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How to Spend a Weekend in Porto

        Portugal delights and saddens me at the same time. At least, the parts I’ve seen do: Lisbon twice, Sintra and now I can add Porto to that list (I’ve […]

Exploring Madrid on Foot and by Taste

        Spain is a country of truly exquisite food. It’s the country that created the concept of tapas, paella comes from Valencia, it produces some brilliant wines […]

Wine tasting at Ô Chateau in Paris

        During my trip to Paris back in July, one of my favourite parts of the weekend was actually a suggestion from a good friend from university who lives in […]

Cape Town Part 3: The Winelands

          The area around Cape Town is also known for its excellent wines, and South Africa actually hold the no.8 spot in the world for quantity […]

Tapas and Rioja Wine anyone?

          London is such a fantastically multicultural city (over 1/3 of London residents were born in a foreign country) and as such is always full of interesting events and festivals […]

Postcard of the Week: French Chateaux

           I received this postcard last week from my mother who’s been down in south-west France for a few weeks. I spent most of my childhood summers on the south-west […]