City Guide: Hayley Bloomingdale on London
May 27, 2016
STAYI live here now but for a staycation I like The Connaught or Claridge’s — if only for the room service scrambled eggs in the morning!
EAT & DRINKBest Place to Grab a Morning Coffee: The Good Life Eatery
Best Spot to Grab a Cocktail: Chuc's in Mayfair, The Berkeley Hotel, or The Pig's Ear for a "pint."
Must-Visit Restaurants: The Ivy Chelsea Gardens, The River Cafe, Casa Cruz and Farm Girl Café.
DOSpots to Get Pampered: Duck & Dry for a speedy blow out, The Bulgari Hotel Spa and the South Kensington Club.
Best Place to Shop: Moda Operandi ;-)
Favorite Activity: Going to Petersham Nurseries for lunch, it's about 30 minutes outside London but well worth the trip!
Tourist Spot You Love: The V&A Museum, I could spend hours there! And the Brompton Oratory.
Souvenir to Bring Home: A bespoke pair of slippers from Tapisserie on Walton Street.
What to Pack