New brunch menu you HAVE to try

If you go out for drinks in Oxford, you have probably had a tipple at The Oxford Wine Cafe, or at least know someone who had.

But did you know that the cafe can not only give you hangovers (I mean, the wine is so good you just can’t help yourself!), but also cure them?! Continue reading “New brunch menu you HAVE to try”

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Acanthus Restaurant – The Randolph Oxford

Why you should treat yourself to a dinner at Acanthus Restaurant

As you might have already seen on Insta, I have recently celebrated my 27th birthday, and my lovely husband, instead of just taking me out for dinner, surprised me with a mini getaway to The Randolph Hotel.

We had the dinner in the hotel restaurant – Acanthus, and I was so impressed that here I am, writing this! ๐Ÿ™‚ Continue reading “Acanthus Restaurant – The Randolph Oxford”

10 reasons to visit The Coconut Tree Oxford

My friend Alice and I checked out this new place at St Clements – The Coconut Tree – and I can say for sure, you should check it out too!
Here are a couple of reasons why you justย have to go there for cocktails and dinner.

1. The Coconut Tree is the only Shri Lankan restaurant in Oxford

Goat Curry coconut tree Oxford

Everyone needs to give Chinese and Indian takeaways a break once in a while! Continue reading “10 reasons to visit The Coconut Tree Oxford”

A walk in Christ Church Meadow

The other day Ben and I were lucky to go for a walk in Christ Church Meadow with a wonderful photographer Roxy – @21gramsphotography.

She actually found me on instagram and offered us a romantic shoot – and if you know me, you’d know that there is no way I’d say no to a photoshoot! You’ve heard about the proposal, right? ๐Ÿ™‚

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When I re-visited the Ashmolean

You can live in the most beautiful city in the world, but with the busy daily routine, you might find it quite hard to enjoy all the cultural treasures right on your doorstep.

However, as soon as you have friends or family coming over, you know it’s the time to do some museum outings.
Ashmolean museum Oxford Polina Skrebneva

My cousin came to Oxford for a visit, which was a great excuse to go and re-visit the Ashmolean Museum.

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Beautiful Oxford

No matter which part of Oxford you live in, there always will be a park nearby.
I live five minutes walk from Hinksey Park, which has a lake, a boating lake, tennis courts and even an outdoor pool.
The other day I was running in the evening and just got a little overwhelmed by the beauty of nature around and how lucky I am to live in a busy city, which has some very beautiful and peaceful places.
Obviously, I decided to take some panoramic shots on my phone.

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