These new pieces by Banksy sprung up recently. They were done in homage to Jean Michel Basquiat’s new exhibition at the Barbican Centre. The Basquiat Exhibition at the Barbican This is the first large-scale exhibition in the UK for Basquiat (1960-1988). The show will bring together over 100 pieces from museums and private collections. It […]
London Mezcal week is coming up! 11th-17th September in Hackney. It will be celebrating Mezcal, Mexican culture, art and food, ending with a two day tasting festival and Mexico Independence Day. Lots of events across the week: Monday A Mezcal Pairing Dinner with Edson Diaz Fuentes, at his restaurant Santo Remedio Tuesday Mezcal sampler with Mezcal Master […]
Proud Mum Kate, took these adorable pics of Princess Charlotte and shared it on twitter. Wearing a dress and a little cardigan, she is setting new baby style trends! This photo of Princess Charlotte was also taken by The Duchess of Cambridge at home in Norfolk earlier this month. pic.twitter.com/YHeJ5ItPmi — Kensington Palace (@KensingtonRoyal) […]
Fashion wise, which is the most popular? I tend to favour the most common one, the loop. It’s easiest to do and I dont have to remember any complicated steps. I found this video on how to tie a scarf in 16 ways. I might try a couple of the different variations now for a […]
I am a Hostel virgin. It has never occurred to me to stay in hostels when I travel, preferring private rooms in hotels. Recently I read on a budget traveler’s blog about this new phenomenon that is Luxury Hostels. So I thought I’d investigate and take the plunge. I am going around London to try […]
Here is a view of St Paul’s Cathedral on a sunny day against a lovely blue sky.
Being such a massive tennis fan, the chance to be on the same court as tennis sensation Martina Hingis can’t really be ignored. The middle Sunday of the Wimbledon fortnight finds us at the Wimbledon Club (opposite the AELTC) for a day of tennis at the invitation of Maui Jim. We were to be coached by […]
Review- Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time. Triumphant and moving. A brilliant adaption of the book, a clever set and great cast. Go see this!
250 Ball boys and ball girls are selected from 750 applicants and they start training in February every year. 23 tonnes of strawberries are served every year, laid end to end someone worked out that this would stretch about 60km. About 55,000 balls are used in the Championships and they are changed after the first […]
I have seen images of these Mexican wrestlers before but have never had a chance to see them in action. Now we don’t have to go to Mexico as they are coming to London. Lucha Libre, an unmissable and electrifying feast of Mexico’s acrobatic masked superheros, “The Greatest Spectacle of Lucha Libre”, coming to East London’s York Hall from 9th – 11th July […]