Hotel Laurus Al Duomo, Florence

Hotel Laurus Al Duomo, Florence

Location is important in any city when choosing your lodgings. Many times we have ended up taking a 20 minute bus or train into...
Edinburgh Fringe Venues and Shows 2019

Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2019 – The Venues and Shows

The choice of shows to see at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe can be overwhelming at first glance. Over 53,000 performances take place...
Peck, Milan

Peck, Milan

Italy of course is famous for its cured meats and cheeses and by now we were stuffed with some of the best cheese, parma...
bologna italy

A Day In Bologna, Italy

Bologna is regarded as ‘La Grassa e La Dotta’ translated as ‘The Fat and The Wise’ due to the cities' contribution to...
Flixbus, Colmar to Basel

Flixbus: Colmar to Basel

Due to planned SNCF strikes on the day we were due to head back to Basel from Colmar meant that we needed alternative transport....
Le Marche Couvert, Colmar

Le Marche Couvert, Colmar – The Covered Market of Colmar

Colmar does feel like a market town. As we strolled through the town’s enchanting web of cobbled streets, we came across a rather unique...
Red Wine, Le Bar a Vin, Bordeaux

Le Bar a Vin, Bordeaux

Within hours of landing in Bordeaux, we just had to get stuck into the wine culture. You can choose from a whole...
montenapoleone suites milan

Montenapoleone Suites, Milan

Montenapoleone Suites Via Santa Cecilia, 4 Boutique hotels rarely get a look in on our travels. The bigger name hotels normally advertise a deal or two...
Hyperion Hotel, Hamburg

Hyperion Hotel, Hamburg

After our super cool stay at Superbude Hotel and Hostel, we headed over the city to spend our remaining days in a...
Maitre Choux, London

Maître Choux, London

Maître Choux 15 Harrington Road, London Designer cake boutiques are scattered across the capital like confetti. There’s so many good places to pick up your sweet...
The little tourist train of Colmar

The Little Tourist Train of Colmar

City tours can be expensive, especially guided tours. If you have trouble walking or generally can’t be bothered then there is a superb alternative...
Belmond Le Manoir Aux Quat'Saisons Front

Belmond Le Manoir Aux Quat’Saisons

We always end up doing something special for our wedding anniversary - it’s kind of the law. Last year we dined in Knightsbridge at...