My favourite places in London

December 8, 2013

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As you know I blog about things I love on design, travel, events, and food. I work in a 9-5 job in marketing at the moment and am working towards owning my online shop / creative business as soon as possible. today I thought it would be fun to share some of my favorite spaces in London. I love visiting the city as much as possible; it is such a creative, fun city, I always come back feeling inspired!
Getting Creative: 
Firstly, Drink Shop Do is a fantastic creative space. It is a cafe, craft space and shop all in one. It’s right by Kings Cross, so it’s a perfect place to go if you’re waiting for a train or just getting off one!
The Make Lounge is also a fun creative cafe too.
A Great Coffee: 
I love coffee so I really indulge in awesome coffee places when I visit London. One of my all time favorites is Monmouth coffee. They have locations in Borough Market, Bermondsey, and Covent Garden. Their fresh truffles are amazing too!
Where to Relax:
Another great place is the Victoria and Albert Reading Rooms. Right by the V&A museum, it is a perfect place to go to relax and be surrounded by more design after a day of visiting the museums in that area. The V&A Reading Rooms is an awesome place- you can browse the fantastic selection of books with a nice glass of red wine in your hand, as it also has a lovely wine bar.
In the summer months, the Scoop is a great place to visit. It’s an outside sunken amphitheatre which hosts free music, theatre, and concerts. It’s in a great location to have a walk by the river too. Perfect for summer!
Finally, one of my favorite places in London is Primrose Hill. Not only is it a beautiful, relaxing park, it also has a fantastic view over London. Really recommended!
This week’s blog love is from the lovely Hannah of Sparrow + Spark