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The Rosebery

The Rosebery

As I continue to be locked in my own country, I took a little staycation and treated myself to something that I normally wouldn’t enjoy.  This was part of my attempt to pretend to live it up overseas and escape, at least for a moment, 

Gymkhana

Gymkhana

Sometimes it is nice to feel a bit of colonial grandeur.  Helps to distract when the gloomy times come by.  Like when you are reminded that the rich and powerful are subject to different rules from the rest of us. Trying to move away from 

Holborn Pie Room

Holborn Pie Room

I usually approach restaurants in hotels with particular caution.  I have been burned too many times before. I suspect that it is because restaurants in such envious positions have a captive market as tired (or just can’t be bothered) hotel guests elect for the closest 

Casa Fofo

Casa Fofo

House Fofo. At least that what my limited Spanish tells me.  Although I thought that “Fofo” was a name that usually gave a pet dog, cat or goldfish.  The fluffier the more apt, which might be challenging for the gold fish. The restaurant was located 

Humble Chicken

Humble Chicken

Humble bragging. This is a term that I find hilarious. Taking these terms in isolation, being humble is not to brag.  To brag is not to be humble.  These contradictory terms lead to the creation of, particularly uproarious statements. I could only hope that Humble