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Best Pancakes in London

Best Pancakes in London

By on Feb 3, 2013 in General, London walks | 0 comments

Shrove Tuesday is almost upon us so here’s a round-up of London best Pancake houses: My Old Dutch The original London Pancake house – now with 3 branches in central London, in Kensington, Holborn and Chelsea. Great selection of sweet and savoury Dutch-style pancakes and other Dutch delights. www.myolddutch.com Kensington Creperie One of London’s...

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Spooky London

Spooky London

By on Oct 24, 2012 in General, London walks | 0 comments

Hallowe’en may be almost upon us but there’s plenty of opportunity to experience gore, creepiness and the supernatural the whole year round in London! Highgate Cemetery A wander around the ivy-clad ruins of this Victorian cemetery is creepy enough, with its overgrown, neglected tombs and gravestones. But add in the stories of the Highgate Vampire who...

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Christmas shopping respite

By on Dec 12, 2011 in General | 0 comments

For those of you who like me have yet to finish Christmas shopping, this little list might make the prospect of hitting the shops in Central London slightly less painful. Here’s a selection of cosy pubs where you can rest your feet during your shopping trip – mulled wine optional. Who said Christmas shopping has to be a chore! Crosse Keys If you are pounding...

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Autumn trees

Autumn trees

By on Nov 21, 2011 in General, London walks | 0 comments

Some colourful autumn trees to brighten up a grey, foggy London day. Taken in Brockwell Park over the last couple of months, starting on that amazingly summer-like first weekend in October. That’s all folks, just pictures of trees!    ...

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Clerkenwell Wandering

By on Sep 5, 2011 in General, London walks | 0 comments

So back to walking off brunch in Clerkenwell…   From Exmouth Market it’s a short walk down St John Street to St John’s Square. No shortage of great places to eat and drink here. As well as being home to The Zetter and the Modern Pantry, up the road are Giant Robot and St Ali’s. The square is also home to 16th century St John’s Gate, a Tudor Gatehouse...

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