Tag: italy

mercato metropolitano london pizza
Tucked away in the Elephant and Castle, just off Borough High Street, sits Mercato Metropolitano. A food court with a range of stalls spanning a range of cuisines from all around the world. Braving the post-work crowds, we wandered in to check it out. 
Gordon Ramsay Lemon Pizza
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4pGHLv5a1jg Gordon Ramsay, Gino D’Acampo and Fred Sirieix recently took a journey through Italy, France and Scotland - with hilarious consequences. The show, broadcast on ITV, was like cookerys answer to Top Gear.   During a...
Miniatur Wunderland
If you’re looking for the world’s largest model railway, you will find it here in Speicherstadt, Hamburg. A large stretch of warehouses by the docks of the river Elbe. This is home to Miniatur Wunderland, where the best things really do come in small packages.
Gelato Village, Leicester
The heatwave shows no sign of ending so to bring our temperatures down a bit, we headed to an ice cream parlour in the St Martin's area of Leicester city centre. Gelato Village came to Leicester in 2014 but it’s taken us until now to discover the place, better...

The Pisa Mover

Pisa Mover
So, what's the quickest way to get from Pisa Galileo Galilei Airport to Pisa Central Station? Well, the answer is The Pisa Mover monorail system. We had been waiting ages for the stretch of train line between the airport and the station to be modified into the brand new...
Trofie Pasta with Genovese Pesto
This takes me back to my time in Liguria, Italy. In particular the city of Genoa, famous of course for it’s vibrant green pesto. Trofie also is a native pasta to the city and is unbelievably easy to make - have a go, you’ll love it!

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 ham and salami that we unearthed throughout our tour. That said, we hadn’t actually been to a proper delicatessen shop yet. Step forward the famous...
Santa Maria novella
So you've landed at the main train station in Florence, Santa Maria Novella. How on earth do you get to the city centre? Well wonder no more! This video shows you how to get from the platform area at Santa Maria Novella directly to the Piazza del Duomo. It...
San Lorenzo Market Florence
San Lorenzo Market in Florence is one of my absolute favourite markets. This footage was shot in July in the height of the Tuscan summer during our stay in Florence. Apologies if the video is a little shaky in parts or a little quick - this was my first...
piazzale michelangelo
So it's your first time in beautiful Florence and finding your way around some of the best vantage points is proving tricky. Yep, we've all been there. I filmed this short video on the walking route from the Ponte Vecchio, in the heart of the city, up to the...

Grom, Turin

Grom, Turin
Grom Turin (Various locations) Italy really is home to the best ice cream on earth. Turin though has a reputation for being quite cold and famed of course for it’s winter sports. So how popular was ice cream going to be in this part of Italy? Well fortunately for us the...