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Photo essay of Portobello Road Market, London

I love a good market, whether it’s just for a browse or (usually) to enjoy food and other treats of the marketplace, hence making an effort to visit those of home – like Borough Market – and abroad.

On Saturdays, the Notting Hill area of London becomes home to Portobello Road Market, a popular street market renown for its second-hand clothes and antiques and a popular choice for visitors to London. Continue reading Photo essay of Portobello Road Market, London

A day out in London – Olympic Houses, markets and more

imageIt’s not everyday that my younger sister is able to visit me in my adopted city of London. Nor is it ordinary that the Olympics happen to be in town. So, whilst my parents are jet-setting to Milan, Italy for their wedding anniversary (jealous? I am!) she spent some time with me in the place that I – for now – call home.

Now, I’ve blogged previously about favourite places of mine around London like Borough Market which is open every day during the Olympics. Whilst our day started out there, we soon found ourselves to Continue reading A day out in London – Olympic Houses, markets and more