Day Out in Notting Hill

05/06/2018

A couple of weeks ago, I visited Notting Hill with my cousin to spend the day there and explore the streets of Notting Hill and Portobello Road. This post wasn’t actually planned but I had a tonne of photos from the day so I thought I’d compile the best ones and share them in a blog post. There are loads of cute spots in Notting Hill to stop and take photos so naturally that is deffo what we did when exploring the beautiful area!

Firstly, we got off the tube station and was strolling along the side roads following the crowd, as everyone was literally heading to the famous streets of Notting Hill and Portobello, we had a pit stop to take photos of the gorgeous colourful houses and pubs. Notting Hill is actually very famous on Instagram for their colourful houses which makes blogger shoots look that tiny more cuter!

The colourful and lively streets of Notting Hill make it such a beautiful atmosphere to explore and have a look around, and gives off such positive energy and summery vibes. Notting Hill is deffo the place you want to visit during spring and summer as that is when it will be enjoyed the most!

One way to describe Notting Hill has deffo got to be the retro and vintage vibes it holds. I mean the film itself ‘Notting Hill’ was filmed here, there’s not much more to say to be honest. There’s such cool bookshops and vintage record player stores here in Notting Hill, so if that’s what your into then you definitely need to visit here! There’s a super cute retro shop by Farm Girl Cafe which literally blasts the colour blue and white, this shop would also make for a great lil photo shoot as well.

If you love a good brunch spot (like me, lol) then Farm Girl Cafe is definitely the one for you. Farm Girl is one of the most well known brunch spots in Notting Hill, as it offers a wide variety of breakfast and lunch options and has vegan options too! We made a pit stop in Farm Girl Cafe and had some food. I went for an açai bowl with a rose latte and my cousin went for avocado on toast with a rose latte as well. I loved the açai bowl and would deffo go back for it again, but not gonna lie wasn’t very fond of the rose latte as it had a very strong rose taste to it (lol what else was I expecting).

I obviously had to take a flat-lay of the food for instagram because, it’s just too pretty not to! Even though I didn’t like the rose latte as much, the latte art was pretty impressive if I have to say so myself.

After we were done at Farm Girl Cafe, we headed off to Portobello Market to see what was on the stools and explore a bit. I didn’t actually take much photos when at Portobello Road Market as it got too busy too quickly and I didn’t have a chance to take my phone out! However I deffo took a few snaps of the famous vintage store ‘Alice’s’.

There are such cool items and retro pieces sold at ‘Alice’s’ and I deffo had to have a browse. If your into collecting vintage items then ‘Alice’s’ is the perfect shop for you then.

After being done at Portobello Road, we headed off to the insta famous florist of Notting Hill which is the Wild at Heart flower shop. It definitely is worth a visit if your a huge lover of flowers and bouquets, or even if not, visit it just to take a few snaps!

Wild at Heart florist has the most gorgeous floral displays ever, just look at that pretty pink rose branch. They do such amazing bouquets and plants there, it’s amazing!

After leaving Wild at Heart florists we strolled around the streets a bit more (more like finding our way back to the tube station lol) and then headed home!!

That is all for today’s post and I hope you enjoyed reading it! Comment down below if you have visited Notting Hill before!

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55 responses to “Day Out in Notting Hill”

  1. Your outfit is the absolute cutest!! Loving the overalls and your photos from Notting Hill are stunning, looks like a beautiful day ❤️

  2. One of the most beautiful neighbourhoods in London. Your pictures are really beautiful, too.

  3. Iremsu says:

    This place is outstanding , hope you had a lovely time in Notting hill.

  4. Britney says:

    What an awesome looking place! I love all the pretty colors. Your outfit is lovely too.

  5. Oh what cute pics! I actually haven’t visited Notting Hill, yet – However, now I want to go so so badly <3 Have a great June lovely xxx

  6. ofbeautyand says:

    I love your photos and I’d love to visit London again x

    http://www.ofbeautyandnothingness.co.uk

  7. It looks like you had such a great time! All your photos are amazing too! x

    \Joyce

  8. Gemma Louise says:

    I need to visit Notting Hill asap these photos are absolutely lush! x

  9. Notting Hill is the best! Pretty photos x

  10. I absolutely love these photos! Looks like you had an amazing day.
    xxx Lauren

    http://www.laurencarmen.com

  11. I was only here a few weeks ago! Such a pretty place xx

    Brooke | http://www.brookeclarke.com

  12. Absolutely love these photos and the way you edited them 😍 Notting Hill is so pretty, I don’t think I took many photos when I visited so definitely need to go back!

  13. So beautiful! Great pictures to give you the feel of the place.

  14. fayejessica says:

    I am so jealous! I’d love to go here and your photos are incredible.

    Faye Jessica | fayejessica.co.uk

  15. Erin Grace says:

    Your photos are gorgeous! It has always been a dream of mine to visit Notting Hill (honestly would love to live there one day but we will see!) and you have made me want to go even more! Your outfit is so cute too x

    Erin // Everything Erin

  16. No, I’ve never been! Even though I used to live down South, I somehow never got around to visiting Notting Hill! After seeing your pics I have to visit next time I’m in the city 😍

  17. WhyToStop says:

    What a beauty place it is and loved the pictures you have added … interesting post 😊

  18. Greatness Reinvented says:

    Great post and we do love Notting Hill it has some many gorgeous places to check out. Some great photos as well.

    GR | https://www.thegreat.uk

  19. I really really need to visit Notting Hill, it looks beautiful! I adore all of your pretty photos xo

    Char | http://www.charslittleblog.co.uk

  20. Tabitha says:

    I am desperate to get myself to Notting Hill. It’s been on my list of places to visit in London for ages and your photos just make me want to go now! I really want to visit the famous door from the film Notting Hill and now I for sure want to eat at Farm Girl Cafe! Lovely post Ayse.

    Tabitha xx | whattabithaloves.co.uk

  21. milliewood says:

    hey! your blog is so so pretty and I love how colourful your photos are. Followed, keep up the good work xxx

  22. Arielle Tuan says:

    This brought back so many memories of our day in Notting Hill- I had the avocado toast and rose latte at Farm Girl too. I didn’t like the rose latte that much either, but I wanted the picture for instagram! Glad you had a good time!

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  24. Ellie says:

    These photos are stunning and your outfit is incredible! It looks like you had such a lovely day out, really enjoyed this post! x

    http://lifeofellabella.blogspot.com/2018/09/my-staple-skincare-products.html

  25. I went to London in May and I regret not exploring Notting Hill further. We did pop in and we hung out at a park for a little bit but time got away from us and I wish we were able to see more.

    Gorgeous photos! x

    Michelle
    dressingwithstyle-s.com

  26. I love how colourful this neighbourhood is. So lovely! And that brunch looks so tasty and delicious. Thank you so much for sharing this, it has been a pleasure looking through these photos and dream about spring. 🙂

  27. Notting Hill is such a pretty place with all of the different colours and vibe.

  28. S.S. Mitchell says:

    I haven’t been to Notting Hill since I was a child- so scenic! This is making me want to go back for writing inspiration!

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