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Think you know about Chinese Food?

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Gastro dog-friendly pub in Hampstead

The Freemason’s Arms  Whenever I go to Hampstead to meet friends we invariably end up at the Freemason’s Arms on the south side of the Heath. The big plus for me and lots of others who frequent the gastro-pub is … Continue reading

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Food Trends WITH NATASHA BLAIR published by The Magazine Connection

  Olive oil is one of those products that should be in everyone’s store cupboard. It is not only beneficial for a healthy diet but can also be used to replace butter, margarine, and other spreads. While butter may taste … Continue reading

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May Bank Holiday Little Venice Cavalcade

  A great way to spend the three days of the May Bank Holiday weekend is by wandering along the waterways of Little Venice as the Inland Waterways Association organises their annual gathering of canal boats. Starting on Saturday from … Continue reading

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Great value stay at stylish boutique hotel in the Northern Cape

The African Vineyard guesthouse just outside Upington is the ideal spot for discovering the Northern Cape of South Africa. Surrounded by vineyards on an island in the middle of the Orange River the ten, soon to be twelve-bedroom stylish boutique … Continue reading

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Great Moroccan Restaurant 404 in Paris

404 Restaurant Although I haven’t been there for ages, Momo the Moroccan restaurant in London has in the past been one of my favourites. An invitation to 404 in Paris, with the same Moroccan owners, was definitely worth accepting. I … Continue reading

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Sole Bay Fish Co’s Restaurant re-opens in Southwold

Southwold borders on the North Atlantic Sea. The water inlet between the town and Walberswick in Suffolk is ‘the’ place to come for the best fish and chips in Southwold, but now also for platters of shellfish. Although I missed … Continue reading

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Dordogne Valley

For anyone looking for a slow pace of life, somewhere where there is no choice but to relax then the Dordogne Valley is the perfect answer. In Martel, we stayed at the Relais Sainte-Anne which is one of those hotels, … Continue reading

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