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Regent's Canal

Regent’s Canal and Victoria Park London

Hi, my name’s Sarah and I’m a walker. I mean, I don’t get out my waterproof trousers and hike 40 miles every weekend, but I am happy doing a ten-miler in London on a Saturday afternoon as long as it is not raining. Yesterday…

August 11, 2019
Columbia Road Flower Market

Columbia Road Flower Market London

In the early hours of Sunday morning, Columbia Road in Bethnal Green, London, comes fully into bloom. Market stalls are set up and you can pick up any type of plant or flower your heart desires. The stalls are decorated with the flowers that…

August 9, 2019
Brick Lane Street Art

Brick Lane London Street Art

I work near Brick Lane in east London and it’s famous for its street art. It features work from Banksy and Ben Eine and provides such a wonderful, colourful backdrop to the City. It’s such a contrast having Brick Lane on the edges of…

July 22, 2019
Spitalfields Market London

Spitalfields Market London

Spitalfields has to be one of my favourite markets in London. It’s nestled between Bishopsgate to the west and Commercial Street to the east. You have Brick Lane and Shoreditch nearby, and it’s a popular spot for City workers to grab lunch at during…

July 19, 2019
how to make friends in london
Advice London

How to make friends in London

Here is my guide on how to meet people and make friends in London. I’ve lived in London for about eight years now, and when I arrived I did not know anyone. Now I have built up a good group of friends, and this…

June 9, 2019