Tag Archives: Food

Brighouse Canal and Music Festival 2015

Expecting a wet and dull Sunday morning I was pleasantly surprised to be greeted by blue skies and warm temperatures, so having found out the day before that the Brighouse Canal and Music festival was taking place this weekend I … Continue reading

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Arlanda Airport, Stockholm…………..almost matches the prices at Copenhagen Airport

A couple of days ago I posted a little “rant” about being charged £15.00 for two glasses of beer at Copenhagen Airport and my business colleague and I have been suffering from “post traumatic stress disorder” since our return to … Continue reading

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Now what’s Lithuanian for another bottle of Gran Coronas………………….

I observed this gentleman at a restaurant in Vilnius, he seemed to be brushing up on his Lithuanian whilst indulging himself in a very fine steak and a bottle of Miguel Torres excellent Gran Coronas red wine. Obviously a man … Continue reading

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Bordeaux………..city of delights

Last year I was persuaded to go to Bordeaux for a weeks holiday, rather reluctantly I agreed to go  as I am not a big fan of the French and my last encounter with France was a nightmare experience at … Continue reading

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Chester Food Festival 2013

Despite a travelling distance of 75 miles from my home I decided a visit to the Chester Food Festival was the order of the day. I last attended 2 years ago and was somewhat disappointed at the range of stalls … Continue reading

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