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Vegan in Italy

I promised to write about how difficult it is to be vegan in Italy. We’ve spent almost two weeks there and travelled in many northern cities, so I think I got a pretty good idea of how it is. After coming back I had a chat with a vegan Italian and they agreed with pretty […]

Pitcher & Piano Nottingham

Pub Crawl

On our trip to Nottingham we did a pub crawl. We went to 4 places and it was fun. I’m not sure if 4 is a good number or not, but it’s what we did. First it was Ye Olde Salutation Inn, a 15th century pub with heavy metal music. Unusual and so fun, this […]

IWM North - Ukraine

IWM North – Ukraine

IWM North has a beautiful exhibition on Ukraine: Photographs from the Frontline. It shows the work of photojournalist Anastasia Taylor-Lind. It is a free exhibition, until 2nd of January, so well worth visiting. I shared only a few pictures because they are better seen in person. There were quite a few people even if we […]

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Punk Pasta

Punk Pasta is a newly opened restaurant. It’s close to Euston, so it will be a place I will stop by when I’m in London for a day, if I have the time, because it’s fantastic. The restaurant is in a shopping centre. I took this picture before other customers arrived. I couldn’t have pictures […]

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No. Twelve

My husband and I went to No. Twelve in Nottingham for a 7 course tasting menu. We decided to add the cheese course too, so there were 8 in total. I paired them with wine, but my husband was driving, so he got mocktails instead. I loved the tasting menu, it was so wonderfully presented […]

Entrance to Bedlam

Bedlam

Bedlam or Bethlem Royal Hospital opened in London in 1247. “Insane” patients started to be recorded there from 1403. Today the hospital is located in South London, as it moved 3 times in its history. There is a museum, just opened a few years ago, called Museum of the Mind. It is worth visiting because […]

Chislehurst Caves

Chislehurst Caves

Chislehurst Caves are a tourist attraction in southeast London. These caves have a very long history and they are shown in a guided tour, as one can easily get lost in them. We were not allowed to take pictures during the tour, but could get some at the end. The tour is just under an […]