Why would you go to Paris for the day? That was the question I was often asked when revealing my plans to go to Paris for a bank holiday. Why not? – was my response and indeed why not visit Paris for the day or 8 hours in this case?
This spring seemed to be the season for afternoon teas as I went to 3 of them! CC Bar, in Mayfair, was the last venue that I visited for afternoon tea in that period. As it is a champagne bar, I definitely thought that I would be in my element! […]
I wanted to celebrate my birthday in a warm European destination and so Malta seemed to be the ideal choice as it apparently has no winter! I was also somewhat curious to discover how much the island had transformed in my twelve year absence. I recalled being advised that the […]
A stellar cast and being Jacques Audiard’s English language film debut were certainly the initial selling points for this new Western. Whilst there is a distortion of the usual Western genre, the opening scenes transport the audience into the film’s levels of violence rapidly. Equally, the separate personalities of the […]
Namibia was one of those countries that I had often heard mentioned but it had not featured on my travel list as an excursion to embark on separately instead of being an add on to a trip to South Africa. This tour, however, captured my imagination and so I decided […]