The Maharaja's Retreat Nottingham

The Maharaja’s Retreat, Nottingham

The Calcutta Club is a restaurant in Nottingham that has been on our radar for a while now. Due to the insane...
Nottingham Hilton

Celebrating 100 Years of Hilton

One of the most recognisable hotel chains worldwide is officially 100 years old this week. To mark the celebrations, each and every...
NCF £1 Comedy Night at Canalhouse, Nottingham

NCF £1 Comedy Night at Canalhouse, Nottingham

Comedy in The Midlands is now becoming a regular outing for us here at Artisan Traveller. Having experienced the professional scene at...
Funhouse Comedy at Bartons PLC

Funhouse Comedy at Bartons PLC

It’s safe to say that we are fully immersed into the UK comedy scene. The intimate gigs in the bars and pubs...
Cafe Coco Tang Vietnamese Nottingham

Cafe Coco Tang, Nottingham

Vietnamese is a cuisine that has so far proved elusive. That is until we stepped foot inside a cafe hidden in the backstreets of...
Ye Olde Bell Spa

Ye Olde Bell Spa

After a wonderful nights stay in the hotel, we checked out and headed the short distance over the courtyard to the spa. You can’t...
Dining at Ye Olde Bell

Dining at Ye Olde Bell

Our first night at Ye Olde Bell came with a three course meal in the St Leger Bistro-by-the-Bar. Usually, guests would dine in the...
Ye Olde Bell Hotel, Retford

Ye Olde Bell Hotel, Retford

Hotels have become a bit of a specialist subject for us in recent weeks. After beginning at Sketchley Grange and enjoying dinner at The...
The Nature Valley Nottingham Open - Final Stages

The Nature Valley Nottingham Open 2018 – Final Stages

It’s hard to believe that the tournament is nearly over. Covering The Nature Valley Nottingham Open 2018 has been nothing short of a pleasure....
The Nature Valley Nottingham Open 2018 Round Two

The Nature Valley Nottingham Open 2018 – Round Two

The media room was rammed this morning. A huge collection of cameras, laptops and even suitcases - who brings a suitcase along to a...
Nottingham Open Round One

The Nature Valley Nottingham Open 2018 – First Round

Today, the sun is out and so are the top players. Centre Court is open to the paying public and a stacked card features...
Nature Valley Nottingham Open

The Nature Valley Nottingham Open 2018 – Qualifying Rounds

With Wimbledon on the horizon, the focus lands on the pre-grand slam grass court tournaments. The tournament local to me is one that I...