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a bit about Felisa
What do you do and why do you do it?
Office Manager; because i need money to live, and also, admin is my thing. Love me a good spreadsheet, and some organised files.
What’s the worst job you’ve ever had and why was it so effing bad?
Social Media and Marketing Exec, I lasted a week. I just didn't get on with my boss, and the work environment was whackkkk
Were you born and raised in London? If not, where did you grow up and what brought you to London?
Born and raised baby!
What’s your current hood in London and what’s the best/worst thing about it?
Kentish Town. The best thing about Kentish, is that its small, quiet, and quaint. The worst, is that its changing rapidly, and becoming a lot more popular. We have 4 coffee places on one street!!
What kind of music do you listen to and what kind of music do you absolutely HATE?
I listen to everything, but i really couldn't live without Soul or Disco. I hate Dance, and House.
You’re broken hearted - what tracks does your heartbreak playlist consist of?
Definitely; Hopelessly devoted to you - from the Grease soundtrack! As well as some rancheras, so i can drown my sorrows with tequila
Name the best TV shows of all time, and what makes them so good?
Law and Order SVU, it's my guilty pleasure. It's the same thing all the time, but i can't get enough of it. Colombo, again, same thing... Basically, terrible crime and detective shows.
Name some spots in London that are good for a Tinder date.
Take your dates to Wellcome Collection, anything in there is bound to strike up a conversation, discuss deep issues, and find out if they're a bit of a mug.
Who’s your hero and where in London would you take them out for a serious hang?
My hero is my brother (cheesy, i know! But why lie?!) We hang out anywhere, usually Comic book stores.
Where do you buy those fabulous clothes of yours?
I shop anywhere and everywhere, as long as i like it, it doesn't matter where its from! Monki is my go-to place.
What’s the area/ spot in town you’ll never be caught dead in?
Egg London. It was right by my secondary school, and the things i've seen..
What’s the thing you LOVE to do in your city that you never get to do?
Pub lunches, i love them, and am always too late for them :(
Where do you go in London for a casual night out?
Jazz Cafe, or Gabeto. I usually tend to go to random events too.
Where would you go in London to celebrate some freaking good news?
The same places I'd go for a casual night out, Jazz Cafe, or the Cuban. Just because, they're decent, and i like the music.
What’s your choice of transportation in London and why?
The Tube! It's easy, and quick.
What are the London spots a first-time visitor can’t miss?
Brixton Village, Soho (of course), all the usual places (because you have to at some point!)
What are the London spots tourists should run from screaming?
Camden Market, and the M&M Store. Camden Market is too busy, and why do you need to go to the M&M store?!
Tomorrow’s your last day in London. How do you spend it?
With my family and friends, eating and drinking!
What’s your favorite vacation city in the world and why?
Barcelona; It's got a beach, nightlife, quirkiness, art, and i speak Spanish.