Ascona

The Swiss Face of Lake Maggiore

February 27, 2015 Andy 0

As we drove further north, I began to fear for the beauty of the lake in whose company I had spent so much time. Had the Mediterranean spirit of its Italian meanderings been lost to the Alpine discipline of its Swiss shores? […]

Travel Talk

Do You Know Who I Am?

February 24, 2015 Jack 0

The circumstances are that I’m now almost in the lobby of an airport hotel, it’s 2.30am and we have to get up for a flight at 4am. At 2am we were rudely awakened… […]

Bohemia Suites & Spa, Gran Canaria
Europe

A Return to Bohemia on Gran Canaria

February 17, 2015 Andy 0

The adults-only, Hotel Bohemia Suites & Spa is dedicated to pleasure. Everything about the hotel’s design appeals to the senses; from its funky, retro-chic rooms with their open plan space, their leather sofas and warm, earthy colours to its gourmet 360º Restaurant… […]

Ferrari shop, Milan
Europe

Can Anyone Actually Afford to Shop in Milan?

February 7, 2015 Andy 0

Can anyone actually afford to shop in Milan’s Quadrilatero d’Oro or are these outlets just showcases for collections, static runways for designers who can’t afford not to be seen in one of the world’s fashion capitals… […]

Jardín de Cactus, Teguise, Lanzarote
Food and drink

Crazy Canaries Cafés

February 6, 2015 Andy 0

From chicken cooked in a crater to lunch in a lighthouse, when it comes to crazy places to put a café, the Canary Islands take the biscuit… […]