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Blog archive - November, 2016

It’s first-date night at CAU Restaurant, St Katherine Docks

30 Nov 2016
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CAU is in a beautiful location right on the docks and on this crisp, sun-drenched Autumn evening it is a perfect location for an attempted seduction. The décor is clean and cool…

Obey Your Maître: Best Choux In Town

29 Nov 2016
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Nothing quite gets me going like a good pairing of salty and sweet, and Maître Choux’s salted butter with homemade caramel choux is no exception. Here, I’d like to quote my friend as I think she rather hit the nail on the head, “Like balls of exploding awesome!” Indeed they were…

The Belfry: Golf’s Luxurious Epicentre

29 Nov 2016
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500 rolling acres of prime North Warwickshire countryside provide a serendipitous setting for three outstanding golf courses, headlined by the magnificent Brabazon, a 7,185-yd, par-72 challenge, voted England’s finest golf course in the World Golf Awards…

Spending Christmas Away From Home? Everything You Need To Know For The Perfect Winter Getaway

25 Nov 2016
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With Christmas fast approaching, it’s tempting to turn your attention to sunnier shores. Whether you’re a seasoned Christmas traveller, or have never spent the season away from home, this is the guide for you. Christmas is a stressful time of year. It’s no wonder many of us turn our attention to getting away, rather than getting involved…

Five Awesome Ideas For A January Break

25 Nov 2016
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Once Christmas is all wrapped up, most people are ready for winter to be done. Sadly, it tends to drag on for another month or two, lingering about like a dark and frosty hangover. Bah. Still, not to worry! Nothing solves a problem like saying “nope” and running off, so here’s some inspiration to help you plan the perfect January retreat. Let’s start the new year off in style, shall we…

Packing For A Backpacking Holiday. What Do You Need To Know?

24 Nov 2016
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Going on holiday to backpack around might have been something that you have wanted to do for some time. It broadens the horizons, and it encourages anyone to be more self-sufficient. Although you may want to go travelling with a friend or just by yourself, there are things that you wold need to be wary of…

You'd be Wise to stay in Morecambe's Midland Hotel

23 Nov 2016
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On first arrival, we are dumbfounded by the intricacy of the hotel's exterior décor. Eric Gill was commissioned to sculpt two large seahorses on the outside of the building, and also chipped in to the design of the interior decoration back in the day..

Duking It Out Over The Last Drop Of Indian Single Malt Rampur

22 Nov 2016
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The flavours do not linger on the palate for ages and those who like their whisky with a long finish might find it a little abrupt, however, anyone who is in the mood for a smooth, sweet and creamy malt with a subtle, fiery kick at the end should look no further than Rampur…

A Little Slice of Scotland in London’s West End

20 Nov 2016
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Scottish pride resonates with everything on the menu to the décor, with a tartan rug casually thrown over the banister, shot guns for handles on the door and meat hanging hooks extending from the roof…

Harrogate’s Premier Address

17 Nov 2016
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Neat touches include a ‘pillow menu’, offering a range of luxury pillow choices on which to lay your head. When former US President Bill Clinton came to stay the management even went to the trouble of installing a nuclear bomb-proof shelter in his suite…