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Celebrating Chinese New Year

  恭喜,恭喜,恭喜發財! Happy New Year folks!! Valentine’s Day is not the only day where the town is dressed in red decorations! If you’ve been to Chinatown recently, you would be greeted by a sea of beautiful red lanterns lined the streets in readiness for Chinese New Year (or CNY) also known as Lunar New Year […]

National Gallery, London, tourists

A Day in the Life of a London Tourist

This post is going to be photo heavy guys. There’s nothing that screams out “a day in the life of a London tourist” more than lots and lots of pictures with gazillion other tourists in it!! That’s right, photos taken at normal touristing hours not 5am when the world is asleep!! 😉 We’ve always been […]

Holland Park Theatre, Holland Park, Opera
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A Sense of Calmness in the Hustles of London

When I think of London parklands, the first few that springs to mind are Hyde Park, Regent’s Park and St James’ Park. All are on top of tourists’ hit list! On a sunny day, these parks are full of picnic goers, tourists, kids, pets – basically a really busy place. So it would be pretty […]

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Picnic in front of London landmarks

Very rarely do we stay in London on a Bank Holiday weekend. However, since we only just came back from Seville (blog post to come), we decided to spend this long weekend in London. Fortunately, we’ve been granted with nice and summery weather – I am pretending the brief rainfall yesterday afternoon didn’t happen! Summer […]