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Alex Rogers

Alex is a traveling writer, ardent reader and perpetual expat who has lived in Bordeaux, Edinburgh, Paris and is currently based in London writing a book for her Masters in creative non-fiction writing.

Website: http://www.bonvoyagemoncheri.com/


Posts by Alex Rogers:

London Pop Up Screens: London’s Coolest Movie Event!

London Pop Up Screens: London’s Coolest Movie Event!

Fancy a trip to Narnia? Trade in your sofas and Terry’s chocolate oranges this Christmas for a movie screening with a twist at the innovative Pop-Up Screens Christmas grotto. The legendary Pop-Up Screens that saw Londoners enjoying blockbusters throughout summer is back to see us through the season until Christmas Eve. ... Read More

7 British Christmas Traditions For Your London Vacation

7 British Christmas Traditions For Your London Vacation

One of the most exciting parts of traveling is exploring another country, its culture, and its traditions, especially around such a festive time like Christmas. Whether you’re celebrating the holiday season here in London or spending time at home, here are some time-honored British holiday traditions. Grab a yule log or some tasty mincemeat pies and get the fancy party poppers ready. ... Read More

Six Fantastic Museum Exhibitions To Look Out For

Six Fantastic Museum Exhibitions To Look Out For

At London Perfect, we’re excited about the glut of new exhibitions underway this season. Our artful London Perfect apartments are just a wander from the biggest (and best) museums: there’s really no need to trek too far to see the latest art installation. We round-up some of the best displays on offer, including the much-awaited debut of Harry Potter: A History of Magic. ... Read More

Why We’re Obsessed With London’s New Design Museum

Why We’re Obsessed With London’s New Design Museum

Recently relocated to South Kensington after having been in Shad Thames for 27 years, The Design Museum, is now near the Victoria and Albert Museum, the Natural History Museum, and the Science Museum. The new, London Design Museum features temporary exhibits and pop-ups, which are some of the must-see attractions in town. Read on to find out more! ... Read More

Must-See London Art Exhibitions In 2017

Must-See London Art Exhibitions In 2017

Attention all art lovers: it’s time to mark your calendars for the best art exhibitions in London this year! From the magic of Michelangelo’s Renaissance to the pop of Andy Warhol’s 1960s America, London’s museums offer a varied palette of stunning artwork for you to enjoy. We’ve listed some of the top exhibitions to see while in London! ... Read More

Day Trips To Discover The English Countryside

Day Trips To Discover The English Countryside

Can’t seem to get enough of the picturesque English countryside? We feel just the same way! As much as we adore London’s lights and excitement, we also appreciate a nice, relaxing day trip outside the city. Whether you’re craving castle tours, quaint towns, or Roman ruins, you can be sure that England has it all! ... Read More

Don’t Miss this Rare Chance to See Picasso’s Portraits!

Don’t Miss this Rare Chance to See Picasso’s Portraits!

For the first time in two decades, a broad range of Pablo Picasso’s groundbreaking portraits are on display in a comprehensive new exhibition – and it’s right here in London! The National Portrait Gallery’s Picasso Portraits show is insightful and moving, as it covers the depth of emotion and social influence Picasso inspired in the 20th century. Catch it before it closes! ... Read More

“The Vulgar: Fashion Redefined” At The Barbican

“The Vulgar: Fashion Redefined” At The Barbican

London has no shortage of fantastic exhibitions, and for the fashion and social history lovers, the Barbican’s latest exhibition, The Vulgar: Fashion Redefined, is one of the must-see exhibits! Spanning from the Renaissance to the present day, the exhibition incorporates a wide variety of stunning pieces, including 18th-century crinolines to 1950’s evening dresses. ... Read More

Top Ten Cozy Pubs In London

Top Ten Cozy Pubs In London

A visit to England is not complete without curling up in a cozy British pub with your favorite beverage. Thankfully, London is home to some of the coziest pubs you’ll ever find. We’ve picked some of our very favorites across the city that we think are just perfect for warming up after a bit of shopping and sightseeing this winter season! ... Read More

Holiday Fun at Winter Wonderland!

Holiday Fun at Winter Wonderland!

One of the most splendid days out in London is the ten-year-running Hyde Park Winter Wonderland! You can skate in the UK’s largest open-air ice rink, watch the world-class performance of the Nutcracker on Ice, or simply enjoy mulled wine and a bratwurst beneath the glittering lights and festive ornaments. We know you will love this annual, festive attraction as much as we do! ... Read More

London’s Top Holiday Markets

London’s Top Holiday Markets

If you’re visiting London around the holidays, one of the best ways to celebrate the festive season is with a mug of hot chocolate and some roasted chestnuts from one of the picturesque markets. It’s a wonderful opportunity to indulge in some festive eats, as well as the perfect chance to pick up some unique, hand-made gifts that you can’t find anywhere else! ... Read More

“A Christmas Carol” As You’ve Never Seen It Before!

“A Christmas Carol” As You’ve Never Seen It Before!

We’re excited to tell you about a special, one-off rendition of the beloved holiday classic, A Christmas Carol. With a star-studded West End cast and full symphony orchestra, this incredible adaptation will take place on December 19th only at the Lyric Theater in London. It’s the perfect way to kick off the holiday season! ... Read More

The Best Ice Skating Rinks In London This Year!

The Best Ice Skating Rinks In London This Year!

London’s ice rinks are the perfect way to enjoy the festivities this holiday season! It’s a great day out for all the family, and is guaranteed to put a smile on everyone’s face. London does the festive season very well and ice rinks are no exception. Here are our favorite ice rinks this Christmas which we think you’ll love, too! ... Read More

Celebrate London’s History At The Lord Mayor’s Show

Celebrate London’s History At The Lord Mayor’s Show

On November 12th, Londoners and visitors alike will take part in a celebrated tradition dating back hundreds of years: The Lord Mayor’s Show. This annual event attracts thousands of visitors who line the streets, come rain or shine. Make sure you don’t miss this historic, annual tradition! ... Read More

Remember, Remember The Perfect November!

Remember, Remember The Perfect November!

If you’re lucky enough to be in London for Bonfire Night, you will get to enjoy all the festivities of this uniquely British tradition! It’s sure to be a night of incredible fireworks, music, and some delicious, warming winter foods. Read on to find out about the history of this infamous night and where best to celebrate this 5th November! ... Read More

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