Madrid

A Foodie Weekend in Madrid was a welcome break in the middle of winter. Tapas, Wine, Restaurants, Museum Visits were more enjoyable with less tourists around

Foraging With Monica Wild and a Host of Foraging Enthusiasts

  A last minute decision to join an organised forage led by Monica Wilde at the weekend proved to be both stimulating, informative, holistic and above all fun  after all those indoor days of winter. Though it was windy and sometimes wet, it was  great to be out in the fresh air again.  In-fact it was invigorating walking the cliff … Read More

Rioja and Marques de Riscal, Spain.

This was one of our small group wine trips when we visited the Rioja wine region in particular Marques de Riscal Winery with its Michelin Star Restaurant.  Nine delectable courses later having started at 1.00pm we were moved to their panoramic lounge to finish our coffee’s making room for the night revellers.   This winery was designed by Frank Gehry the … Read More