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EUROPE

  • TRAVEL TURKEY

    Has Urfa Lahmacun, Istanbul

    Istanbul is a vast, sprawling city. Everywhere you go, something is happening. It can be quite overwhelming at first. There are about 14 million people milling about over 2 continents. Fourteen million. There are…

    April 29, 2014
  • ICELAND TRAVEL

    Iceland: Eating, Drinking…Shivering

    It’s very hard to resist making jokes about supermarkets and king prawn rings right now. I’ll admit I did consider, briefly, some kind of variation on the slogan ‘that’s why mums go to Iceland’.…

    December 8, 2013
  • HUNGARY TRAVEL

    Hungary: Pork and Paprika

    I’ve just spent a week galavanting around a village called Mád, which is in Tokaj, in North Eastern Hungary. They make a lot of wine in Tokaj, a whole lotta wine. I think I…

    September 30, 2013
  • BOOZE GEORGIA TRAVEL

    Georgia: The Wine

      You’re scared, aren’t you? I can tell. You’re scared because you’ve read the title of this post and you know I’m going to have another bash at writing about wine. What’s the worst…

    April 16, 2012