Tag: Hotel

Bangkok

Bangkok

Two nights in Bangkok. A potential follow-up to the Chess original that in our case would feature fewer board games and more night markets and questionable taxi drivers. I was intrigued by Bangkok and all its brash grandeur but had a strong sense it wasn’t going to […]

A Lille Adventure

A Lille Adventure

Short of wine and full of itchy feet, we last month decided to book a 24 (ish) hour trip away to France. Blissfully unaware of any impending football tournaments and knowing that the main purpose of this trip was to solve afore mentioned issues (as well as […]

Exploring the Brecon Beacons

Exploring the Brecon Beacons

Mountain walking– because nothing says British bank holiday like the great outdoors, torrential rain and zero visibility in the Brecon Beacons.

Hotel Touring Bologna

Hotel Touring Bologna

Northern Italy may not seem like an obvious destination for a winter weekend break. In fact, until we were invited to visit the alleged culinary capital of Emilia-Romagna, Bologna, it had not even been remotely on my radar to visit during the cold days of January. Thanks […]

pentahotel Birmingham

pentahotel Birmingham

90 minutes away from London town lies Birmingham. In Birmingham lies the pentahotel. And in the pentahotel lies seven floors of an establishment where laid back luxury meets industrial chic. A place that’s just begging to be enjoyed and photographed. Is there anything better than […]

Birmingham

Birmingham

I love nothing more than the rare decadence of staying in hotels. And when I say staying I mean checking in early, using all the facilities and later abusing the easy access bar. Last weekend we did exactly that during a short trip to Birmingham. […]