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London Snow: Winter Wonderland in Kingston-Upon-Thames

March 5, 2018
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While many people were dreading about the London snow, I was secretly wishing for it to last longer. I know, I know that’s devilish of me as I am aware of the negative impact it had for the majority of people living here specially within the travel industry with all the flight cancellations and airport closures – but I just think a blanket of snow makes a place prettier than it already is. Do you agree?

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England, Kingston-Upon-Thames, London

Self-Guided Walk in Kingston, London

February 15, 2018
Kingston-Upon-Thames, London -
My love for Kingston-Upon-Thames started accidentally – two days after we moved to London, I had a job interview here. As a non-Londoner, I had no idea what and where Kingston is. Never even knew it existed as it’s never mentioned on London guides or tourist maps. After the interview, I went for a walk towards their town centre and fell in love at first sight. I was blown away by the quaintness of it, i

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England, Expat Living in London, Kingston-Upon-Thames, London

Saying Thanks With A Bottle Of Whiskey

February 5, 2018
The Greek Mister celebrated his birthday a couple of days ago and I’ve always struggled on deciding what to give him for special occasions. He’s the simplest guy in the whole wide world – not into gadgets, not into clothes nor watches and definitely not into cars (not that I’d give him a car for his birthday, what is he? The King of England?) If there’s one thing he’s really very

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England, London

Reasons You Should Explore South West London

August 3, 2017
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If you’re a tourist and you think about London, the Westminster area immediately comes to mind – Big Ben, the London Eye and Westminster Abbey. Notting Hill will come as a close second specially if you’re a fan of Julia Roberts and Hugh Grant. Then maybe the shopping strip of Oxford, theaters of West End and possibly Hyde Park too. I may be wrong but my point is, when you think of London you alway

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England, Expat Living in London, Kingston-Upon-Thames

Date Night In London | The Pottery Tapas Bar

March 1, 2017
Pottery Tapas Bar, Kingston, London -
Do you have that one restaurant which you always have in mind when you’re looking for somewhere to bring your visiting friends and family to? The Pottery Tapas Bar is that kind of restaurant for us here in Kingston. Everytime someone’s visiting us, a dinner in this place is always included in the itinerary. Whenever we feel like going out for some drinks and great food but we don’t want to go so f

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England, Expat Living in London, Kingston-Upon-Thames

Things To Do in Kingston | Have A Pint At The Boater’s Inn In Canbury Gardens

February 25, 2017
Canbury Gardens, Kingston, London -
This is my neighborhood. WOW! I’ve never thought I’d actually say that when describing one of the boroughs of London. It’s been 6 months now since we’ve moved from the Middle East to London and yet, I still can’t believe that I actually live in one of the most beautiful boroughs in one of the most famous cities in the world, in my opinion. :p This is Kingston-Upon-Thames, a mere 30-min

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