Best apps for London – download before you go!

best apps for London

Last updated October 2020 Once you have booked your flights, planned your itinerary and sorted out your accommodation for London, don’t forget to download some handy apps to your phone. There are thousands of London apps to help you with everything from navigating the tube to booking theatre tickets. I have chosen my favourite and […]

Tips on moving to London – keeping your family safe


Keeping our family safe and healthy was our number one priority when we moved to the UK. Apart from our own concerns, we also had to manage those of friends and family.  They were (and are) naturally nervous due to the widely reported attacks on the public in the British capital since 2005. But having […]

I speak Australian


If asked what my native language is I’d automatically respond – English. Lately I’ve realised that’s not entirely true. I speak Australian English. Yes there is such a thing and despite attending university in the UK and also working in several major American corporations over almost 20 years it seems you can take the Aussie […]

Tips on moving to London with small children – building a network

Sandpit fun at playgroup

A big concern for anyone moving countries, let alone with small children in tow, is whether you will be able to find and build a network of friends. I’ve been solo parenting in London while my husband is back in Australia for business and family reasons for over a week and the thought of this would […]

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