Visiting The Sky Garden, London: Essential Tips From a Local Expert

aerial view of river thames with st pauls cathedral bridges and other landmarks

My hometown of London is a famously expensive city to visit. However, not all of London’s best attractions come with a hefty price tag attached. You just have to do your homework. The Sky Garden, London, a lush leafy sanctuary wrapped around the top of the so-called Walkie Talkie building, is one of these attractions. […]

25 Unmissable Movies Set in France on Netflix & Amazon Prime in 2021

lavender-field-in-provence which is one of the locations for best movies set in france on netflix and amazon prime

France is a fabulous travel destination. From the Alsace delights of Colmar and Strasbourg, to the Mediterranean shores of Nice and the Cote D’Azur, the Flemish splendour of Lille to the D-Day beaches of Normandy, it rarely disappoints. I am longing to return to explore other corners of France but, like many travellers right now, my […]

Easy Epping Forest Walks: Best London Day Hikes

autumn leaves seen on one of the epping forest walks

Epping Forest walks provide an opportunity to view nature at its best without leaving Greater London. Autumn is my favourite season. It brings respite from the often stifling summer heat, with cool and pleasant evenings but the whispered promise of further balmy days. Although the birds begin to depart for warmer climates, plants and trees […]