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    New York City Guide: Where to Eat

    brunch of eggs,bacon and chips at The Smith in New York City eat

    We have been to New York a few times now, having done all the tourists spots before, this time was a little more relaxed. From our research before going the main things we wanted to go to were restaurants. Literally all apart from two items were food related. So here are our recommendations for where to eat and drink, all are a little more off the beaten track but so worth it!

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    7 Books to Read Back-to-Back This Summer

    Blonde walks up to the Bodelian Library Oxford University in winter

    Ever since moving to London it feels like we have done more reading than ever. It has become part of our daily routine to read a book on the tube or the overground. Reading is also a large part of how we relax when we are away. Ever since we were children we have always been encouraged to read especially when we went on holiday. One of the best things about going away was visiting the book shop and deciding on a couple of new books to take with you! So here are our pick of books for the summer that we have either read or will be reading.

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    Day Trip to Brighton

    sign of Brighton Pier lit up in cloudy weather

    A couple of weeks ago when the weather was glorious we decided it was time for our first ever trip to Brighton. In typical British fashion the weather decided to be less than its best but that didn’t stop us from having an amazing time and gorging ourselves on some amazing food.

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    A week in Zakynthos

    Shipwreck beach Zakynthos from a boat

    Location: Zakynthos

    So last Monday Alice set off for the Greek island of Zakynthos, or some of you may know it as Zante! My first trip abroad of the year and my first ‘beach’ holiday in years (we tend to do a lot more city breaks). We have been to the Greek islands a couple of times with friends and many times with family. Zakynthos is one of the islands that we have never visited so this was a whole new experience. I was once again travelling with some old friends and we couldn’t wait to see the sun (especially after the cold spell we had in the UK) and relax.

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    Moving to London: One year on

    View of London eye from St James' Park

    So one year ago Alice moved to London to start a screen printing internship. The internship ended in November and both of us are here in the big smoke now. So what have we been up to and what have we learnt?  Read more…

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    Blogs we Love

    We love the blogging community. We have received so much support and love from so many people since the beginning of The Tale of Two Sisters. So we thought we would give some love back! Here are a few blogs that we love to read.

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