Visit: Kensington Gardens

One of the aims of my blog is to show you my favourite places to visit in London. Today I’m talking about my favourite park: Kensington Gardens.  The garden’s main attraction is its huge lake which houses thousands of birds, including these babies which are there at the moment! Of course I have to mention […]

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London: inside The Design Museum

The Design Museum is on Kensington High Street and is free to enter. The museum showcases how designers have shaped our lives. A kitchen made entirely of wood.  A lot of the exhibits had videos that explained stories behind the designs.  One of the most interesting exhibits was this one which looked at how technology […]

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Visit: The Kyoto Garden

I have always liked going to natural places and connected to nature, especially when I’m in London. The Kyoto garden is the perfect place for this. It takes you away from the mania of the city and provides a hidden sanctuary.  The garden is within Holland Park which consists of muddy tracks and wooden benches.  […]

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What is Hygge?

Autumn saw the rise of the Brits adopting ‘Hygge’ from the Danes. Hygge, pronounced ‘Hoo-gah’ (apparently) is being mentioned more and more in British culture and is something I have a huge interest in.  ‘Hygge’ doesn’t exactly translate to anything in English. It’s closest translation may be ‘cosy’. But in Denmark, it’s everywhere. Hygge coffee […]

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Birthday Blog

As some of you may know, yesterday was my 20th birthday! I had a lovely day and decided to upload a photo blog of what I got up to.  A walk and shop around Covent Garden A walk around Trafalgar Square Dinner on the Thames And a walk along the Thames to end the night

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5 ways to wind down

In such a fast paced world, it can be so difficult to relax, but it is so so important. Taking time out to wind down is necessary for mental wellbeing. I always make time for stress-relief/relaxation, here’s a few things I do: Light candles that smell nice Candles are known for being relaxing, but lately […]

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