Schlappin, Klosters-Serneus

Tucked away above the village of Klosters-Dorf lies Schlappin, a peaceful valley with varied walking trails and a lake fit for energetic puppies. In the summer months, where temperatures can reach up to 34 degrees in the valleys, Schlappin provides shelter from the blistering heat thanks to its higher altitude and breeze. To reach this…

Roast, Borough Market

A haven to award-winning stalls and street-food vendors, Borough Market is renowned for its impressive selection of gourmet cuisine. Nestled in the heart of London’s most famous food market lies Roast Restaurant, an all-day eating destination which celebrates the finest of British produce. Proud of its British roots, Roast has launched a Summer Staycation series…

Kaffemisjonen, Bergen

Set a few streets back from the bustling harbour in Bergen lies the understated Kaffemisjonen. This coffee shop and eatery certainly lives up to its name, which translates as 'coffee mission', turning everyone into coffee aficionados through their craft brewing processes. The baristas are keen to pass on their expertise, with shelves of coffee equipment…

Small but mighty: The world’s first small beer brewery

The world’s first small beer brewery returns Britain to its historic roots, serving up beers brewed between 0.5-2.8% ABV to beer aficionados. Don’t be disheartened by the low alcohol content as these flavourful beers prove that this is simply a side note, filling a gap in the market where uninspiring drinks once dominated.  The small…

Butternut Squash & Sage Risotto

Winter calls for comfort food and warming bowls of goodness. While I'm partial to a classic mushroom risotto, this recipe is the perfect autumnal dish to get you ready for the festive season. It's a simple recipe that uses cream cheese instead of hard Italian cheese but is all the more creamy for this very…

A Wellness Retreat in Pugliese Paradise: Don Totu Dimora Storica

The experience began before we touched down in Brindisi, with background chatter on the plane spoken in true Italian gusto. After a countryside drive through infinite olive groves, we found ourselves at a palazzo like no other: Don Totu Dimora Storica. Nestled in the small town of San Cassiano, Don Totu pays homage to its…