Eat well - travel often

Month: January 2017

Guest Post – Tales of a Festival Virgin (part 1 of 3 – Kindred Spirits Festival)

Guest Post – Tales of a Festival Virgin (part 1 of 3 – Kindred Spirits Festival)

When I was talking to Neil, my brother-in-law last year he was telling me about a couple of music festivals he had been to recently.  He was so excited and passionate that I asked him to write them down and share his experiences here.  So […]

Chinese New Year – Kung Hei Fat Choi

Chinese New Year – Kung Hei Fat Choi

Kung Hei Fat Choi! Once again it is time for the Chinese New Year and this year is the Year of The Rooster! I wanted to show how easy it is to make some really good Chinese food at home.  You don’t need loads of […]

Mexico City: Wrestling Night!

Mexico City: Wrestling Night!

When I was in Mexico City recently with a group we had a slight change to our itinerary leaving us with an evening to fill.  The guys in the party really wanted to visit the wrestling but to be fair I wasn’t initially charged up […]

Mexico City – 5 Great Places to Eat

Mexico City – 5 Great Places to Eat

Mexico City is a vibrant, cosmopolitan and multi-cultural city.  It is the capital city of The United States of Mexico and is steeped in history dating back to civilisations pre-dating Mayan and Aztec pre-hispanic people.  The cuisine of Mexico City has it’s roots in the […]

Global Gourmet Indian Curry Station Review and Giveaway

Global Gourmet Indian Curry Station Review and Giveaway

I hate it when we get an Indian take-away, put half of it on the plates and when we go back for the rest of it, it is cold.  The Global Gourmet Indian Curry Station is just perfect for this situation. There are four little […]

Post Holiday Nibbles – Brie, Parma Ham and Croissant Dough Bites

Post Holiday Nibbles – Brie, Parma Ham and Croissant Dough Bites

For the Christmas holidays I stocked the fridge with loads of goodies I thought would go down well with all the holiday company.  Even though we all ate and drank loads there is naturally some food left over.  I thought I would use some of […]

Restaurant – Inn Review – Knife & Cleaver, Bedfordshire

Restaurant – Inn Review – Knife & Cleaver, Bedfordshire

In days gone by travelers making their way north would take one of the main roads out of London such as the A6 going from London to Northampton and beyond via Bedford.  It would take many hours to complete the sometime treacherous journey requiring many coaches […]