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Launceston Place

Launceston Place

It seems that in these exciting times, we are more and more gripped by political spectacle.  Although in some cases the worries seemed wholly justified.  Just look at Brexit and the recent White House elections for a start.  Those did not go the way that […]

Rosa’s Thai Cafe

Rosa’s Thai Cafe

Laughing slash sad.  Joy slash unhappy. Hungry slash anger. Apparently I am a bit behind the game as in trendy Shoreditch (well at least too trendy for me) you can be happy slash sad slash angry all at the same time. Well, at least the […]

Aster

Aster

Aster.  Is that a viking?  Sorry, I think my mind is being polluted by the recent computer attacks.  My brain seems to drift as I seem to be thinking of pirates. Maybe because it seems that everyone is being held up by ransomware nowadays.   […]

Caffè Napoli

Caffè Napoli

Coffee, a nicety to have for some (like me), the nectar of life for others.   I am lucky (or not) in that coffee doesn’t really seem to affect me.  That is until I reach maybe 4 or 5 shots.  Then weird things start to […]

Franco Manca

Franco Manca

Value for money.  An often touted phrase. It has almost become a pseudonym for cheap and cheerful.  Not that I’m saying that cheap and cheerful is bad by any means.  I know many, many restaurants which are worth more than you pay for them.  If […]