Inspiration

A look at what continuously interests and drives me. I often go back to these places and projects for motivation and creative boosts. 

 

Places I love in NYC 🗽

TO EAT

These are mainly places I tend to go and indulge as if it's my last day on earth

ABC Kitchen
Bubby's
La Colombe
Fette Sau
Five Leaves
Habana Outpost
Meatball Shop
Roebling Tea Room
Queens Kickshaw
Smorgasburg
Totto Ramen

TO SEE

My quintessential 'New York'y places without ever going near Times Square

Brooklyn Promenade
DUMBO
East River State Park
Foods of New York
Highline
The MET


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Because I haven't lived there in what is probably 100 zillion light years in NYC, these are reliable links I used to find out neat events, concerts, pop ups and of course, more places to eat and indulge. 

Gothamist
NYMag
TimeOut NYC


Places I love in London🇬🇧

TO EAT

Definitely curated for splurge days. The everyday list will be far too long to cover

The Dairy
Dandelyan
Duke's Brew & Que
Maltby Market
Nambu Tei
Sketch

TO SeE

You'll be in luck if it's not a grey day. Perfect for getting lost and wondering around.

Columbia Flower Market
Primrose Hill Park
Seven Dials
Sir John Soane’s Museum
Wellcome Collection

TO SHOP

Perhaps, to window shop, and pick up great gifts for my nearest and dearest

After Noah
Daunt Books
Labour & Wait
Liberty
Present & Correct


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Find the latest and greatest events, pop-ups, galleries etc down below

Just Opened
Le Cool
Londonist
WeHeart


Places I love in Hong Kong 🇭🇰

TO EAT

These are places I indulge in every time I go home - part nostalgia, part value for money

Cafe Mido
Hui Lau Shan
Kisses Cupcakes
SIFT
Tim Ho Wan

TO SEE

Mostly places to escape the city hustle and breathe some fresh air

Dragon's Back
High Island Dam
POHO
Stanley
 

TO SHOP

平靚正 = cheap, pretty, excellent. You can't go wrong at these spots 

Flower Market
Grana
PMQ
Shanghai Street aka Kitchen Market
 


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When I'm looking for inspiration and things to do, these links help me out

Post Magazine
Sassy
TimeOut Hong Kong