After a fairly quiet July and August spent in London, catching up on the blog (but mainly catching up on Gilmore Girls, let’s be honest…), September kicked off a new season of travel. I went to France, Spain, Austria, Italy, Greece and I am about to fly back to Italy next week, then to Portugal and Poland. I say this again and again, but one thing I miss when travelling is eating out in London. I try to keep up with all the new openings, but it’s hard in a city where the restaurant scene is constantly changing.
One of the few restaurants I had the chance to visit recently is the Cambridge Street Kitchen in Pimlico. I was there for brunch a few weeks ago and loved the space, but most of all the coffee and food. So here’s my review of their brunch menu…I hope it will inspire you to visit Cambridge St Kitchen soon!
In June I had the pleasure to spend two days at Belmond Le Manoir aux Quat Saisons, an award-winning hotel and restaurant in heart of the Oxford countryside. Le Manoir, part of Relais & Chateaux, is one of the most luxurious and magnificent country hotels in Britain. Located in the small village of Great Milton, less than two hours away from London, Le Manoir is the perfect destination for a romantic and relaxing weekend away from the city.
After a busy Spring, I decided to take it easy this summer and spend more time in London, exploring the city, catching up friends and of course eating out. I eat out in London a lot and one of the best meal I had in the last two months was a Chinese feast at Min Jiang in Kensington. This restaurant, on the 10th floor of The Royal Garden Hotel, was a wonderful discovery and I am happy to share it with you.
I was invited to Min Jiang along with… Continue reading