Browsing: The Explorer

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International maiden of mystery, Sophie McLean, spends the night at Hotel Cram in Barcelona, and discovers that even travel tradeshow exhibitions can be fun when your hotel room has so much soul.

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Estella Shardlow boards the Caledonian Sleeper train from Euston and ventures into the Highlands to wallow in the rugged Speyside beauty, the fresh air, the gourmet food and, naturally, the malt whisky.

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Lennie Nash, roving journalist and aspiring chef, visits the Chang brothers of Chiang Mai, dubbed (by Lennie) as the Thai Si and Dave of Hairy Bikers fame, but rather more clean shaven…

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There’s something so inherently mysterious about Oxford. Time-worn buildings loom over pretty cobbled streets, well-trodden…

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Fearful explorer and man-of-inaction Lawrence of Arb goes travelling closer to home and spends a night at the charismatic Fox & Anchor in Clerkenwell. Tankards of beer, baths in bedrooms; it was an experience to remember.

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Well, chaps, with the pressure off and Valentine’s safely out of the way, you can…

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A Martini and a manicure, a pint and a pedicure, and a Mexican asking if you want it soft, medium or firm? Douglas Blyde finds himself at the So Spa in St. James, confronting his metrosexuality in the former Bank of Nigeria.

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Globetrotting journalist and chef-in-training, Lennie Nash, tramps across Thailand’s Rayong Province, experiencing the rugged beauty of a jungle landscape, while being apprehended by cobras and flummoxed by park guards.

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Tom Harrow, aka WineChap, has a soft spot for many things; wine, food, more wine, more food, opera, more wine. So it wasn’t surprising when he disappeared to Alba in search of the legendary white truffle. And wine.

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