• Aux Merveilleux du Fred
    French

    Aux Merveilleux!

    Discovering Aux Merveileux on Old Brompton Road is like finding a portal into another world. Yes, it’s London. Yes, it’s rush hour, but stepping into Aux Merveilleux is like walking into a sweet, buttery, steamy, caffeinated corner of Paris on…

  • With the memory span of a goldfish and an aversion to school French, I'm learning to parlez Francais all over again.
    French

    Learning French (again)

    Here I am learning French (again). I’ll start by saying that even though I possess a GCSE in French I have the memory span of a goldfish. I remember very little of the French I learned in school other than…