Pub Review – Grant Arms, 188 Argyle Street, Glasgow

The Grant Arms is a bit of a special pub in that it is one of two remaining buildings (the other being the Rennie Mackintosh…

Huettenpalast, Hobrechtstrasse 66, Berlin, Germany Review

Whimsical, budget accommodation at Huttenpalast The “Palace of the Hut” (Huttenpalast) is located in the Neukölln district which appears to be up and coming since…

Lunch review: Locanda de Gusti, 102 Dalry Road, Edinburgh, EH11 2DW

Not your typical Italian restaurant Locanda de Gusti used to be at the bottom of Broughton St in the New Town, but being Glaswegians we…

Review – Menabrea Italian Beer

Italian craft beer coming to a bar near you soon!     We were invited along to the first of a series of national launches…

Adonis Carcassonne Résidence la Barbacane, Carcassonne Review

We bagged some cheap flights from Prestwick to Carcassonne and also managed to find these bargain apartments to stay at. Located within the shadow of…

Product – Super!natural Energy Drink

We came across the Super!natural drink through a Flavourly box and now see that they are being sold in Wholefoods and more. I’m not a…

Review – Best of British Home Nations menu – Tron Theatre, 63 Trongate, …

A fine act to follow! The Tron Theatre is more than just a theatre as there’s also a licensed cafe/bar/restaurant which is often overlooked, it’s…

The Old School B&B, Dalleagles, New Cumnock, East Ayrshire …

A+ for dinner, bed & breakfast, a relaxing stay and good hosts! Some people believe that a higher star rating means a better place to stay, which…

Food review: Giraffe, Tesco, Barrhead Road, Silverburn, Glasgow ***CLOSED***

Award-winning chain opens first Glasgow restaurant We were invited along to the “get the staff ready before being unleashed to the public” night at the…

Food review – Blackfriars Bar, 57 Blackfriars Street, Edinburgh ***CLOSED***

Bar food par excellence! This was our first visit to Blackfriars; we’d heard about its previous incarnation that has been there for years and how…

RoyalVKB Special Spoons

RoyalVKB’s Special Spoons kit is quite simply a set of “special spoons”! We were asked to check out these Special Spoons – the set includes five spoons…

Dows, Dundas Street, Glasgow

Dows is located across the road from Queen Street Railway Station so a handy place for train waiting. Usual beers on tap, quite small for…

Burger Meats Bun, 48a West Regent Street, Glasgow

Been meaning to write a review for here for ages! We have followed the growth of Burger Meats Bun since opening last year and are…

Hotel Cabin Borgartún 32, Reykjavik, Iceland Review

We booked this trip through Travelzoo and one of their standard basic hotels is the Hotel Cabin. Outside of Hotel Cabin Hotel Cabin is located…