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La Marine

la marine paris canal saint martin
Paris is an expensive city, no question. Where can you enjoy a quality French meal without breaking the bank? Well, there is hope in the form of the Prixe-Fixe menu at La Marine beside the Canal St-Martin. Lunchtime in Paris is arguably the best time to enjoy a proper bistro...

Diwali, Leicester 2018

Diwali, Leicester 2018
This introduction is one of the hardest that I’ve ever had to write. Over the past 24 hours a tragic accident involving Leicester City Football Club owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha has dominated the headlines. As a Leicester fan of over 20 years this news has hit me hard, as it...

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 miss the spa - SPA in huge letters above the door is a slight giveaway, plus there’s an old bell outside, perhaps the original ‘Ye...

Kitchen W8

Kitchen W8, London
Where in London can you get a three course lunch for £28 with a Michelin Star? The answer is this place, Kitchen W8. I’m a big fan of Phil Howard (previously of The Square, now Elystan Street) who part-owns Kitchen W8. Looking through the menu, you can see glimpses...