It is currently unclear when London will decide to grow up. In times gone by the opportunity for spontaneous and childish behaviour was..
Londoners have changed. Long gone are the days when a cold pint and a packet of pork scratchings constituted a cracking night out. These..
Having just finished chronicling my recent trip to Japan on the pages of this blog I am currently feeling very in touch with the..
My mum used to mix my orange juice with water. Which was fine, because as a child I never knew the difference. In my mind this slightly..
If you’ve read my previous post on Idol Concerts (here) you will know that Japan’s infatuation with juveniles didn’t sit right with me on..
Japan is a country of contrast. The beautifully ornate temples and delicate silk kimonos seen in the likes of Kyoto and rural areas are..
Available to restaurant industry professionals, pâtissiers, bakers and chefs, the ‘Europain exposition’ is a veritable treat for the..
It’s no secret that the City of Romance is also the perfect destination for a bank breaking shopping spree. The streets of Paris have..
Anyone who has known me for any length of time will know that I struggle with museums, art galleries and stately homes. As a child my..
The Robot Restaurant in the heart of Tokyo’s animated Shinjuku area presents me with a slight moral predicament. As a lover of all things..
That great philosopher, pioneer and teacher of our time, Bridget Jones has taught me many valuable lessons; one of which is that the..
Variety is the spice of life and La Chambre aux Confitures has plenty of it. Every wall is satisfyingly stacked with jar after jar of..