After stumbling into London after almost a year’s worth of travel, I very quickly summated my feelings into a blog piece and closed the laptop shut. I had every intention of opening it back up and writing, yet I found myself more drawn to the couch and TV remote. A year without simple pleasures had left me absolutely depleted and while my ‘to do’ list went mostly untouched I did manage to… Read More

Samuel Johnson once stated that when a man is tired of London, he is tired of life.. and rightly so! This city despite the weather, is always buzzing and alive with action. You can easily get lost in it all … and why wouldn’t you? It’s exhilarating! When visiting London everyone knows the main tourist attractions to see – Big Ben, London Eye, the red phone booths … that is certainly no… Read More

When arriving in a new city either as an expat or a tourist, it is always guaranteed to be a little daunting. Trying to establish your bearings, public transport, where to get some decent food, possibly a new language and all the little unsaid rules of a new city (for the love of god, DON’T stand to the left on an escalator in London!!) can send you a little stir crazy in… Read More

When you move to a city on a temporary visa, you should simply know better…