Travel

Travel to us is one of lifes greatest pleasures. This section documents our travels with a focus on the destination. Any food or wine related posts will appear in their own respective section. 

Sleep under 1m Stars in Switzerland

Sleep under 1m Stars in Switzerland

What can you expect from a hotel with a million stars? A great view of the night sky!  Switzerland Tourism, together with various project partners have launched the most exciting hotel project for this summer: the Million Stars Hotel. Around 50 hotel ‘rooms’ are...

What to do in Gothenburg in 24 hours

What to do in Gothenburg in 24 hours

What to do in Gothenburg when you only only there for 1 night and on a budget. I needed to ship a Hasselblad Camera, borrowed from them to cover the Olympic Games, back to their offices in Gothenburg. By courier and with insurance, it would have been circa £300. My...

Discovering Burgundy Part One

Discovering Burgundy Part One

As a Sommelier in the 1990’s I presided over a wine list heavy on Burgundy and Bordeaux. I would study Burgundy for hours, the size of the vineyards, the geography, the nuances between villages. It found it hard due to my lack of academic ability. Although I was...

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