Showing posts from March, 2014

Cafe Brood's Paella, Borough Market

It is true that sometimes the best things in life are found right at your doorstep. Take paella for example. Whenever I travelled to Spain in the past, I was at a quest of finding the best paella ever. But all the time, I was left disappointed. The paellas that I had in Spain so far were either pale-looking, lacking in ingredients or the rice was half-cooked. Perhaps I didn't go to the right places for paella. But nevertheless, I found the best paella I have ever had - in where else, but Borough Market.  Since I first had the paella at Cafe Brood in Borough Market, I never looked anywhere else. Now, everytime I crave for some good paella (which is at least once a month), I would go there. It may not even be authentic Spanish paella, but who cares? It is what I expected paella to look and taste like, so it's all good for me. Besides, you have a choice between prawn and my ever favourite Spanish chorizo. And for a reasonable price of less than 7 pounds, you'll get a very

One Spring Morning In London

On Wednesday on my way to work, I finally felt like it was spring. The weather was not that cold and at 7 o'clock in the morning, it was already bright. There was something that day that inspired me to take photos of my daily route to work. Yes I think I am lucky to be able to cross the Westminster bridge everyday, passing by two of the most famous landmarks in London.  The Houses of Parliament The London Eye And because I no longer have anything to worry about in the mornings, I have more time to absorb the beauty of my route. From the Westminster tube station, I always take the right exit onto the foot of the Big Ben. It is easier for me as I  don't  have to cross the road.  This is the view on my right. (And on my left would be the London Eye). The side of the road that I always take: Spring is finally here: Ah, I love Spring. tintin x