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Introducing Headwater – Handcrafted Holidays

Relaxing holidays for well-travelled people who enjoy both adventure and comfort<p>Chateau in the Loire Valley<p>View of Assisi Umbria<p>Sunnmore in …

Travel

Paolozzi: The Art of Lager

Peter Morrell sees the art and then tastes the exciting new lager named after Eduardo Paolozzi<p>Paolozzi Lager from the independent, family-owned …

Make your own custom-made pizza at PizzaStorm

This exciting new concept restaurant is now open in Wandsworth<p>PizzaStorm is a create your own pizza restaurant – allowing customers to totally …

Restaurants

The True Taste of Italy at Palazzo Tronconi

Peter Morrell meets the team who offer masterclasses in Italian Cuisine at a beautiful Palazzo in an unspoilt medieval village just south of …

Wine

Celebrate St Patrick’s Day at Smith & Wollensky

Don your best green outfit and celebrate St Patrick’s Day at boutique steakhouse, Smith & Wollensky, in partnership with Jameson Irish Whiskey<p>Steak …

L’Assiette Michelin For Zayane

Great news for the restaurant, exactly a year since opening, Zayane a Modern Moroccan Restaurant in London’s Notting Hill, has been awarded a …

Restaurants

Enjoy a Taste of Guernsey this year

Peter Morrell reports on one of his favourite holiday destinations<p>Castle Cornet St Peter Port Guernsey<p>The island of Guernsey is only a short plane …

Travel

Luxembourg City and the Moselle

Petra Shepherd is impressed with how much this small country has to offer<p>Luxembourg City - Copyright Exclusief.be LFT<p>A cake creation at Chocolate …

Wine

Creating Great Wines is a Family Business

Peter Morrell looks at some vintages that get tender loving care from their producers<p>Sandy Oatley (L) and Victor Urrutia (R)<p>With the benefit of …

Wine

Nirvana Kitchen London – Review

Peter Morrell and his wife find their own culinary heaven on earth at this restaurant with its the relaxing atmosphere, attentive service and …

Restaurants

Hawkers Bar and Brasserie opens in Kingston

With a nod towards Art deco inspiration, the chic bar and restaurant is shaking up the Kingston dining scene with delicious, locally sourced all-day …

Restaurants

Romantic Cities (strong)hold festivities in 2017

2017 is a year of many anniversaries in the Rhineland-Palatinate<p>The occasions to celebrate are particularly diverse this year: 500 years since the …

Germany

SSAFA, the Armed Forces charity fundraiser

Adam Handling holds charity dinner at The Frog E1 to raise money for war veterans<p>Adam Handling will be hosting a charity dinner on the 27th of March …

Veterans

Discover Hidden Germany this Year

Although it’s best know for its beer festivals and football this beautiful country has so much extra to offer travellers looking for food, culture …

Travel

Darbaar Launches New Quick Lunch Menu and Masterclasses

To celebrate the launch of their new lunchtime menu, Darbaar, the award winning, fine dining Indian restaurant in The City will launch a series of …

The Champion of Notting Hill returns

With Hyde Park and the leafy streets of Notting Hill right on the doorstep, The Champion is the perfect place for West Londoners to while away the …

Pottery brand Denby has compiled an‘Art of Entertaining’ report

It looks at the perfect formula for making a great dinner party. It reveals a massive 87% of Brits regularly host dinner parties at home – a national …

Pottery

Cruxland Truffle Infused Gin from South Africa

Thunder Echoes Through The Heavens<p><i>A bolt of lightning cracks the earth and illuminates the Kalahari. After the rain a lone figure sets out across the</i> …

Drinking

Smokey Tails Launch Bottomless Brunch

With Unlimited Booze AND Fried Chicken<p>Seth Troxler’s cult barbeque restaurant Smokey Tails at Hoxton Square Bar & Kitchen is launching a bottomless …

LONDON’S POP-UP KING RETURNS TO HIS ROOTS

JIMMY GARCIA ANNOUNCES DUAL-CONCEPT RESIDENCY AT DVINE CELLARS<p>London’s pop-up king, Jimmy Garcia, is going back to his roots this March, announcing a …

Restaurants

‘Mum’s the Word’

A Free Rum Punch and a Special Gift at Cottons this Mothering Sunday<p>Book a table at Cottons Caribbean restaurants this Mother’s Day (Sunday 26th …

#rawwineweek

A week long natural wine bonanza around the capital culminates in the RAW WINE fair and pop-up at The Store<p>With over 150 growers heading to London …

The Historic Heart of England

Peter Morrell and his wife enjoy the comforts of Ye Olde Bell Hotel and explore the cultural attractions of Nottinghamshire and Lincolnshire<p>Ye Olde …

Madrid Fusion Gastronomy Summit 2017, Spain

Rupert Parker reports on this exciting culinary extravaganza<p>Poster and Auditorium<p>German Martitegui Dish<p>German Martitegui Dish<p>Phials of Kombucha<p>Janice …

Spain

Chai Thali – Camden

Indian Street Food Bar and Restaurant is now open<p>From the chaotic streets of Old Delhi to the bustling metropolis of Mumbai and on south to the …

Restaurants

Hotel Santa Maria

Patricia and Dennis Cleveland-Peck find the ideal place to stay in Rome<p>Valentina and Paolo Gallo at Hotel Santa Maria<p>Hotel Santa Maria Breakfast …

Miusan Camden – Review

Peter Morrell enjoys an evening at this smart new Pan-Asian dining venue<p>The area around Camden Town tube station has always had a good reputation …

Arts, music and culture highlights in Dresden

Dresden one of Germany’s most culturally rich cities has some important new arts, music and cultural events this year<p>The Saxon Wine Route<p>From the …

The Imperial King’s Road Reopens

Following an extensive refurbishment, The Imperial – King’s Road are happy to announce that they are once again open for business<p>This is not only a …