Restaurant Recommendations – St. Ives, Cornwall

A visit to St. Ives in Cornwall is now an annual ritual for us. We went last year, this year and hope to visit next year too! We always choose to stay at Primrose House, as it is close to the beach and train station but still tucked away in a quiet area so you…

Restaurant Recommendations : Las Palmas de Gran Canaria.

If you’re considering a trip to Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, I would strongly recommend the following restaurants for your stay. Most were within easy walking distance from our hotel, Bull Reina Isabel. You can read the hotel review here. Taberna Chica, Playa De Las Canteras Not knowing when we would actually reach our hotel…

Where to Eat well in Tenerife, Canary Islands

We celebrated our seventh wedding anniversary this year with a trip to the Tenerife, the biggest of all of the Canary Islands. We stayed in Puerto de la Cruz, the northern part of the island and our hotel was TRH Taoro Garden. TRH Taoro Garden Breakfast was included in our stay and we swapped lunch…

Where to Eat and Drink well in Bruges, Belgium

Bruges was such a revelation when it came to food. For starters, did you know that Bruges has about 26 restaurants featured in the Michelin Guide? Whilst we only managed to dine in a few places over the course of our long weekend, it was enough to convince us that Bruges has a pretty awesome…

Where to Eat and Drink well in Toronto, Canada

Toronto has a thriving restaurant and bar scene. Some of our favourites and especially recommended venues are listed below. RESTAURANTS Pai This one’s for Thai food lovers. Pai specialises in Northern Thai cuisine. We dined at the Midtown branch, located inside a vast space that used to be a former nightclub. The food was well…

UK Food Guide – Where to Eat and Drink in West Cornwall

Cornwall is a popular destination for foodies, especially for fish and seafood lovers. Below is a small selection of restaurants that we managed to visit and recommend during our trip to West Cornwall. PENZANCE The Clubhouse at the Artist Residence During our stay at The Artist Residence in Penzance, we enjoyed some lovely food and…

UK Staycation – Where to Eat and Drink well in Southampton

We only got to spend a long weekend in Southampton but we made sure each restaurant we visited came recommended so that we didn’t lose precious time on bad meals! Here are some of my recommendations if you are spending a few days or an staying overnight to catch one of the cruises. RESTAURANTS Carnicero…

Staycation at Your Apartment, Clifton Village

During the recent May Bank Holiday, we visited Bristol for a mini-staycation. We had a lovely stay at the newly opened Your Apartment in Clifton Village. Your Apartment is a collection of serviced apartments, short term lets and co-working spaces in and around Bristol. Our apartment was a short cab ride away from Bristol Temple…

UK Seaside Staycation – 24 hours of Eating and Drinking in Deal.

The idyllic and charming seaside town of Deal was the last stop on our week-long trip to the Kent seaside (Margate, Ramsgate and Botany Bay). With the uncertainty of the pandemic still looming, a lot of places were still closed for business so we didn’t explore much from a culinary perspective. However, there was one…

UK Seaside Staycation – Places to Eat and Drink in Ramsgate/Broadstairs

Our next stop from Margate was the historic seaside town of Ramsgate, followed by Broadstairs. For our stay in Ramsgate we booked the Albion House, a charming boutique hotel set inside a 18th Century building overlooking the seafront. The hotel is minutes from the coastline, the beach and the main town centre. Situated on a…

20 must-visit London restaurants with outside spaces (Part 2 of 2)

Jae/Untitled Untitled in Dalston is one of our favourite cocktail bars in London, one we discovered as part of London Cocktail Week. They have a secret garden at the rear that really is magical in the evening. The permanent residency is called Jae by Chef Jay Morjaria, showcasing Korean Anju (drinking food). ¬†We are by…