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Food & Drink

MY TOP 5 DARTMOOR CAFES

There's nothing like a bit of Moorland activity to make you feel like you've earned some cake! Mood, weather and type of activity often dictates which cafe would be the most suitable on a certain occasion.  Therefore, it would be impossible (for me anyway) to rate an all-time favourite.  So, like they say, in no [...]

By | March 21st, 2017|Dartmoor & Devon, Food & Drink, Outdoor Activity|0 Comments

CYCLE TOUR FOOD – hints and tips from the European road

If you are planning to head off on a long-term bike tour, you will most likely be buying and cooking your own food along the way. After all - If you had the budget for a gourmet restaurant every evening, the chances are that you are planning to either credit card tour, with few belongings [...]

By | February 27th, 2017|Cycling, Food & Drink, Outdoor Activity, Travel|0 Comments

VISITING THE BIG SMOKE

This week we swapped our more usual smoky bonfire or log burner  surroundings with a half day trip up to the Big Smoke, London. It's all certainly changed since we were living in the vicinity and I'm pleased to say mostly for the better.  We started with a train trip into City Thames Link  and then took a great walk [...]

By | February 13th, 2017|Food & Drink, Travel|0 Comments

DAY TRIP TO BATH CHRISTMAS MARKET

Centuries ago celebrating Christmas in England was banned (nice one Oliver Cromwell!) and as a consequence Christmas Markets selling festive food and drink instantly died out.  Fast forward 400 years or so and living and working in Europe meant that my family were lucky to experience the joys of Christmas Markets in France, Germany and [...]

By | December 15th, 2016|Food & Drink, Travel|0 Comments