Tag Archives: London

The California hotel (London) reception desk

  How cool is this?! Photo taken by Gilles Devos, Director of Sales and Marketing at The Dominican (Brussels) Advertisements

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Halal Food Festival pics

Nomaan was at the HFF last weekend, snapping some pics to give us a flavour of what it was like. Looks ace! Spot the Chocomosa stand pic above? More on sweet/dessert samosas coming soon!

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London foodage this weekend: Halal Food Festival

Bit gutted that I’m not in London this weekend, because there is amazing foodage going on. Anyone who lives in/near the city or is heading down should definitely check out one of the big foodie events that are taking place, … Continue reading

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TNBT: boozeless bars

Today’s Guardian (G2) asks “Bars without booze – the next big thing?”. Redemption, a bar in East London (London Fields), was set up by Catherine Salway who left a job at Virgin Media (nice connection!) “to pursue my own idea … Continue reading

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Reblogged: 9 Vintage Vending Machines From a Time When They’d Sell Anything

9 Vintage Vending Machines From a Time When They’d Sell Anything. >> Really good article on the history of vending machines! They were pretty innovative in the past, too. Some really interesting things: The first ever vending machine was invented … Continue reading

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The Edible Bus Stop

(No, I thought that too, but it’s not actually a bus stop you can eat.) The Edible Bus Stop is a community gardening scheme that aims to transform “neglected sites across London’s bus network into valuable community growing spaces”. It’s … Continue reading

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One to watch: fast food fashion

Bompas & Parr have collabo’d with Richie Rich/’Mr Chicken’ to create a line of silk shirts with fried chicken printed all over them. Apparently, Rich’s company Compugrafix makes 90% of the graphic design for chicken shops in London. (This explains … Continue reading

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