Lavender Fields

On Monday I went with a group of friends to visit Mayfield Lavender Field in London! Location: Even though it’s still in London, the closest train station to Mayfield isΒ West Croydon, over an hour and a half away from where I live on the other side of London. After reaching the West Croydon overground station,…

Princess Diana at Althorp Estate

On Friday I went with my friend Jackie to visit Althorp Estate, the childhood home of Princess Diana. Only open to the public a few weeks out of the year, this huge estate in Northampton was a treat to visit. It is the current residence of Diana’s brother Charles, the 9th Earl of Spencer. Before…

Wimbledon

My day at Wimbledon was certainly an experience I’m not likely to forget any time soon! Decorations have popped up all over London, and it’s pretty much all anyone is talking about! My roommate Ari invited me to go with him, and since tickets can be quite expensive, we decided to try our luck in…

Mewsing About London

I love exploring different parts of London any chance I get. Lately, I have been obsessed with London’s Mews. The term “mews” is a British word used to describe a row of stables, typically with carriage houses on the bottom with living spaces up top. Β Historically, mews tended to have been built around or behind…

Mewsing Around London, Part II

There were wayyyy too many mews to fit in one post, so to avoid overwhelming you with colorful houses, flowers, and overall prettiness fit for a magazine cover, I broke it up into two parts. To catch up on Part I, clickΒ here. So, continuing on with my wanderings aroundΒ London, here is Part II of London’s…