travel: she’s in morocco

travel: she’s in morocco

The back burner is filling up and explanations are needed for my radio silence - hello, I am taking an extended and well-needed internet work-break in Morocco! I am currently on a 10 day all-inclusive vacation to the north of Africa, where dunking doughnuts, sinking beers and burying my head in books is all that [...]

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travel: how neighbourhood weekender impressed

travel: how neighbourhood weekender impressed

Festival season is always a sacred time of year for myself. Sliding around a muddy field, sipping ludicrously over-priced pints while dad dancing, and adding my horrific singing voice to out-of-tune chants on the regular,? Just my slice of heaven.  As the last Bank Holiday of May shone, it was the turn of the first [...]

european eating: toga, madrid

european eating: toga, madrid

Madrid was simply brimming with hidden gems.  Lush restaurants tucked away in dark alleyways.  Innovative and sultry cocktail bars disguised behind sliding doors.  The best pastry shops that the world has ever seen* (*I had ever seen).  And a gorgeous selection of coffee shops were placed on unbeknown street corners, waiting for you to file [...]

travel: a weekend at liverpool sound city

travel: a weekend at liverpool sound city

There seriously is something special about the heart of Liverpool. Its dream brunch cafes in abundance; its splash-the-cash coolest slap-dash bars, and of course, the hidden gems of the Baltic Triangle.  There is the Peaky fucking Blinders-themed pub for God's sake, as well as Birdie’s Bar & BBQ and the crowning jewel, Baltic Market.  The [...]