A Big Day Out in London

Since I am spending so much money on living in London, I am going to try really hard to get around and see as much as the city has to offer me. At the same time, I a ruthlessly exploiting all the “Top 10 Things To Do in London for Under a £10/£5/Free” type articles I can find on Buzzfeed and Pinterest. I could say it was because of the money situation, but actually I really believe that you can either spend a lot of money on experience (let’s hit the Savoy, woho) or very little. The mid-ground is kind of a nothing; the extra money spent doesn’t necessarily equate to any more enjoyable a time, and can keep you stuck in easy, but bland mediocracy.

So to kick this whole thing off, this weekend I managed to squeeze in 3 super fun things, and spent £14 (excluding travel into the city centre) on a Big Day Out. Continue reading

09 May 2015: Manchester City Games

Managed to catch a bit of the Manchester City Games today, which was pretty epic. Yarisley Silva in the pole vault looked immense, and all the athletes absolutely worked it. Especially given the glorious Manchester weather of wind, cold and drizzle.