Tag Archives: Travel

Adventure: Needs v Wants

Recently my brother and I discussed ‘needs versus wants’ when it comes to money and be restricted by it. ‘Money makes the world go around’ whether you like it or not. I want adventures in my life, but do I … Continue reading

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Edith Villas

This was the first street I lived on when I moved to London, nine years ago. In a basement flat. My first encounter with damp walls that seem to be following me wherever I have moved since. The area around … Continue reading

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Drury Lane

Drury Lane cuts through the West End from New Oxford Street to Aldwych. It houses its own theatre the New London Theatre and also offers easy access to other parts of West End’s Theatreland. London’s West End, offers some great … Continue reading

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Charlotte Street

Charlotte Street is a surprisingly quiet street, considering it is cornered by the bustling of Oxford Street (the largest shopping street in London) and Tottenham Court road (another large, bustling street). But because it is not a thoroughfare from Oxford … Continue reading

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A-Z Theme reveal

This year is my second year doing the A-Z challenge and I feel ready to add a theme to my postings. So here it is My favourite London Streets   Anyone living or visiting London have probably come across the A-Z … Continue reading

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The beginning

Last year I found out about the A-Z blog challenge from one of the blogs I follow. The challenge is to write a blog post every day (except Sundays) during April following the alphabet. I had lots of fun last year … Continue reading

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Inspiration: Japan

My trip to Japan was filled with new experiences and plenty of inspiration. Being forced to deal with new environments open your senses to everything around you. Coming away from this trip, I have heaps of ideas for new stories, … Continue reading

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Japan in pictures

As you might know I’ve had some weeks off over the summer and one of the reasons were because I went to Japan on holiday. It was one of the most amazing trips I have ever made. So much to see, … Continue reading

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Summer Holiday

I will abandon this blog for a month during the summer holidays. I will be in Japan (excited!) for part of it and the rest of the time I will try to spend outside (if the weather gods allow it). … Continue reading

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Midsummer

A very Swedish thing is to celebrate midsummer around the summer solstice, the longest day of the year. In Sweden midsummer’s eve is celebrated on the Friday in the week of June 24, whereas in other Scandinavian and Northern European … Continue reading

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