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easyHotel launch “Aroomatherapy”

easyHotel introduces “Aroomatherapy” service for guests I seriously had to check the date with this one.  easyHotel are trialling bespoke sachets for guest rooms with ‘Aroomatherapy’ fragrance options include bacon, bread, coffee, chocolate, fresh grass, popcorn and bubble gum.   The service will be trialled in the new easyHotels in  Sheffield, Leeds and Barcelona, which

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Tebay Northbound Services, M6, England

Tebay - The best motorway service station in the UK? Motorway services aren’t known for their prettiness or indeed comfort and welcome.  Usually it’s a quick toilet stop, stretch of  the legs, maybe a sandwich and back to the driving.  Tebay, however, is something different. We stopped here for lunch on our way back from

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Feast of Fife – where to stay, what to see and where to eat – Day Two

Feast of Fife - Day Two of the Fife adventure View day one of my Feast of Fife here. On day two, this was the sight I woke up to! 😍 Catchpenny Safari Lodges Sleep in the wild without being wild at Catchpenny Safari Lodges.  Nestled on the coast with gorgeous views over the Firth of

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Travel: 5 must visit breweries in this Dusseldorf Beer Trail

5 Must Visit Breweries in this Dusseldorf Beer Trail. If there’s one thing they do well in Düsseldorf is make beer.  Here are five breweries within walking (staggering) distance of one another for a brewery beer crawl. Embrace the Düsseldorf way and wander along our Dusseldorf beer trail 🍺 Prost! Füchschen Start off at Brewery im

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Travel: Charles Rennie Mackintosh Making the Glasgow Style

  Celebrate the 150th anniversary of the birth of one of Glasgow's greatest sons, Charles Rennie Mackintosh Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum is hosting Charles Rennie Mackintosh Making the Glasgow Style until 14th August 2018 and Mrs Foodie, loving some Chas architecture (and in need of cheering up after the recent news)  went along to

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Feast of Fife – where to eat, what to see and where to stay – Day One

Feast of Fife - Day one of our adventure It was an early start for a trip to Fife on a foodie feast with some fellow bloggers. See I said early! The first train of the day from our railway station!  I didn’t mind, as it’s a trip away and the day's weather looked promising.

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Travel: Discovering the great outdoors in Durham – Day Two

Exploring the Durham countryside After day one in Durham what would be on the agenda today? Well first, of course, is breakfast.  I was still full after steak the night before so just eggs and soldiers for me, and some tea. It was far too soon to pack up and say goodbye to Mabel the

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Travel: Discovering Charles Rennie Mackintosh – Glasgow

Spending the day with Mackintosh: The Glasgow Style and more This year marks the 150th birthday of the architect Charles Rennie Mackintosh and  what better way to celebrate than with a day out in Glasgow visiting some of the sights in his hometown! The first location of the day, Kelvingrove Art Galleries , opens from 10am.