The Principal London

Russell Square holds a special and nostalgic place in my heart. I spent 3 years at Holborn and Fitzrovia whilst I studied at LSE and Brunswick was a key part of the evenings we spent hanging out with friends who lived near there. It is great to see that hotels have considered Holborn and Russell [...]


The Roasting Party

Pavilion Road holds a special place in my heart. I used to work with a perfume brand many years ago here and back then the street was dead - literally dead. It is good to see a massive transformation of independent food retailers and a wonderful new coffee place called The Roasting Party. The Roasting [...]


Seven Dials has massively transformed over the years. I remember when we used to trot up to Covent Garden during our times at LSE and mostly hang out at the Primrose Bakery for a special treat. Now things have immensely changed. There are lots of options and more independent places popping up. I do hope [...]

Blush and Blow London

It is amazing to see more and more independent places opening up in Parsons Green such as cafes, fashion boutiques and most lately the new blow dry bar, Blush and Blow London owned by the lovely Bridget! Blush and Blow offers blow dries, hairstyling, manicures and make up services amongst other things. I would highly [...]

Rude Health Cafe

Much needed - a Californian style bright and airy cafe has opened just opposite Putney Bridge station where there was not much of an option for a coffee before this place opened! I love the vibe, the staff and coffee. I highly recommend it for brunch or a coffee. It is also a great place [...]