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The Shard

One of the things Kathleen kept mentioning she wanted to do since she came to London this time was The Shard. I booked it for a Saturday evening, beforehand swinging in to have dinner at the Hotel Chocolat restaurant, Rabot 1745. Our journey up to the 72nd floor was timed just before the sunset over […]

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Magic Lantern Festival

Technically not a date, as neither of us had confessed to liking each other, but it was certainly a great thing to do together and we got to know more about one another. Taking place at Chiswick House and Gardens, the Magical Lantern Festival was a festival of light celebrating the Chinese New Year. You […]

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Live At The Chapel

After our visit to the Creme Egg Cafe, we headed to Islington where Kathleen introduced me to┬áVietnamese food in the form of pho. Then it was time for another first for Kathleen; a British comedy gig! Union Chapel is a great venue that I’ve visited several times when The Invisible Dot has put on evenings […]

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Cadbury Creme Egg Cafe

It was nearly Easter (okay, several weeks before the egg’d holiday) and Cadbury’s decided to do a pop-up shop in Central London based on the British classic, the Cadbury Creme Egg. Kathleen and I were in the line for 45 minutes before we were let in to buy a Creme Egg Toastie. Two slices of […]