Lisbon&London. Two Cities, One Connection Point. An everyday guide.

December 30, 2019

I ended up yesterday the last season of the Peaky Blinders series... and I have a feeling of 'I want MORE!'. I keeping hearing the famous words 'by order of the Peaky Blinders'... but I'm gonna have to wait until late 2020 to watch season 6.

Until then, here's everythin...

November 5, 2019

It's been almost two years since season two of Netflix show The Crown was released. And  all miss it! Am I right? This time, in this third season, we will experience a lot of drama, iconic fashion moments and important historical parts.

Even though season two finishes i...

August 10, 2019

I've always loved Jane Austen's novels, and have been very curious about her own life, so it's not hard to understand why I was so excited to visit Bath.

Bath is a city she has always writted about in novels such as "Northanger Abbey" or "Persuasion". Those are fondly c...

August 2, 2019

Just east of Seaford, an adjacent to the Seven Sisters are a set of iconic houses built there in the 18th century to house sentries to keep an eye out for smugglers. The River Cuckmere comes down here to the coast in East Sussex down on the south coast of England. 

Mill...

July 17, 2019

THE GIRL

On the 19th of June 1837 Victoria went to sleep a princess at Kensington Palace. Early the following morning she woke to discover she was queen. But in fact, her heltered life at Kensington did not prepare her for her political role and she discovered that she...

May 16, 2019

In the 1700s, princesses were to be dutiful and beautiful. Princesses Anne, Amelia and Caroline, raised by George I, received 192 pairs of gloves a year and new shoes each week. However Queen Charlotte, wife of George III, wanted her six daughters as well-educated as h...

May 12, 2019

This small peninsula, accessible for a stretch of about thirty meters wide is located in Peniche, a Portuguese city also a peninsula. In fact, this peninsula (Papôa) is inserted in a peninsula (Peniche), which in turn is also inserted in another peninsula (Iberian).

Pap...

May 5, 2019

Me, for example, didn't... until very recently. In fact, it is very easy to miss this this Neal's Yard watch. Cause you have to incline your head upwards to see the six green figures, each one dressed as though they've stepped out of Covent Garden's rustic past, and ea...

April 29, 2019

I've long wondered what these little green houses would be in London ... First, I thought they would be wartime shelters because it reminded me of Check Point Charlie in Berlin. But it has nothing to do with it ...

Now, there are only 13 tiny green sheds around London a...

April 28, 2019

Located on London’s desirable King’s Road, The Ivy Chelsea Garden is comprised of a main restaurant, extensive terrace and garden, orangery and a beautiful private dining room. Never been inside, but passed by across the street a few times.

This landmark, grade II-liste...

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