England, Europe, Travel, UK

Five Things you have to see on a Day trip to Brighton

They call it London-by-the-Sea, and although I suppose it's justified in the way that it only takes an hour to get from London to Brighton on the train, in just about every other way I'd say- justified it is not. The seaside city of Brighton is a haven for hippies, the gay capital of the… Continue reading Five Things you have to see on a Day trip to Brighton

England, Europe, Travel

A Kentish Family Hen-do

Hen parties these days come in all shapes and sizes and locations these days pals, and my little sister Freya's Kentish family hen do is a tale of many twists and turns. For any non-English reader out there, a 'hen party' is the UK version of the American 'bachelorette party,' and in the last few… Continue reading A Kentish Family Hen-do

England, Europe, Travel, UK

I stayed in a cabin on land! The Yotel Air Gatwick

Back in the day, if I'd have had a flight departing London at 6.30am, I would've taken the last train to Gatwick airport, scoped the area out for a suitable sleeping spot (FYI normally in the South terminal, overlooking the concourse between Departures and Arrivals), and settled down in an attempt to get a couple… Continue reading I stayed in a cabin on land! The Yotel Air Gatwick

England, Europe, London, UK

I ONCE WITNESSED A PROCESSION OF BEEF. (And other bizarre moments from waitressing in London)

Something a little different today, pals. Because today is the day I share with you my experience of one of the many many jobs I have undertaken in my life; the job in question being a waitress for an events company in central London. There are dozens of companies like this one in the city… Continue reading I ONCE WITNESSED A PROCESSION OF BEEF. (And other bizarre moments from waitressing in London)