Eat well - travel often

Month: June 2017

London: Mango Indian Restaurant – A Review

London: Mango Indian Restaurant – A Review

London is such a fantastic place for food and Mango Indian Restaurant which is just a 5 minute walk from London Bridge Station on the Jubilee Line was a wonderful restaurant to review on one of the hottest evenings of the year. I was invited […]

Best Potato Salad You Will Ever Make – Perfect for Summer BBQs

Best Potato Salad You Will Ever Make – Perfect for Summer BBQs

I don’t really like mayonnaise and most potato salad recipes use mayonnaise to make the dressing.  On a trip to the US last year my sister and I ordered a sandwich which came with a side of potato salad.  I tasted it like I always […]

Tobago: Harvest Sunday

Tobago: Harvest Sunday

When we think of Harvest Sunday in the UK we think of something in the autumn when schools and churches collect non-perishable foods for old people’s homes and underprivileged families.  In Tobago Harvest Sunday is a food, family and friends gathering that happens somewhere on […]

Kent: Celebrations The 350th Anniversary of The Battle Of Medway

Kent: Celebrations The 350th Anniversary of The Battle Of Medway

I was invited to the launch of the celebrations for the 350th Battle of Medway (click here for full program).  Ironically we lost the battle so you might question why are we celebrating.  Well this battle signified a radical change in the course of the […]

Literary Corner – Latest Book Reviews

Literary Corner – Latest Book Reviews

I have been sent the following books to review:- Mountain Berries & Desert Spice by Sumayya Usmani (published by Frances Lincoln – Quarto Group) I met Sumayya a couple of times before she had produced her first book ‘Summers Under the Tamarind Tree‘.  She was […]

Tobago: Book Review and Giveway

Tobago: Book Review and Giveway

‘Tobago: Clean, Green and Serene’ is a beautiful coffee table book that was given to me on my recent visit to the Caribbean paradise island.  This book echoes the diverse and colourful  life on this idyllic island as well as giving you an insight into […]