Tag Archives: travel

Inside Czech’s Forgotten Castles

The door had been left half-ajar. Stepping inside, I felt the temperature of the air cool suddenly. The last rays of sunlight faded away as I walked deeper through the hallway of the castle, my footsteps echoing across the stone walls.  This was one of the forgotten palaces of the Czech Republic, a quiet and […]

Inside Burberry

Despite being a brand often remembered for it’s stable striped bags and trenchcoats, behind the doors of this incredible designer, there’s so much more to see. At least for me, Soho is the place where you get truffle flavoured lasagne and matcha cakes. It’s the land of strange foods and night life, housing some pretty wacky […]

Best London Bookshops You’ve Never Been to and Amazing Places to Go After!

In a world where customers are often treated as numbers, I find that there’s a special value in the more personal relationship that I can have with independent suppliers and stores I shop from, and this extends beyond items to food and even banks. Today though, we’re talking books 😉 In London, out of all my usual haunts […]

Hand Gestures you HAVE to Avoid While Travelling!

While on a day out with a friend, we must have spent hours taking countless pictures beside the London Eye (I know- I’ve been seeing it almost ceaselessly for the past 11 years and yet still act like a tourist when it’s around). Soon enough, the poses we made varied and varied, until we were […]

The Secrets of Hampton Court Palace

While I won’t be able to travel to the court of Henry VIII in the near future (though with all the executions that went on I’m in two minds as to whether that’s really such a bad thing…) I most definitely can get that ‘Wolfhall’ experience by visiting his palaces, which- jolly good!- doesn’t involve […]

Come Fly With Me… To Chiavenna

My final travel article in my first “Come Fly With Me” series. Today I take you around Chiavenna, a beautiful valley on the way to St Moritz. Que mountain-fitting ice-cream, charming little streets with perfect views and stunning evening scenery. Join me as I take you around…

Come Fly With Me… To Lake Como

Taking you around the incredibly scenic Lake Como, and showing you all the amazing foods it has to offer…