Man on the Moon and Christmas, too

I found this hidden gem while browsing instagram for christmassy things in London (can you tell that I have Christmas on my mind?). In case you haven’t seen it, I recommend watching the John Lewis Christmas Advert for this year. The “Man on the Moon” story was adorable, and the song is catchy. Watch it…

Hyde Park Winter Wonderland

“Christmas waves a magic wand over the world, and behold, everything is softer and more beautiful” On a whim, I decided that a cold and dreary looking Wednesday night would be the perfect time to make my way across town to the Hyde Park Winter Wonderland. Ok, actually I was once again procrastinating (this seems…

Christmas in Covent Garden

It’s Christmas in Covent Garden! Since Covent Garden is a stone’s throw away from my classes, I visit this place often, especially around lunch time. I love just getting a hot drink and people watching in this area, since it is always crowded. Finally the christmas decorations have replaced the big floating balloons! Once again,…

It’s Christmas Time in the City!

Because England doesn’t celebrate Thanksgiving, I decided that it was socially acceptable to begin my Christmas celebrations right after Halloween. I know, it’s disgustingly early, but I’m still going to do it. And apparently London agrees with me, because lights have been popping up all over town! While avoiding doing any real work, I decided…