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Sketch Afternoon Tea @ London

Okay, our last stop in London. How can we miss an afternoon tea? They say – “In England, everything stops for TEA” Scones please! Sketch, one of London’s coolest and absolutely the hottest afternoon tea venue.    Entering Sketch is like entering Alice in the Wonderland, it is so dreamy, imaginative and unique, for curious minds – filled with celebrated British artist –  David Shrigley’s artwork. Oh yes, Champagne please! Cheers! And comes our magical tea experience! With fun tablewares which I love by Shrigley (they are actually for sale at the restaurant) – you can bring them home! It is a holistic interaction with Ma...
Categories: 飲食

The Royal Ice Cream 英女王御用雪糕 @ Windsor London

Everyone knows I am a BIG Ice Cream lover! And I tell you, In no where you can find this Ice Cream, so Rare, so Elegant, and  so Classy. But you can visit the Queen at the Windsor Castle and you can eat “Royal.” You will find this Royal ice cream truck by the Royal Collection Trust store with a smily girl. This is really no where to be sold except at the Castle, it is a natural product (nothing artificial, no colouring and no flavouring, made with milk from the Jersey herd on the Royal Farm at the Windsor Castle – Holy Cow, the Royal Cows! The Jersey cows have grazed the meadows within the sight of the Windsor Castle since Qu...
Categories: 飲食

Milk, the happiest spot @ LA

This is simply “the spot” to go to in LA! Every time I am there! Louis Vuitton’s Los Angeles City Guide quotes it: “Milk is the epitome of “good things,” featuring every dessert you craved when you were seven years old and didn’t know the meaning of calories” In that sense, I have totally turned into a little girl once arriving this magical spot! Waiting in the ever-so long line-up to get in and enjoying the California sunshine! Ice Cream Parlor I totally have an ordering problem, I just went crazy ordering everything! My favourites at the Ice Cream Parlor: 1) Thai Ice Tea Ice Cream Sandwich (By the way the Four Seasons B...
Categories: 飲食

Nutella! Nutella! Nutella! @ Selfridges UK

Always love to stroll food halls in Europe, you can always find things that can surprise you. At this time of the year, everyone is getting ready for Christmas there (still a bit early for HK-ers) Christmas decorations, dazzling lights, food & wine, gifts all ready at London’s department stores, and yes, even the food hall. One of the exclusive Christmas gifts at Selfridges Food Hall, A rather wintery Christmas flavour if you think about it, Hazelnut, Chocolatey, & Yummy, Nutella! Not just any Nutella, but your personalised Nutella with your own name on it. A great Christmas gift idea right? Who doesn’t like to personalisation?...
Categories: 飲食

The Unforgettable Birthday Experience @ UK

On Oct 1, 12pm, an ordinary Wednesday, we hopped on a London taxi from the Rosewood Hotel to an extraordinary experience – A birthday surprise. An exclusive, and one-of-a-kind birthday party at the Primrose Bakery for two. “I eat cake because it’s somebody’s birthday somewhere” – Whose? My Birthday, and Where? London! This was a place I always wanted to visit.  I have come across this from actually just buying a copy of the “Primrose Bakery Celebrations” book in Page One, and it has been on my mind ever since. Arriving to this place with dazzling, fairy-tale like birthday decorations – yellow, mint green and pink colour...
Categories: Food