Category Archives: London

A hidden gem in North London- Bayleaf

A post shared by Jason & Chiara Pinto (@goantolondon) on Jul 16, 2017 at 6:03am PDT   So we may have found our new favourite Indian restaurant tucked away in Whetsone. We kicked things off with cocktails, we got a … Continue reading

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It’s back! The London Coffee Festival at Old Truman Brewery, Brick Lane – 7th to 10th April, 2016

We are very excited that The London Coffee Festival is back from 7-10th April! Check out the cool line-up for the Coffee Masters competition: http://www.londoncoffeefestival.com/WhatsOn/CoffeeMasters   Get discounted tickets in advance, so you don’t miss out: 2 tickets for £25 … Continue reading

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Newly opened: Dirty Martini, Islington – go check it out!

We went to the launch of the newly opened Dirty Martini on centrally located Upper Street – which we were very excited about them opening up here, as we love their martinis and it would be on the way home … Continue reading

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Summer Exhibition at the Royal Academy- on until 16th August, 2015

We went to check out the Summer Exhibition at the Royal Academy. On walking into the courtyard, you are greeted by The Dappled Light of the Sun by Conrad Shawcross – a weathering steel cloud effect. As we entered the … Continue reading

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Taste of London round up feat K Town pop up by Gizzi Erkskine, Manomasa tortilla chips and Pot&Co desserts

We were lucky enough to win tickets to the K-Town pop up by Gizzi Erskine. If, like us, you’re not that familiar with Korean food this was a great introduction to the exciting things happening in the Seoul food scene. … Continue reading

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Travel Guide: Things to do in London – River cruises

I would recommend taking a lunch or early dinner Thames river cruise to enjoy the spectacular sights along the Thames including the Houses of Parliament, St Paul’s Cathedral, The Tower of London and The EDF Energy London Eye whilst tucking … Continue reading

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Travel Guide: Things to do in London – Watch Wimbledon: 1st – 6th July, 2014

I would recommend visiting Wimbledon at least once to experience the atmosphere both on the courts/ centre court and also on Henman Hill (now ‘relabbelled’ as Murry Mound – the jury is still out on the correct name though). Ensure … Continue reading

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My Perfect London day

I remember when I first moved to London from rural Essex. Everything was new and exciting, I would run around town every weekend agog at the vast array of festivals, theatres, galleries and restaurants. Nothing was too niche for me … Continue reading

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