October 28, 2015

  • My hood: Sharing the local love.

    We are foreigners in a strange land. I washed up on London's shore from Sydney and The Swede, not surprisingly, hails from Sweden. Needless to say, we have a lot of visitors passing through our little Holland Park home. The…

  • The Orange: my London pub.

    "A gastropub: an idiotic term coined by those who somehow thought a properly poured pint couldn't, or shouldn't, co-exist with fine quality food. I, to tell you the truth, used to be just such an idiot." - Anthony Bourdain (The Layover: Dublin, 2013) Finally:…

  • Belize. Who knew?

    I would like to say that I trekked across the Mexican border into Belize for adventure. To discover somewhere new. To see the second largest barrier reef in the world. To explore more of the Mayan sites I had read…