Watch and vote: A wonderfully emotive short film on the inspiring work of charity, Sydenham Garden

Recently I came across @SydenhamGarden, a small charity in South London who is helping hundreds of people each week recover from mental illness.  Using social and creative activity, Sydenham Garden aims to see people flourish. I got in touch with Tom Gallagher,  who told me all about the garden and the initatives they are working on. … More Watch and vote: A wonderfully emotive short film on the inspiring work of charity, Sydenham Garden

Parisian Street Art: Beware the Kraken — notesfromcamelidcountry

All across Paris you find street art by the same artists so that, even after just a few days, you start to recognise the works even if you don’t know who’s behind them. One artist, who we saw almost everywhere, draws distinctive images of that terror of the world’s oceans, the Kraken. This is less … More Parisian Street Art: Beware the Kraken — notesfromcamelidcountry

Living the fermentation good life in Crystal Palace @4hundredrabbits 🐇

Last night we got to experience @4hundredrabbits in Crystal Palace, one of South East London Journals top reviewed pizza joints. The pizza here is DELICIOUS!!! We went for the Ibérico chorizo and ground aged Hereford beef. 🐄 The seasonal local toppings in these two pizzas compliment each other: a cheesy, tomato, meaty, chilli infused taste explosion on … More Living the fermentation good life in Crystal Palace @4hundredrabbits 🐇

The Street Art Scene in Athens, Greece — Note to Traveler

On a recent trip to Greece, I was stunned by the explosion of colorful walls of jarring graffiti and street art in the Monastiraki, Plaka, Thissio, Exarchia, and Syntagma neighborhoods of Athens compared to just a year ago. The street art scene of Athens has been transmogrified from a niche subculture into a widely-accepted expression […] … More The Street Art Scene in Athens, Greece — Note to Traveler

Donate a coat and help #WrapUpLondon this winter 

Donate a coat at one of eight tube stations* between 7-9 November and help a fellow Londoner stave of the cold this winter.  London’s biggest annual winter coat drive is back. Now in its sixth year, Wrap Up London – brought to you by Hands On London (registered charity 1140291) and William Blair, returns with … More Donate a coat and help #WrapUpLondon this winter