The afternoon tea experience is an English institution and hands-down almost every tourist partakes of it at least once during an initial visit to London. I am one of those who keeps on partaking! I moved here years back and I still adore the whole ritual […]
You’ve decided where you want to go – now is the fun part: planning where to sleep, what to look at and how to stuff your face. Hopefully, these Essential Bits will lead you to the unmissable bits to any place you venture for the first time or the twentieth.
When I think of things to do in Chamonix in summer, I still envision everything white – skiing, snowshoeing, snow, snow, snow. The top of the peaks might still be frosty white, but most of the ice crystals have melted to reveal verdant valleys and […]
Travel is all about expectations, right? One person tells you a destination is fabulous and you arrive to find the opposite and vice versa. It’s all subjective and, no matter whose opinion you trust, travel is truly an individual pursuit. When I landed on the […]
Everyone throughout history has wanted the Algarve – from the Phoenicians to the Romans, the Visigoths, the Moors, the Spanish up to the modern day slicer, aka golfer! In my opinion, there are three reasons why this tiny bit of the world was so attractive. Geography […]
Sundays are sacred in this Belgium city. Most of the shops are closed and students go home to have lunch with their parents. Still in a city as vibrant as this, you don’t need shops or students to have a fantastic day and find loads […]
Not all of us are lucky enough to sip a Pomada in a cave overlooking the Mediterranean on Menorca. Some of us live in London, but we can bring a little of that Southern European sentiment into our daily lives with just a sip of these […]