Tokyo

Five Things I Loved About Harajuku, Tokyo

Just like Gangnam in Seoul, Harajuku in Tokyo reached mass western awareness thanks to a very annoying pop tune. Gwen Stefani writhing around with four Japanese mates singing a bastardised version of a tune from Fiddler on the Roof is…

London

The Beginner’s Guide of Where to Shop in London’s West …

  I know the streets of the West End pretty well after almost seven years of living in London; so it is super rare that I actually spend a day in the area, rather than powering through it with my…

Disneyland Paris

The Four Biggest and Best Thrill Seeking Rides at Disneyland Paris

  My main priority when visiting Disneyland Paris was to wear Minnie Mouse ears, spot some princesses and see Sleeping Beauty’s castle. It has a reputation of being an attraction for children, but the park has some huge thrill rides…

Paris

Staying in Beautiful Montmartre, Paris

On my first trip to Paris, I stayed in Montmartre. Accommodation was organised by my friend who has been there before, I just kind of tagged along for the ride, put the address into Citymapper and navigated the Metro to…

Disneyland Paris

How it Feels to Visit Disneyland For The First Time – by Charlie …

I’ve seen the Terracotta Warriors and Sydney Opera House. I once met Benedict Cumberbatch. My favourite book has been made into a TV series and is to be screened on Channel 4 THIS WEEK. But I have never, ever been…

The Things I Don’t Write About

I recently had a conversation with a friend about whether you can be a blogger and maintain your privacy. She asked me if there’s anything I wouldn’t write about and I answered an unequivocal ‘yes’ because as much as I…

I’m Going to Disneyland and I Need Themed Outfits

Mickey Mouse Jumper / Sequin Mouse Ears / International Mickey Tee Aristocats Backpack / Minnie Mouse T-Shirt / Snow White Clutch Minnie Mouse Graphic Tee / Ursula Crossbody Bag / Pizza Disney Naps T-Shirt Finally, after years of waiting, I am actually going to Disneyland.…

Finding Inspiration in the Little Things

I’ve got that feeling again where I need things to be shaken up. I fancy change, but not of the big life-changing, quit-my-job-to-travel sort like I did last year (although that is always tempting); more of the small tweaks and updates…

London

Going ‘Out’ Out

I’m wearing: Top – Matalan / Jeans – River Island / Rings – ASOS / Trainers – Superga Readers, I’m struggling. My skin has broken out, I can’t seem to grab enough sleep and my insides feel like they haven’t…