Alice Archer's City Guide

The French House

“This historic building is in the heart of Soho and was frequented by the likes of Francis Bacon, Dylan Thomas, and Charles de Gaulle. I love meeting friends here for a glass of Prosecco.” -Alice Archer

Address
49 Dean St, Soho, London W1D 5BG, UK
Contact

http://www.frenchhousesoho.com/

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New Covent Garden Flower Market

“Waking up very early for this indoor market in Vauxhall is worth it! It’s a feast for the eyes and here you can buy beautiful bunches of flowers at wholesale prices.” -Alice Archer

Address
New Covent Garden Market, London, SW8 5BH
Contact

http://www.newcoventgardenmarket.com/

The Mae Deli

“This lovely café opened about a year ago and is right next to my studio in Marble Arch. I frequently pop in for a matcha latte or a delicious vegan cake.” -Alice Archer

Address
21 Seymour Pl, Marylebone, London W1H 5BH, UK
Contact

https://themaedeli.com/

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Hotel Claridges

“This beautiful hotel is wonderful for afternoon tea and fancy cocktails. Last year I attended Mrs B’s, 90th Birthday, in the ballroom and it was such a special, glamorous occasion.” -Alice Archer

Address
Brook Street, Mayfair, W1K 4HR
Contact

http://www.claridges.com/

Oasis Sports Centre

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“This is the best outdoor swimming pool in London. It’s open to the public, warm enough all year round to swim in, and is very centrally located in Covent Garden.” -Alice Archer

Address
32 Endell St, London WC2H 9AG, UK
Contact

http://www.better.org.uk/leisure-centre/london/camden/oasis-sports-centre