Your FRI: Battersea Park
Love it because…There’s a river, a pagoda, a zoo, water fountain, skating and cycling path, the list goes on.
Your FRI: Cliveden House
During the warmer months, head down to the river and you can rent a boat for an hour for £35 and motor along the river…pretty fab family fun. They also rent out period cottages along the river, a good escape with friends.
Your FRI: Battersea Park Fireworks
I always think this is a great time of year to be a Londoner; I'm specifically look forward to hitting up the Battersea Park Fireworks on Saturday night to celebrate Guy Fawkes with friends.
Your FRI: Londonfields Lido
Swim during the winter at Londonfields Lido.
Your FRI: London, SOUTH BANK
I love South Bank in London - it's a great walk on a sunny weekend afternoon. There are lots of cafes and restaurants, it's fun and vibey and great if you have people visiting London.
Your FRI: NY, MUSEUM, EL MUSEO DEL BARRIO
Your FRI: Paris, Park, LA FORET DE FONTAINEBLEAU
Close to Paris (about 30 minutes south), where you can walk, climb and so on. It is one of my favourite nearby getaways.
Your FRI: London, Exhibitions, BARBICAN
Your FRI: London, Museum, THE WALLACE COLLECTION
Your FRI: NY, MUSEUM, NEUE GALERIE
Your FRI: HONG KONG, TRAMLINES
Hong Kong is great for amazing views so a tram ride is a cool experience.
Your FRI: Brooklyn, NY, Music, UNION POOL
Your FRI: Brooklyn, NY, Park, BROOKLYN'S PROSPECT PARK
Designed by Frederick Law Olmsted, who also did Central Park, it has all the beauty and grandeur of Manhattan’s most famous park, but its trails are less groomed, so you really get the sense of being out of the city.
Your FRI: Rome, THE NATIONAL GALLERY OF MODERN AND CONTEMPORARY ART
Your FRI: Rome, MAXXI MUSEUM
Designed by Zaha Hadid. When I visit the Maxxi, I always make a beeline for the bookshop.
Your FRI: Rome, Swim, FORO ITALICO SWIMMING POOL
Next to the Olympic stadium in the north of the city.
Your FRI: Rome, Gardens, VILLA MEDICI
Go for an early morning walk around the Villa Medici, which has beautiful gardens. In the afternoon.
Your FRI: London, Theatre, ALL MY SONS - APOLLO THEATRE
Completely knocked me sideways. It was so powerful I cried unashamedly for the last 40 minutes.
Your FRI: London, Park, HAMPSTEAD HEATH
Your FRI: NYC, THE METROPOLITAN MUSEUM OF ART
Your FRI: NY Theatre Musical, KISS ME KATE
Your FRI: NY Theatre Play, SKYLIGHT - DAVID HARE
Your FRI: BROOKLYN BRIDGE ICE CREAM
Walk the Brooklyn Bridge and on the other side grab an ice cream.
Your FRI: TATE BRITAIN
My favourite place in lONDON IS TATE BRITAIN. tATE MODERN'S LESSER FAMOUS SISTER, IT IS MUCH QUIETER AND CALMING AND HAS A FABULOUS MIX OF BOTH MODERN (TRACEY EMIN, DAMIEN HIRST) AND MORE TRADITIONAL ART (JW WATERHOUSE'S 'lady of Shalott'). Plus it houses my favourite of hockney's work 'Mr and Mrs Clarke and percy'. AND IT'S FREE.