Barbados on a budget – Luxury for less

A question I get asked time and time again is “Is Barbados expensive?”, my honest answer is “Yes”. However you can do Barbados on a budget and here are some tips to save you some…

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Review: The Machine House Restaurant, Rossett

As Kate was home from Dubai we decided as a treat to have dinner at our local village restaurant, the Machine House. This was our second visit to the Machine House in its current guise…

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Review: The Chef’s Table, Chester

First time visit to the Chef’s Table in Chester has got us hooked! I don’t understand why we haven’t visited before, definitely the best restaurant in Chester. The Restaurant The Chef’s Table is located in…

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Cartmel – a hidden gem on the edge of the Lake District

Cartmel is a beautiful village on the southern edge of the Lake District. We visited Cartmel last year when staying in Coniston. This year we decided to make it our base for our annual visit…

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Review: L’Enclume, Cartmel, Cumbria

Just returned from a great week in Cartmel situated on the southern edge of the beautiful Lake District National Park, for more on our trip click here. One of the reasons we chose Cartmel as…

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