Food and drink

Mahón Gin

March 10, 2011 Andy 0

The English occupation of Menorca from 1713 to 1755 has left an eclectic legacy which includes the cultivation of apples, rearing of livestock, some rather nice Georgian style buildings and gin – to my mind, the best of the aforementioned. […]

Europe

Hotel Port Mahón, Mahón

February 24, 2011 Andy 0

The Port Mahón is an ideal base for exploring the city and for trying some of the port restaurants and bars which lie at the foot of the headland, a 10 to 15 minute stroll away. […]

Europe

Port Ciutadella Hotel

February 21, 2011 Andy 0

A good value, no frills hotel that offers a comfortable and friendly base from which to explore the city. The stroll to the marina and old town alongside the port is a joy and […] […]

Asturias

Bal Hotel Spa

February 17, 2011 Jack 0

From the outside Bal Hotel Spa looks like a typical top of the range out of town hotel with a slight Alpine appearance. Inside the brand spanking new décor is sleekly chic […]

Asturias

NH Palacio de Ferrera

February 17, 2011 Jack 0

Beautifully decorated, lots of interesting nooks and crannies, super location in a fascinating city and with a semi-secret garden in which to stretch the legs the Palacio de Ferrera has a lot going for it… […]

Asturias

Melía Hotel de la Reconquista

February 17, 2011 Jack 0

In a city with a lovely old quarter featuring historic architecture, the Melía Hotel de la Reconquista feels like an appropriate base from which to go exploring… […]

Barcelona

Hotel Eurostars Laietana Palace

February 10, 2011 Jack 0

Situated right on the edge of the Barri Gòtic quarter you can pretty much fall out the Hotel Eurostars Laietana Palace and into a cool bar, stylish restaurant or stunning landmark. […]