A hazy afternoon in London, high-rise apartment blocks in the distance, wading through a meadow of knee-deep wildflowers dressed as an astronaut. No, this isn’t a surreal dream; it’s a beekeeping workshop at Woodbury Wetlands with The Local Honeyman. Did you know that you can try beekeeping in the UK capital? There are, in fact,… Read More What’s The Buzz About London Beekeeping?
Two grand macaron cafés sit side-by-side on Paris’ famous avenue, Champs Elysées. Although both Ladurée and Pierre Hermé feature a stylish interior and, most importantly, a delicious selection of macarons, they offer their visitors a very different macaron experience. While Ladurée represents the decadence and grandeur of tradition, Pierre Hermé stands for contemporary elegance and… Read More Macarons of the Champs Elysées
by Bianca Ohannessian Unicorns do exist; you can find them happily grazing on rainbow sprinkles at Unicorn Café in Thailand’s bustling capital, Bangkok. A shimmering sanctuary celebrating cuteness, Unicorn Café is an Instagrammer’s dream in rose-tinted tones. Hidden away in the backstreets of Silom, away from the zooming tuk tuks and traffic jams tooting their… Read More Rockskippers Recommends: Unicorn Café, Bangkok
by Genna AlTai My name is Genna AlTai and I f*cking love cacao. Love it hard. Morning, noon and night. This bittersweet romance got started in January when I noticed that adding it to my morning smoothies not only gave me that much needed jolt in the morning, but replaced my “miserable train to work”… Read More London’s Crazy Cacao Culture
by Bianca Ohannessian A new baking queen has stepped onto the scene in Saigon. Make-up artist-turned-baker Quinn Tran, AKA Quinn of Cake, has partnered with writer and entrepreneur Nick Do to bring a new brand of delicate cakes to the southern Vietnamese city. On a recent visit to Ho Chi Minh City, or Saigon as… Read More Quinn of Cake Takes the Throne, Vietnam
by Alice Mariscotti-Wyatt Meet my Rockskipping mother, Grace. If she were to have a Rockskipper bio it would say something like: Eternally youthful Grace divides her time between historic Winchester and the sun-soaked Algarve, but her soul originates from the Andromeda Galaxy. So early to the wellness trend, Grace pioneered veganism, organic foods and mindfulness… Read More Raw Copenhagen