The following is a guest post. Spoiler alert: This post contains spoilers about Sherlock Series 3.
The following is a guest post. Do you believe in ghosts? Britain has a well-deserved reputation of being the most haunted country in the world. On more than one occasion I have taken a skeptic American back to the land of my birth and visited places on this list and, on each and every occasion, […]
The following is a guest post. Although quite a bit happened in this episode, this review is going to focus on Rose’s attempts to push the occupants of Downton into the Jazz Age. Ever since I started watching Downton, I have been anticipating how the writers would address the age of the flapper.
The following is a guest post. The month of January witnessed a series of new developments for members of British Royal Family which signal a significant (albeit largely quiet) change in how the monarchy will function in the immediate years going forward, especially as the venerable Queen Elizabeth II approaches her 88th birthday and begins […]
The following is a guest post. I love London. When I think about it I get all excited. There’s something dark and dangerous about London, in a Jack the Ripper and British history way; there is something hectic and buzzing about it, in a night out on the town in Soho and getting home on […]
The following is a guest post. Spoiler alert: I’m not sure that this mini-series has anything that could actually qualify as spoilers. However, I don’t hold back on any details I felt were relevant to sharing my impressions of the first episode of Fleming. If you want to watch it without any expectations, don’t read […]
The following is a guest post. Not too far from Greenwich, and just across the water from Canary Wharf and the Isle of Dogs, stands the O2, a destination magnet for entertainment seekers from all over the world. The complex houses the world’s busiest music arena, the O2 Arena, as well as the IndigO2, bars […]
The following is a guest post. Words too familiar, or too remote, defeat the purpose of a poet. From those sounds which we hear on small or on coarse occasions, we do not easily receive strong impressions, or delightful images; and words to which we are nearly strangers, whenever they occur, draw that attention on […]
The following is a guest post. In England, a flapjack is not a thick pancake like in America, but an oatmeal bar made with basic ingredients. A flapjack is quick and easy to make and so delicious!