Category Travel

Haggis, neeps & deep-fried Mars bars: A visit to Edinburgh Fringe 2016

There’s a little over a week to go at Edinburgh Fringe 2016, a last opportunity to catch some of the great performances going on in the city. We had a fantastic long weekend there last week, and wanted to share some tips on where to go, what to see and of course… what to eat. […]

Iceland, Austria and other adventures at Euro 2016

This article was originally featured on http://www.boxtoboxfootball.uk on 25th June 2016. Ollie: It was perhaps a bold move to go through an entire weekend of Premier League football with my girlfriend earlier this year. Well, somehow I remained undumped, so I recently went one step further and invited her to watch a Euro 2016 match with […]

The Holy Roman Food Coma: New Year’s in Italy

Day 1: 31st December 2015 Last year’s New Year’s Day hungover on a flight to Mother Russia was all well and good, but this year it was one step better by heading out a day earlier for New Year’s Eve celebrations. Liz and I went to Rome on December 31st at the crack of dawn, all […]