Tag: city centre

Galerias Pacifico, Buenos Aires
“Cambio, Cambio” shout the random guys standing in the middle of the street each spaced around 50 yards apart. This is a familiar sight right next to the best shopping centre in Buenos Aires, Galerias Pacifico. You may wonder...
La Terrasse at Galeries Lafayette, Paris
The most famous department store in Paris with a free view across the city? This is Galeries Lafayette complete with Christmas decorations and the not-so-well-known roof terrace giving a free panoramic view across central Paris. Galeries Lafayette is easily reachable by the metro to either Opera or Chausee d’Antin La...
The Olive Greek Street Food, Leicester
Leicester is going a bit street food crazy right now. Little eateries keep popping up all over the city. One of the most recent additions is The Olive, a small restaurant on Belvoir Street, specialising in Greek cuisine - in particular traditional Gyros. Belvoir Street is becoming a real...

Cafe Coco Tang, Nottingham

Cafe Coco Tang Vietnamese Nottingham
Vietnamese is a cuisine that has so far proved elusive. That is until we stepped foot inside a cafe hidden in the backstreets of Nottingham - Coco Tang.   This place comes in two parts. Entry from the Byard Lane way brings you into what appears to be a coffee shop....
Gelato Village, Leicester
The heatwave shows no sign of ending so to bring our temperatures down a bit, we headed to an ice cream parlour in the St Martin's area of Leicester city centre. Gelato Village came to Leicester in 2014 but it’s taken us until now to discover the place, better...
Eton mess Candy Floss Waffle and Scoop Leicester
Where did all of these suddenly come from? Leicester city centre has become invaded by ice cream and gelato parlours, but is that really a bad thing? Walking around town on a hot day, there’s nothing better than a frozen treat. So we headed to one of these newly...