It’s great to be home after trotting around Europe for a few months. Indulging my wanderlust has been exceptionally fantastic for the soul and an efficient way to cross off heaps of stuff off the old bucket list, but it wasn’t too crash hot for the bod. After getting stuck into artigianale gelato (handmade gelato created on the premises), authentic Margherita pizzas, baklava and Spanish tapas washed down with sangria, by the time I reached London I was gagging for a green juice, veggies and super foods.
London you ask? Aren’t the poms all about greasy, heavy pub food and a pint (or several)? Well yes, that part is very much alive in good old London-town. But London is also a haven for the health food fanatic! This city is thriving with nutritious cuisine, if you know where to look…
My favourite places to eat, detox and chill out were:
Neal’s Yard Wild Juicery – 16a Neal’s Yard, Covent Garden
Hidden in the shop-filled alleyways of Covent Garden, Wild Juicery can be found in the lively and colourful square called Neal’s Yard. This place is heaven in a young coconut shell. They offer delicious cold-pressed juices, smoothies brimming with super foods and a range of healthy and raw snacks for the rumbling tummy.
After perusing the menu, I settled first on the ‘Berry. How did I get to be so Supercharged?’. Continue reading