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Bermondsey: History South of the River

We recently published our London Summer Bucket List, to help us celebrate our remaining time living in London. What we didn’t mention are the logistics to completing such a bucket list. We have fourteen weeks left in London. Removing most weekdays (when work schedules limit the ability to sightsee) and the weekends when one or both of us is out of town, we have eight weekends remaining to see and do everything. On our bucket list are seventeen restaurants, four cocktail...

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Watching an outdoor movie with a view of St. Pauls’s is on our London summer bucket list

London Summer Bucket List

It’s our last summer living in London. While we’ve hinted at this on the site over the past few months, we haven’t been completely transparent about our plans. But it’s not because we’re hiding anything –...

The whole cast of the Durex Do Not Disturb commercial shoot in Sri Lanka

How We Got Cast in a Global Ad Campaign

So, you may remember that we took a sudden, last minute trip to Sri Lanka a few months back. We chalked it up to needing a little tropical weather in the midst of the cold, dreary London winter. We wrote about touring...

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12 Bloggers Pick Their Favorite Restaurants in Europe

When we travel, the first thing we do is research the food. In our opinion (collectively, I know Drew agrees), there is no single worst thing than showing up in a place for a short amount of time and having a terrible...

Corners of the Internet

Corners of the Internet #10

My favorite time of the entire week is 10am on Friday. The end of the work week is blissfully in view, I’ve already been to the gym for the day, and I normally have a hot cup of tea in hand. It’s usually...