Wicked…..Jet Lag

Whenever I’m back in London, I like to fit in a West End show if I can. I don’t mind whether it’s theatre or musical, I’m up for either!
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This time it wasn’t just a treat for me, I also took my mum along as a treat for her. My friend booked the tickets and her sister came along as well. We were off to see Wicked, after our sushi dinner.
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As it turns out we were in THE last row of the theatre. If you’re scared of heights this would have been torture for you. The show was fantastic! Well, the parts I was awake for. Having just returned from South Korea I was fighting some serious jet lag.
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The show was one of the longest I have ever been to, which is great as you get more bang for your buck. Unfortunately for me, I was so exhausted I just wanted it to be over. Learn from my mistake, full belly, late show and jet lag equal a no-no. Rest up well so you can enjoy every minute of your musical experience.

A Chocolate Affair

Down the meandering little alleys of Brighton, you can find yourself at a small chocolate haven. This delicious paradise is aptly named Choccywoccydodah!
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Amazing pieces of chocolate artwork greet you in their window and inevitably entice you in. It’s a small shop with no lack of visitors, so squeezing pass other admirers without knocking anything over is a risky little game. The detail and intricacy of their work is just fantastic. I went around the whole shop twice and I could have easily done it another two times, I was so awestruck by their masterpieces.
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Of course the smell of chocolate is thick in the air, so if you’re a chocolate lover, this is definitely your heaven. I picked up a present of chocolate covered popcorn for my friend. There were a few jelly babies thrown on for good measure.
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At the register, I spoke to a couple of friendly staff members who told me a little more about their work (and gave me chocolate!). They make everything at a nearby studio and bring it over to the shop. On the days they’re not delivering to the local shop in Brighton, they take fresh stocks up to their London branch.
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If you’re a chocolate lover, an art lover or you just like seeing super awesome, cool, amazing things, you should definitely check out Choccywoccydodah when in Brighton or London. There’s even a cafe where you can take a load off and enjoy some delightful treats. Brownies, milkshakes, sundaes, take your pick! May chocolate be with you 🙂

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