The IKEA dining club

Last Saturday 10th of September I happened to find myself wandering around London with a friend that was visiting.

After a morning of markets and fighting the rain, my friend and I decided to head to Shoreditch for a quick peek into the Saturday aternoon Spitafield Market vibes and the area around.

Finally, when our souls were warmed up by a hot drink and about to call it a day and get on a bus to wrap up the perfect day out while viewing the city centre, we bumped into this:

“Wooow!”– I said to my friend – “It’s the IKEA DIY restaurant! The Dining Club or something like that…” Continue reading “The IKEA dining club”


Ya estoy de vuelta del que va a ser el último viaje del verano. Staycation mode on y con mucho gusto, pues estoy ya hartita de aeropuertos y aviones (con todo lo afortunada que sé que soy, tener a la familia dispersa tiene sus inconvenientes).

Pues bien, el último destino ha sido Bilbao. La excusa, el festival de música Bilbao BBK y la intención, conocer un poco más el norte de España.

Back from my last trip of the summer, staycation mode on and really happy about it. This time was Bilbao, on the north of Spain, in the Basque Country or Euskadi, I should say. Romans never got there, so their language, culture and organisations have remained unique, even for the rest of Spaniards. It is also where the Bilbao BBK music festival takes place and the food is mind-blowing.


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