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    Brockley, London – A Local Area Guide and Things to Do in Brockley

    Today I want to share my guide to Brockley, London with you. This southeast London neighborhood is a great place to explore if you want to get off the beaten path and live like a local in the UK capital. Brockley, London East of Nunhead and southwest of Greenwich, Brockley manages to fly under the […] More

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    How much does it cost to travel to the UK? Prices and daily budget

    Some of our links are affiliated, we will earn a commission when you buy a service or product. This will have no extra cost for you. For further info please refer to our Privacy Policy It’s London time! With rolling countryside, millenniums of well-preserved history, and cosmopolitan cities, the United Kingdom is a travel destination […] More

  • Scottish Drinks

    5 Scottish Drinks You’ll Love

    Today I want to share some classic Scottish drinks with you. Given the success of my blog post about English drinks, it seems only natural to bring you another taste of Britain. Read on for A Lady in London’s guide to the best drinks in Scotland. Scottish Drinks These Scottish drinks range from non-alcoholic beverages […] More

  • 10 Must Try Portuguese Foods & Drinks

    10 Must Try Portuguese Foods & Drinks

    Trying new foods is all part and parcel of the experience of traveling. Exploring new culinary styles, sampling seasonal produce, and visiting local restaurants helps you immerse yourself in the culture of the place you’re visiting. In this article, I’ll focus on traditional Portuguese foods to give you an idea about the new taste sensations […] More

  • The GypsyNesters | A Handful of the Best of Sicily

    The GypsyNesters | A Handful of the Best of Sicily

    There are so many amazing things to see and do on the wonderful island of Sicily that we could easily go on and on, but we decided to hand pick the very best. So here we happily present five, one for each finger, of our favorites. 1. Taormina This ancient town has been a strategically […] More

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    Road trip in Norway – Costs to consider and tips do save money

    Some of our links are affiliated, we will earn a commission when you buy a service or product. This will have no extra cost for you. For further info please refer to our Privacy Policy Norway is a land of incredible nature. Think of northern lights, fjords, the midnight sun, waterfalls, mountains and more. Scattered […] More

  • 10 Places to Visit in the Netherlands (That Aren't Amsterdam) • The Blonde Abroad

    10 Places to Visit in the Netherlands (That Aren’t Amsterdam) • The Blonde Abroad

    Tom & Zi, the couple behind Craving Adventure, are sharing their insider’s guide to The Netherlands! When most people think of The Netherlands, the first thing that comes to mind is Amsterdam. Amsterdam is an incredibly fun city, and it is definitely worth it to spend a couple of days ticking things off your Amsterdam […] More

  • South London walks

    South London walks – 5 Free Self-Guided London walks with Maps

    Today I want to share A Lady in London’s picks for the best south London walks with you. There are lots of great places to get outdoors south of the river, and I hope you enjoy these self-guided London walks as much as I have. South London walks From the South Bank to Southwark, Greenwich […] More

  • Dulwich Park

    Dulwich Park – A Local’s Guide to the Best of the Park

    Today I want to share my Dulwich Park guide with you. This green space is one of the most beautiful parks in south London, and it’s worth a visit. Dulwich Park Established in the late 19th century, Dulwich Park spans 29 hectares (72 acres) and is packed with everything from a boating lake to woodland […] More

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    The GypsyNesters | A Bloodcurdling Buffet – 12 Frightful Foods of the World

    How about a terrifying tour of the globe just in time for Halloween? We’ve consumed these dozen frightening foods from around the world… so you don’t have to. Baked House Pet – Cuy What would-be werewolf wouldn’t wildly wolf down a cute and cuddly creature? Cuy is Guinea Pig – yes just like the pets. […] More

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    Living in London – An Expat’s Guide to Navigating Life in the UK Capital

    Today’s an exciting day for me. I’m celebrating 13 years of living in London. I suppose it’s fitting to reach a traditionally unlucky number in a year the world’s turned upside down, but I’m still happy to have hit this milestone. Living in London People often ask me what living in London is like. A […] More