Burgess Park was re-transformed in 2012 with a beautiful lake, kids playing fields and an extension that now includes BMX park. This is fastly turning out into a favourite spot in the park. On dry crisp nights I can come here and watch the
What I love about this area is that it also allows me to travel without leaving the country. My little secret on the Old Kent Road is the Moroccan Cafe. Well not so secret now. Don't say I never tell you anything. This is a dentist's nightmare and Bee's haven of course! French speaking Moroccans will tell you a story or two if you stick around for a cappuccino and the freshly baked cakes and baklava on view. Not that I need that much arm twisting, considering the colourful delights of Arabic and French baking that is always enticingly on display. In addition to the cafe, right across the street is an Ethiopian restaurant that would have Gordon Ramsey swearing like a sailor at just how tongue bitingly good the food here is and that includes the vegetarian option too. Ahhh. Welcome to my happy place. Just don't go revealing my little secret spots to anyone.
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