Destinations

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.

Best Bits London – Summer Cocktails 2017!

Best Bits London – Summer Cocktails 2017!

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 […]

Fun Things To Do In Menorca, Spain

Fun Things To Do In Menorca, Spain

I think of them as the three Graces – Mallorca, Ibiza, and Menorca: Mallorca is Hera, the biggest and mother of the three; Ibiza is Aphrodite, glamorous and ready for fun; leaving Menorca as Athena, the wise, the knowing, and the gin-sipping. All three Balearic […]

A Bit of UK: Ferries are the way to go!

A Bit of UK: Ferries are the way to go!

I can’t comprehend why the adjective “Jet Set” still equates to being cool. I admit the idea of grabbing a jet to parts known and unknown still has some caché. The reality of air travel is quite the opposite, as we all know. Even if […]

The Art of Seeing

The Art of Seeing

“I don’t want to spend part of my holiday standing in front of a painting!” Having spent practically my entire college career studying art from the world’s great scholars, A little part of me died when my dinner partner uttered those words last week. Then […]

Dubrovnik Tips

Dubrovnik Tips

Dubrovnik is a tourist’s dream and what a perfect weekend it can be – the weather is usually sunny, the food incredible and the hotel a dream. I’ve think these top Dubrovnik tips will let you see the wonder of the walled city, even if […]

10 Great Stalls at Portobello Road Antique Market London

10 Great Stalls at Portobello Road Antique Market London

It’s hard not to compare Portobello Road Antique Market London today with what it used to be, even just ten years ago. Gone are the days when you would see stalls lining the streets with tables laden with knick-knacks next to silver next to china. […]