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Meet me at the pub!

Want something different when you visit London? I have a suggestion for you. Part of First Restaurant Group, newly opened The Hayden in Westbourne Grove is quintessentially British, a balance of being a tourist and a local. Located in the heart of Notting Hill, The Hayden opens its door after undergoing an extensive makeover complete with new menus. This atmospheric London pub, covered in grey wood-panelled walls contrasting its red leather banquettes under the decorative tin ceiling and large statement mirrors is both modern and nostalgic. Open kitchen pub with 8 unique luxury boutique hotel rooms above, this is a sophisticated...
Categories: Hotel, 旅遊

HIDE- a well-kept Michelin secret in London

London is a city where there are so many surprises waiting to be found. My latest excursion was lunch at HIDE. I have walked past this place many times, heard about this restaurant for a while, yet I never had a chance to visit. Finally, I managed. ‘The food I cook is entirely product-driven, taking the very best ingredients, questioning why we like them, and then highlighting those qualities in the most organic, restrained manner. It is food you can’t recreate at home, but it is also food that respects the integrity of the ingredient and the toil that goes into producing them.  The opportunity to collaborate on Hide: the ch...
Categories: Restaurants

Fly Away Together

Being a frequent traveller, having a durable and practical suitcase is my top priority. Having one that you use all the times is like an identity, a habit of comfort when you travel around, it is really hard to make any new purchases of suitcases without a strong reason. When you found one, you tend to stick to that one for as long as it last. I stumbled upon this new lifestyle brand Away a little while ago,  it wasn’t until my current hand baggage slightly broke, then I decided to check out the products of this new brand. All along, I am a fan of Rimowa because of its lightweight and minimal simple design. When I saw the prod...
Categories: 旅遊

Where to nest in the heart of Soho

I love Soho. As a Londoner, Soho is so much fun and never too much. Every other week there are new cafes and restaurants popping up, every weekend there are parties and the area never sleeps. On a recent visit, I had to chance to stay at The Nadler Soho. I’ve walked pass it many times when I was living around the area but never had a chance to visit. Here I am, at the back of a small alley in the heart of Soho. I know the aree by hand, so for me, navigation was not an issue at all. The Nadler Soho doesn’t have a restaurant unlike many other hotels nearby, but being in the heart of Soho, you literally have everything on your foo...
Categories: Hotel, 未分類

Have you been to this 60s style Instagrammable restaurant in London?

When you visit London, either you have a list of updated places to visit, or you ask the locals. There are SO many new places opening up within a short amount of time. VIVI Restaurant and Bar by rhubarb has opened its doors at Centre Point. From the pink, navy and gold interiors to a creative menu and cocktail list of delicious seasonal 60s inspired theme, the creative team behind Sky Garden brings London’s newest, stylish modern dining destination with a sixties revival. VIVI, as 66 in roman numbers, is a nod to the year Center Point was born in 1966. Set in central London’s most central location, the interior, designed by Go...
Categories: 旅遊