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Food and Travel, Uncategorized

Loving the fabulous food of East London

So today I’m heading east to explore London’s vibrant East End. And I’m going on an eating tour – seriously my favourite way to learn about a new area. My Eating London Food Tour started at beautiful Spitalfields Market, where we all gathered on a chilly December day, ready to take in the sights, scents […]

Chewton Glen: Indoor pool
Food and Travel, Travel, Uncategorized

Our dream stay at glorious Chewton Glen

Happy new year everyone! Here’s to a fabulous 2019 filled with incredible journeys, fun times with friends and everything you’re dreaming of! I’ve taken a bit of a blog-break over the festive season (which I spent in India – more of which later), but now eatingcoventgarden is back and there’s so much exciting stuff coming […]

Restaurants, Restaurants in London, Uncategorized

Filipino delights at Yuu Kitchen

So today we’re heading East – something I don’t do very often in London – to the E1 postcode close to Aldgate East tube station. And appropriately we’re going to be trying some Eastern food – Filipino to be precise – a first for me. Yuu Kitchen predominantly serves the delightful food of South East […]

Restaurants, Restaurants in Cape Town, Uncategorized

Our return to Thali: we couldn’t resist

I don’t often blog twice about the same restaurant in the same year and this is the second time I’ve done it this year – we’re heading back to Thali. And it’s no coincidence that it’s two restaurants from the same group. Chef Liam Tomlin is behind both Thali and the Chef’s Warehouse in Beau […]

Restaurants, Restaurants in Cape Town, Uncategorized

Phenomenal food at The Greenhouse in Constantia

I do love a list. Especially a top-10 restaurants list. Oh, the arguments it can cause as everyone fiercely fights for a place for their favourite. It also makes for a brilliant goal – to try out every one on the list. A mission I have chosen to accept. Luckily on the Eat Out Mercedes-Benz […]

Travel, Uncategorized

South Georgia: the land of penguins, seals and explorers

The entrancing wildlife and stories of South Georgia “South Georgia is for those who grew up dreaming of a Garden of Eden where you would walk unharmed among abundant and fearless wildlife in a beautiful wilderness – an oasis of serenity in a world increasingly out of step with nature.” Tim and Pauline Carr, Antarctic […]