American dining has been huge (like the portions) in London for a long time, so when Polpo’s mastermind is gonna undertake American food, you know he’s gonna make it just a whole lot better without the after-bloat, self loathing and artery clogging ache that may come from eateries such as Ed’s (not necessarily a bad […]Read more "#LondonAdventure Spuntino – An American Slider Bar in Soho"
I think I have Spanish fever and you better hope it’s contagious cos tapas at London restaurant, Salvador and Amanda, was muy bueno mi amigo! The London chain has two branches, one in Covent Garden and one in Bloomsbury. Being a Saturday, we opted for Bloomsbury, out of the tourist trap of Covent Garden for London Eating, and was […]Read more "#LondonAdventure Salvador and Amanda – Bloomsbury"
A MEAT-ing of Stomachs. After the carb-o-cide that had been occurring in Brussels via Gaufre Chaude, Wan Dalker wanted MEAT to be the main ingredient for his Birthday Dinner. We made our way to Stone Island– ominous sounding, I know. and Mr Elliot practically weeped at the thought of food fuelled salvation after all that […]Read more "Stone Island – Overijse – Belgium"
Read if you like: The Fault in our Stars by John Green and Trainspotting by Irvine Welsh The A-Z of You and Me is about a young man who is in a home for the terminally ill and is painfully aware of how his failing body reflects his failed life. Ivo is scared. He’s alone, […]Read more "#OnTheBookshelf The A-Z of You and Me – James Hannah"
A Day in the Woods Living and breathing the city can get a bit much and every so often, it’s nice to have a breath of fresh air not tarred with… tar and sweaty commuters and last night’s chicken shop strewn over the pavements. After a lot of stale air on the MegaBus to Belgium […]Read more "Overijse, Belgium"
There are a lot of things Belgium is known for, but for me, the waffles hands down beat the chocolate. Hot waffles < Hot chocolate. Forget fancy pancake houses, art deco restaurants which adorn the humble waffle with strawberries, heinous whipped cream and Nutella, though it pains me to forsake the chocolate liquid mannah from […]Read more "Brussels, Belgium – Gaufres Chaude (Hot Waffles)"
I wish I was coffee snob, because you’re meant to be, and I wish I cared that Starbucks dodged tax etc, but at the end of the day, Costa Coffee costa more than I want to spend, Cafe Nero’s coffee, though good, comes in miniature and I just want a cup with my name spelled […]Read more "Maple Macchiato – Starbucks"