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Oh my!

After choosing the perfect cupcake, I head towards Buckinham Palace, 'cause, I mean, you never know right..? And there she is, Queen Elisabeth, ready to head out for some.. ehh, whatever Queens do.. so I stop her, risking my life; the dude in the back seemed a bit anxious.. She takes a quick look at me, darn, my hair is a mess, my clothes are no way near regal standars, and she is flashing all sorts of pins and medals.. In some way hyptnotized (by the cupcakes?) she lets me have the shot..   I leave her seeing Barack Obama approaching..London is THE place to be. Really.   ...

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Cheers mate

It's amazing being a tourist, taking pictures in front of the monuments and statues, feeling the freezing air on your face, enjoying the lights, cute shops, people from all over the world.. incredible how many Italians, they are everywhere! Relaxing in a cosy pub with a beer and some fries. Although, asking for a lager they brought me the classic Italian Peroni...

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The Queen!

I am in London!! Just got off the Heathrow express, jumped on the tube to Earl's court and checked in to the hotel. Planning the day; my man wants to go down memory lane, having lived in London before, my daughter wants to find a copy of the engagement ring William has given to Kate, and me...

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Buon appetito!

Milano is, naturally, full of wonderful restaurants, trattorie and great winebars that I would love to recommend. Basically every saturday you can find me in the Trattoria Tagiura in via Tagiura. It's a family owned restaurant that opened in 1963. Arriving, Signora Tullia greets you with a big smile offering lots of daily, simple, but tasty dishes in a warm and cosy environment.. It's really hard not to go for the homemade tiramisu or chocolate cake for dessert, you need a pretty strong character for that...

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