Monthly Archives: July 2017

Frank Lloyd Wright Trail   

31/07/2017 by .

“Architects may come and architects may go and never change your point of view,” sang Art Garfunkel about his hero, Frank Lloyd Wright.   But you could never accuse the 20th century starchitect of not making a difference; Wright changed everything about the way we live, the father of open plan design and homes which blur the boundaries between inside and the great outdoors.

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Op Het Dak

27/07/2017 by .

Here’s an original litmus test when next choosing a restaurant to eat at.  Make a list of ten cooking ingredients you find induce actual physical nausea, then look at said restaurant’s menu, particularly if it’s of the oh-so popular, chef-driven limited choice variety, and see how many times they crop up.  A score of anywhere from five to ten and it’s probably not going to float your culinary boat.

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Seven Park Hotel & Spa

27/07/2017 by .

The fireworks from Varenna’s annual Festival of the Lake were in full flow by the time we polished off the last of Chef Dario’s pretty impressive peach and caprine-cheese mousse dessert.

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Sunderland International Airshow

25/07/2017 by .

Sunderland International Airshow is one of Europe’s biggest free-to-visit air shows. The long-established event is held over a weekend each July.

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Lee’s Fried Chicken and Donuts  

20/07/2017 by .

‘I am not eating fried chicken and donuts for breakfast,’ I said to my wife as we got ready to hit the road out of Houston. Local friends had said we absolutely have to eat at Lee’s Fried Chicken and Donuts for breakfast before we leave town. ‘I’ll just have an omelette.’

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The Walnut Tree

20/07/2017 by .

“Going to The Walnut Tree then” said Jed our taxi driver. “Best restaurant in Wales that is.”  That brought the anticipation in the car up a few notches as we sped through the Abergavenny countryside at light speed.

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