• Hometown Tourist #4 - Pizza & Putting in Shoreditch || London

    Hometown Tourist #4 – Pizza & Putting in Shoreditch || London

    August 22, 2018 FrannyMac

    Wow, it’s been a hot minute since I wrote a “Hometown Tourist” post, considering how much I love the idea I’m surprised at even myself… (I think it’s mostly as I’ve done individual foodie or travel reviews of things I got up to in and around London? Well, that’s my excuse and I’m sticking to it!) Anyway, last weekend I decided to use up some of my holiday at work and take a four day weekend to spend a bit of…

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  • La La Land at Rooftop Cinema Club, Bussey Building || London

    La La Land at Rooftop Cinema Club, Bussey Building || London

    July 26, 2017 FrannyMac

    I am, admittedly, my own worst enemy when it comes to films (and TV). I’m that kind of person who’s already Googled the plot outline before I get to the cinema and “TV Show Name Spoilers” after enjoying the first episode. But, one film that I managed to do this with and only want to see it more was La La Land. With that in mind, when my blogging buddy Sophie invited me along to see it at Rooftop Cinema Club at the…

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  • Velvet Lattes at Palm Vaults, Hackney || Food & Drink

    Velvet Lattes at Palm Vaults, Hackney || Food & Drink

    October 10, 2016 FrannyMac

    While you may not have heard of Palm Vaults before, I’d wager that you’d seen it on your Instagram feed at least once or twice. Known best for their brightly coloured lattes, this independent coffee shop tucked away on Mare St in Hackney is quite possibly the most unique place I’ve ever indulged in a coffee. Since the Miami Vice-esque decor was just so gorgeous, I couldn’t help but snap a few photos when Pippa and I took a trip down to…

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  • Roof Top Cinema Club at Roof East, Stratford || London

    Roof Top Cinema Club at Roof East, Stratford || London

    September 8, 2015 FrannyMac

    One thing I love about London is that there is always something to do, even on a rather cold Tuesday evening like the one where I attended the Roof Top Cinema at Roof East in Stratford along with the lovely Michelle at AlexandraLuella.com thanks to Nuffnang. Roof East is located on top of a multistory car park above Stratford Shopping and only a short walk away from the station and is home to a cocktail bar, street food and of…

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