The Christmas Lighting at Selfridges London

Since this week London lightened up for the Christmas season. Shops decorated their windows with Christmas trees, reindeers, angels and presents for the festive time. The degrees of taste vary.

In London’s Bond Street some stores decorated their shop windows with tacky and flashing lights which partly really hurt my eyes. Others show more sense of style and put their products in the best possible light.

Christmas Lighting at Selfridges

My absolute favourite Christmas shop windows are the ones at Selfridges. They are a festiveness itself and looking at the shiny decoration feels like already being in winter wonderland.

The whole decoration is kept in pure white and the plain illumination wounded around the pillars and fit branches highlights the pompous building.

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Pret A Manger: Natural Food and handmade Sandwiches

Among all the big food chains in London, Pret A Manger is definitely one of my favourite restaurants. Why? Because Pret creates “natural food” and the best “handmade” sandwiches. Sounds like a good choice for lunch, but is it really?

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London Chocolate Week: Chocalligraphy & Conscious Raw Chocolate Tasting

It’s Chocolate Week in London and there are plenty of melt-in-your-mouth events which you shouldn’t miss until Sunday, when you are a passionate chocoholic. Bea and I picked out two of the sweetest events taking place across the city.

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