Although life in Cambridge is wonderful, and I am equally in love with my friends and my work, sometimes I have to leave the bubble. So after hearing about a secret cocktail bar in Soho with a children's literature inspired menu, my partner and I figured we might as well go for a cheeky day … Continue reading A Day Trip to Soho
When life in a Cambridge college gets too claustrophobic, chances are high that you are going to go on a day trip to the nearby village of Ely. (Pro-tip: Saturday return tickets are only £2!) Ely is an adorable, pictoresque little village. It's very small and very, very English. After doing the prerequisite touristic wander … Continue reading Peacock’s Tearoom – Ely
After 5 months of absolute radio silence, this blog is back in action baby! It's a new dawn, it's a new day - and there's some new plans.
Wait - Prague? Yes Prague! Last week has been awfully quiet on this blog (but not on our Instagram or Facebook *hint hint*), because my lovely partner whisked me away to lovely, wonderful Prague. This city y'all. It's so gorgeous and romantic, and the cultural history is just such a quintessential aspect of it all … Continue reading Cafe Savoy (Prague)
Oh dear reader, there's a little bit of a gap on the blog here, and I'm sorry. The thing is that the previously mentioned exciting developments are still...developing, I went to the first SYP Scotland conference, and we went on a wee trip down south. The conference was wonderful; I went to talks on publishing, … Continue reading Whoops, I went away
So here we stand, at the eve of a new year. With all its promises and uncertainties. I have taken some time off from the blog and will be back in action in the new year. And just in case you were worried that I'd somehow fallen off of the giant turtle's earth disc, I've … Continue reading To the Road Ahead
Boom! We're now a travel blog! My partner and I went home for the holidays and after all the Christmas market bacchanal we decided to get a nice cup of calming tea. Since we were at the centre of Köln one of the main places to visit would be Café Reichard, so we decided to … Continue reading Café Reichard (Cologne)