Porto

I recently went to Porto with some friends during the Carnaval holiday. Some places were closed but we still managed to see quite a lot. Highlights included Livraria Lello, an incredibly beautiful bookshop which is said to have influenced the Harry Potter series (JK Rowling lived in Porto for a few years, pre-fame). The staircase … Continue reading

Wedding

I didn’t actually watch the Royal Wedding, but I did go to a British ‘boaters and blazers’ themed picnic the next day to celebrate it (at Shanghai Sculpture Park). We ate strawberries and cucumber sandwiches and drank Pimms. There were in fact two weddings taking place in the park at the time, which meant we … Continue reading