When I was up in Newcastle I went to two art galleries – the Baltic and the Laing. I’m really hoping that next time I get up there (in a couple of weeks time – I know I really can’t stay […]
Over the last few weeks I have had the pleasure to try out food at three restaurants from three different countries and this is what I found. 1. Pho – Vietnamese I tried this out on a Saturday and I […]
You may have seen my post a year ago about London, and recently I visited again to take a look at what’s been going on since I was last there. First of all Liberty London: since last time they have […]
I went for a long weekend in Brighton to visit some family friends. The weather was very unlike the usual British summers, we got a lot of sun and not too much wind. I loved it, Brighton is so colourful, […]
This week I went with family to stay on Hall Farm in the village of Hollington (near Ashbourne) in Derbyshire. The farm has three conversions, (I got to take a look in The Mews which was beautiful and even had […]
Last Thursday a friend and I went to see Romeo and Juliet starring Lily James, Richard Madden, and Derek Jacobi. It was wonderful, I saw a live screening which was shown in black and white to channel 1950s cinema. The […]
Autumn colours from my walk in the countryside.
When I was up in Newcastle I visited the newly renovated Seaton Delaval. The National Trust home was damaged in a fire causing extensive damage that has led the house to lay in ruins until recently when they started work on […]