Secret Gardens & City Hideaways

Chelsea Physic Garden: Where To Find London’s Oldest Botanicals & A Secret Café

London’s Café Hideway In The City’s Sweetest Secret Garden


The Fairy Tale Mansion in Twickenham Where You Really Can Play The Princess


There is a lot I could tell you about the history of this place, most of it probably from Wikipedia because I’d had a couple of glasses of mulled wine by the time I finished the day and soooome (most) of it has kind of receded into the bleariness of lovely memories. But I think the pictures definitely speak for themselves… (more…)

The Best Garden Centre In East London Is Also Absolutely Gorgeous


When I stepped into this garden centre in East London, just down the road from Cambridge Heath Station, it was like a breath of fresh air… literally – all the London smog and bits that fly in the air out on the main road were replaced by air that was cool, clean and sweet-smelling. All of this greenery in a completely unimposing warehouse building on Cambridge Heath Road. Step inside to have a look around!