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Fun Things to Do in Chamonix in Summer

Fun Things to Do in Chamonix in Summer

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…

How to make beer without hops

How to make beer without hops

This post has moved, but you can find it at my all Drinks/Travel blog: A Lush Life Manual!

Best Things To Do in Bucharest

Best Things To Do in Bucharest

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…

How to Make Herbs Work in a Cocktail

How to Make Herbs Work in a Cocktail

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How to make a gin change color right in front of you

How to make a gin change color right in front of you

This post has moved, but you can find it at my all Drinks/Travel blog: A Lush Life Manual!

Best Bits Luxury Hotel Review: Four Seasons Fairways, Quinta do Lago, Portugal

Best Bits Luxury Hotel Review: Four Seasons Fairways, Quinta do Lago, Portugal

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…