Cappuccinos and Cookies at Dukes Hotel

Tucked away in St James Dukes is another hidden hotel gem of London! I first came across the hotel in 2011 when we held an event for Ormonde Jayne and Miss Jones PA in one of their event spaces! The hotel is stunning, with every quality that you look for in a boutique hotel - [...]

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Poilane Just Off Cadogan Gardens, Sloane Square!

This place was my refuge last year when I was job hunting. I would sit here for ages applying to various places and cold calling. No doubt I have developed an association with it. Not to mention, the positioning is ideal, in the heart of Sloane Square, you'll come across the best dressed ladies here!I [...]

An unusual experience at The Corinthia!

It was back then at The LSE when The Corinthia Hotel was getting prepared for the launch and we never realised what was happening! Little did we know it would open as one of the most beautiful hotels in London!I popped in to Corinthia for a coffee last evening after work! It's an absolutely gorgeous [...]

Fratelli is taking over London!

My affair with Fratelli started in university when I was in 2nd year and we discovered the new Cafe Fratelli that had opened right next to The Waldorf Hilton close to The LSE. 3 years down the line, there seems to be one in every corner of London. Sloane Square, Bond Street, Berkeley Square and it [...]

The Mandarin Oriental Bar!

Mainly known in London for its most fashionable cocktails, I have happened to be there a lot of days mainly for meetings and of course, to keep myself going, their coffees! If you are looking for a semi relaxed yet formal environment, The Bar is the perfect place to go especially with the central location [...]

Coffee Planet next to home!

I spent the last couple of my days home in Islamabad trying out absolutely every possible restaurant/coffee place. F-11 Markaz (literally 2 mins away from my house)  is possibly going to be the next hub of coffee places and hangouts in Islamabad with Zafferano's, Tutti Frutti, Gloria Jeans and now, Dubai's Coffee Planet opening up [...]

Beating the snow in London!

If you are dreading the snow and looking for a place round the corner to beat the cold, Barossa in Parsons Green is ideal! The perfect Aussie coffee house that serves delicious velvety lattes and cappuccinos. Their desserts, especially the lamingtons are to die for!Above all they do another one of my favourite things, BURGERS! [...]

Taylor St Baristas of Mayfair!

Today was my first 2013 visit to Taylor Street Baristas, known for their amazing coffee, is also a great place for meetings especially if you are looking for a cosy setting.Right behind Claridges the coffee shop has friendly staff and needless to say the coffee is amazing - you dont need to add sugar as [...]