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Blog post published by Time Out – see it here.

Blog post published by Time Out – see it here.

Blog post published by Time Out – see it here.

If there is ever a day to drink a lot of tea – it’s National Tea Day! If you’re near Tower Bridge and in need of some inspiration in the form of tea and cake – look no further than Teapod. As the café greets you ‘There is no trouble so great or grave that cannot be diminished by a nice cup of tea’ (Bernard-Paul Heroux). Escape for a moment from the… Read More

The Six Pack Selfie This profile calls for an immediate left swipe. Tinder, please introduce a filter so we can save precious time left swiping headless profile pics. Selfies of your abs? Seriously?   The Rebound Tindering can feel like you’re online underwear shopping for your non-existent beau, when HELLO you finally find yourself a smiley face. But he loses you at the bio: ‘Just got out of a long-term relationship, no… Read More

Blog post published by Time Out, London – see it here.   See my most recent post published by Time Out here.

We’re no stranger to the concept of pedestrian lanes — only last year the people of China took a satirical pedestrian ‘cellphone lane’ as serious; the lane was actually implemented to raise awareness, because of compulsive texters not paying attention when they were walking. It’s satiric purpose clearly wasn’t obvious to those of Belgium though, who this year introduced ‘Text Walking Lanes’ in earnest. Why have these lanes yet to be implemented… Read More

Blog post published by Time Out – see it here.   See my most recent post published by Time Out here.

The Bootlegger Bar

Dance away the night in style with live toe-tapping tunes, and cocktails so deliciously lethal they should be illegal. The Bootlegger has all you’d expect from a speakeasy bar — it’s sexy, sassy, sophisticated, AND THEN SOME! This 5th of December marked the 82nd anniversary of the repeal of Prohibition – historically known as a failed experiment to ban alcohol in America, but successful in that saloons closed and were replaced by… Read More