Mahón Gin

Originally produced for the British fleet, Mahón Gin is brewed from juniper berries in traditional, wood-fired copper stills at the island’s only remaining distillery… Read more

Bars in Barcelona, Searching for the Green Fairy and her Friends

There were two things I wanted to achieve on my birthday in Barcelona. The first was to ride the Transbordador aéreo del Port cable car from…[Read More…]

Discover Asturias: Spain’s Green and Very Pleasant Secret

Iglesia de Niembro, Playa de la entrada, AsturiasIt’s a mystery why Asturias is still a secret considering it boasts an enviable mix of ingredients that include a countryside with emerald rolling hills dissected by wide rushing rivers, dramatic jagged mountain ranges, historic towns and quaint fishing villages… [Read all about one of our favourite areas of Spain]


Hotel Review: Port Ciutadella, Ciutadella

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 the perfect way to start the evening, enjoying an early sundowner Mahon gin and lemon en route or a cortado on the way home. [Read More]

Laietana Palace, Barcelona

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.[Read More]

NH Palacio de Ferrera, Alivés

Beautifully decorated, lots of interesting nooks and crannies, super location in a fascinating city and with a semi-secret garden[Read More...]