Skylight London Winter Launch

I’m typing this amidst the symptoms of a hangover, and the drinks I’ve had at Skylight London‘s winter relaunch (read: three, over several hours #Caro2Sips) are to blame. I could just go and get a bagel instead, but I’d rather get all my fact straight about what was the best rooftop experience I can remember. … More Skylight London Winter Launch

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London Autumn Events To Watch Out For

If you thought I’d suffer from heat deprivation in London’s chilly Autumn after a year spent in the sun-drenched Coogee Beach, you are mistaken. I am making the most of what the UK Capital has to offer and damn, there’s no shortage of events on this side of the pond. Here’s a round-up of events … More London Autumn Events To Watch Out For

Five star dinner at City Social

You haven’t had a real City dining experience until you’ve been to dinner at City Social. City Social is a cocktail bar and restaurant situated inside Tower 42, the third-tallest skyscraper in the City of London and the eighth tallest in Greater London. Built between 1971 and 1980, Tower 42 is one of the oldest skyscrapers … More Five star dinner at City Social

Swedish Christmas at Fika Brick Lane

Can you ever get enough of Christmas? In London, very often the answer is yes. Packed Christmas markets with over-priced, lukewarm mulled wine and tourists shoving you away to get a picture in front of pretend picturesque chalets make you wish for the holidays were already over. But there’s a tiny Swedish café just off the hectic … More Swedish Christmas at Fika Brick Lane

Italian aperitivo at Il Cudega

Happy hour in Italy means so much more than just cheaper drinks: it means cheaper drinks with a bunch of tasty, unique nibbles you can’t find anywhere else. This is what Il Cudega, a top notch Northern Italian restaurant in London Fields, has just brought to London. Launched this Autumn, Il Cudega is run by Italian-born Giovanni … More Italian aperitivo at Il Cudega

Day out in Sardinia: boat to the Emerald Coast

It’s a hard life here in Sardinia. Here’s what to do on a day out in Gallura’s Emerald Coast. Wake up at 8 – the heat is going to wake you uo anyway – and head to Nodu Pianu beach to rent a small dinghy for half a day (€145). A dinghy will give you access … More Day out in Sardinia: boat to the Emerald Coast

Day out in the South: Maltby Street Market and Peckham

What better way to spend a sunny weekend in London than wandering around the marina style streets of Bermondsey? Here’s my review of Maltby Street Market. Hidden in the tiny Rope Walk just off Bermondsey High Street, the Maltby Street Market is a crowded little alley within walking distance from Tower Bridge with plenty of … More Day out in the South: Maltby Street Market and Peckham

What to do in Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon is a Southern-European gem where people are friendly, the food is amazing, life is cheap and going around is a pleasure. Read on to find out what to do in Portugal’s capital. It’s easy to find cheap EasyJet tickets to Lisbon from cities such as London or Paris. Once you arrive, you can get to the … More What to do in Lisbon, Portugal