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A Foodie's Guide to Notting Hill


As I relax into my airplane chair flying over Iceland on my long journey home, I can’t help but reminisce on my time in Notting Hill. 1,113 more words

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Of Burgers and Antiques: A Day at Portobello Market

Portobello Market is one of those places that people always mention in relation to vintage goods. It was also one of the many markets I had wanted to visit but never got round to going to. 845 more words

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Notting Hill: Notting comes from Notting

You might recognize the title from a film called Notting Hill starring Hugh Grant and Julia Roberts. Yes, this film was made in the area Notting Hill and yes, the famous bookshop is still there and yes, you can barely make a proper picture of it as there are always people posing in front of it. 622 more words

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Sunday Sketchblog #108

Quick sketch of the canal from the Ha’penny Steps, which I often cross while walking the dog.

And a couple of sketches from my jaunt to Portobello yesterday which included some… 58 more words

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Portobello Market

Notting Hill is my favourite part of London. From the iconic multi-coloured houses to its in-famous antiques, pretty little cafes to the notorious annual Carnival. If I could live anywhere in London, it would be in Notting Hill. 267 more words

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Aesop's Fables

I was looking around Portobello Market, sometime in October of 2011, looking for something interesting to fix up and found this beauty. She is interesting because she contains two of the same sections. 332 more words

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A weekend in England: London and York

Last week, I had to go to Europe for work and decided to make use of a free weekend and spend it in England. It was so wonderful to be back in the country! 924 more words

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