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How To Spend a Day In Barnes, London

How To Spend a Day In Barnes, London

“For the nearby village of Barnes, in the South West of the capital, is one of London’s loveliest spots, possessing all the classic attributes of country life” (Perry 358).   Sonny and I began our day at Hammersmith Underground station,…

A Walk in Dulwich Village

A Walk in Dulwich Village

  As part of my  33 Walks Challenge, I have explored London neighbourhoods I had never previously thought of, as well as rediscovered London neighbourhoods I have already frequented. Our Saturday morning began with an early start at Victoria station, venturing…

11 Things to Do and See In Stoke Newington

11 Things to Do and See  In Stoke Newington

We had so much fun last weekend discovering Stoke Newington on a typically overcast London Saturday. Stoke Newington was historically the home of counter-culturalists, non-conformists, radical thinkers and some of the greatest writers in history. ‘Stokey’, as its often called…

15 Things To Do From Wapping To Canary Wharf

15 Things To  Do  From  Wapping To Canary Wharf

This post is sponsored by 111places but all opinions are my own. Before this walk, I didn’t think much of Wapping, in the borough of Tower Hamlets. Moreover, I had never thought of walking from there all the way to Canary Wharf…

65 Things You Have to Do In London

65 Things You Have to Do In London

This is the London Bucket List of Things to Do. From Afternoon Tea, London City Attractions and Trip Ideas, I’ve spent the past year checking out all things London. I’ve most recently embarked on a new and exciting project where…

9 Things to See and Do In Hampstead, London

9  Things to See and Do  In Hampstead, London

This past week the Flynns took a long-awaited trip to Hampstead in North London. Sonny and I started our walk at Finchley Road Tube Station, then made our way to the Broadhurst Gardens and Mansions area that is filled with picturesque brick homes….

My Expat Life: UK Spouse Visa Approved!

My Expat Life: UK Spouse Visa Approved!

I’ve been on a really, really long hiatus from posting for the past several months as I moved back home to San Francisco to apply for my UK Spouse Visa. My immigration process was stressful and I had to prioritize…

How to Spend Ten Days in London

How to Spend Ten Days in London

I really like to plan things. Like REALLY like to plan things. I  had a good friend of mine visit from New York last spring, and of course, I planned out the ten days of her trip so that she…