A TASTE OF CORNWALL

Cornwall is a peninsular to the extreme southwest of England. The county has the longest stretch of continuous coastline in Britain and it is one of the sunniest areas in the UK. With picturesque villages, Celtic ruins, light blue waters, gardens and parks with unique architecture, it certainly is among the most scenic areas of […]

A TASTE OF THE LAKE DISTRICT, CUMBRIA

This week’s travel journey takes us to the stunning National Park of the Lake District. The Lake District is located in the North West of England in the county of Cumbria. At 2,292 square kilometres the Lake District National Park is one of the largest of 12 National Parks located in the UK. It is […]

A TASTE OF YORK, NORTH YORKSHIRE

This week’s travel journey takes us to the lovely the city of York. Like stepping back into the middle ages, the overhanging timber-framed houses and traditional shopfronts of The Shambles makes it one of the UK’s most historic and picturesque streets. A place of extraordinary cultural wealth, visit York and you’ll discover a beautifully preserved […]

A TASTE OF SNOWDONIA, WALES

This week’s travel journey takes us to Snowdonia, Wales. Snowdonia National Park was established in 1951 as the third National park in Britain, following the Peak District and the Lake District. It covers 827 square miles and has 37 miles of coastline. The Snowdonia National Park covers parts of the counties of Gwynedd and Conwy. […]

A TASTE OF AMSTERDAM

This week’s travel journey takes us to Amsterdam, Netherlands. Amsterdam is the Netherlands’capital, known for its artistic heritage, elaborate canal system and narrow houses with gabled facades. Canals lined by tilting gabled buildings are the backdrop for Amsterdam’s treasure-packed museums, vintage-filled shops and hyper-creative drinking, dining and design scenes. Visit the world-famous 17th century capital […]

A TASTE OF COPENHAGEN, DENMARK

This week’s virtual travel journey takes us to Copenhagen, Denmark. Copenhagen is a unique city, characterised by its canals, cycling culture, strong economy, and happy locals. It is actually known as being the happiest city in the world, due to its shorter workdays, free college tuition, more vacation days, and levels of personal interaction before […]

A TASTE OF STOCKHOLM-SWEDEN

“Why not go out on a limb. That’s where the fruit is.” Mark Twain Stockholm is known as one of the most inclusive and welcoming cities in the world. Its contemporary, urban appeal is balanced with centuries-old history and closeness to nature. As for the things to do in Stockholm, the list is endless. Stockholm […]

A TASTE OF NICE – FRANCE

“I haven’t been everywhere, but it’s on my list”  Susan Sontag Bonjour! This week’s virtual travel journey takes us to Nice, France, where deep blue waters of the Cote d’Azur are the dramatic backdrop for an elegant city. Breathe in the fresh Mediterranean air as you stroll the famous Promenade des Anglais, be charmed by […]

A TASTE OF LISBON, PORTUGAL

This week’s virtual travel journey takes us to Lisbon, Portugal’s hilly, coastal capital city. Lisbon is known for its wide glittering river, limpid skies, steep cobbled streets, palaces, churches (and a castle, of course), tiles in pink, mint and indigo, and cheap, fresh, grilled sardines to eat outside a tasca (bar) in the sun. It’s a […]

A TASTE OF SEVILLE SPAIN

  This week’s virtual travel journey takes us to Seville, the city known for its antique charm, steamy-hot summers and mild winters. Seville is a bijou city with its fabulous food, Gothic and Renaissance architecture, and exotic flamenco rhythms, it never fails but to charm and seduce. History oozes throughout its very pores, with ancient […]