Lola bikes Coffee The Hague Holland Netherlands good coffee

Review: Lola Bikes and Coffee, The Hague, Netherlands

Speciality coffee and bikes Not something that you would think that you would normally find together but you do at Lola Bikes & Coffee.  We spent New Year in The Hague so we had to find somewhere nearby to our hotel which served good coffee.   A bit of research drew us to Lola Bikes

Delft Pauw pottery

Travel: Finding out about Delft pottery

Pottering about in Delft Now visiting a pottery isn't the most rock 'n' roll thing to do on holiday. However, we were visiting The Hague and it had Mr Foodies favourite word - FREE - attached to it! So off we headed to Delft! I hadn't thought of visiting Delft before, mind you The Hague

Stads koffyhuis Delft Holland coffee shop cafe

Food: Stads KoffyHuis, Delft, Netherlands

Recommended for lunch in Delft A short tram ride from The Hague is the gorgeous city of Delft.  Well known for pottery, canals and Vermeer, it did initially sound like a "pensioner day out" destination when Mr Foodie suggested it.  However, I'm now sweet on Delft and partly because of the Delft coffee houses or

The Avocado show

Love Avocado? Then you’ll love here!

Amsterdam will see the launch of what we think is Europe's first avocado bar with The Avocado Show. Known more for another type of green stuff, Amsterdam will this year see the opening in the De Pijp area of a dedicated Avocado bar. The Avocado Show will serve breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner and is

dalhousie hotel scottish hotel awards

Scottish Hotel Awards 2016 Castle Hotel of the Year

Dalhousie Castle takes home the award for Castle Hotel of the Year for Scotland at the National Scottish Hotel Awards 2016 Congratulations to Dalhousie Castle and Spa who won Castle Hotel of the Year for Scotland at the Scottish Hotel Awards.  The hotel beat Inverlochy Castle and Fonab Castle in a tight contest. This award follows

Taynuilt hotel Argyll Oban scotland good food

Scottish Hotel Awards: Taynuilt Hotel wins best Sous Chef Scotland

Outside Hotel The Taynuilt Hotel wins again The Taynuilt Hotel and Restaurant is celebrating again after its sous-chef was named the best in Scotland. The prize was awarded to local Taynuilt lad Ross Harris, 21.  The hotel recently won its second AA Rosette for culinary excellence. John McNulty, Chef-Patron of the Taynuilt Hotel and Restaurant,

Taynuilt hotel Argyll Oban scotland good food

2nd AA Rosette for The Taynuilt Hotel

The Taynuilt Hotel and Restaurant has gained a second AA Rosette for Their delicious food. We stayed there and loved the food and the friendly service.  Check out our visit here. Located just South of Oban, the hotel won best place for informal dining in the Lomond and Argyll region in the 2016 Scottish Hotel