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  • BERKSHIRE TRAVEL UK

    Review: The Royal Oak, Paley Street

    As much as rushing along to the hottest new restaurants is part of my job at Londonist (which I love), there’s something about the stampede to get to each place that really grates. I’ve…

    June 3, 2016
  • SCOTLAND TRAVEL

    Glorious Game at Gleneagles

    Gleneagles is famous for hosting The Ryder Cup golf tournament (my taxi driver to the airport, “oh yeah they do that cricket competition innit luv”). To be honest, I’m not the slightest bit interested.…

    December 19, 2014
  • GREATER MANCHESTER TRAVEL

    Fries with Your Misogyny, Madam?

    EDIT: This post was picked up by The Guardian, The Metro, The Telegraph, The Independent and The Big Issue. EDIT 02/09/2014 16.53: Almost Famous have posted a statement on their website saying that they are…

    September 1, 2014
  • CORNWALL TRAVEL

    Cornish Sea Salt

    “I’ll never remember all this” I thought as I was given a guided tour of the Cornish Sea Salt production site. The ‘operations director’, Philip Tanswell, was whipping us from point to point, explaining…

    July 3, 2014
  • CORNWALL TRAVEL

    Singapore Chilli Crab

    “I don’t understand why everyone is so cynical about ‘Padstein‘” says the lady I’m sat with at lunch, “before Rick (Stein) opened restaurants here, Padstow was a bit of a dive”. We’re eating Singapore…

    May 27, 2014