by pure coincidence. Hever Castle is a…

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Why We’re Leaving London

I’ve hinted that I have some big news lately. It’s two-fold, really. I handed in my notice at work a few weeks ago, and we plan on leaving London. It’s something that Sam and I had been mulling over…

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London || House of MinaLima

If you venture into London’s West End you’ll stumble across an exhibition of the work of Miraphora Mina and Eduardo Lima. Who you probably haven’t heard of, though I can guarantee that you’ve seen their work! The dynamic duo…

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Travel || Dreamland Amusement Park

Dreamland was the biggest reason why Sam and I chose to travel to Margate in the first place. I’d read some very cool articles about the theme park’s regeneration and I wanted to see it for myself. Also, it…

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Travel || Coastal England: Margate

I’d heard many, many things about Margate in the past. Some great, some not-so-great. Historically, Margate was one of the first seaside resort towns, but when cheaper foreign holidays became available in the later half of the 20th century,…

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Ideas for Staycations in the UK

If you don’t follow me on Instagram, you might not have noticed the overwhelming amount of seaside snaps I’ve been posting lately. That’s because during the weekend just gone, I indulged in that oldest of English pastimes: a seaside…