January 5, 2020

TAPAS ON THE DOCK

I love St Katherine’s Dock. When I worked in the city I would often spend my lunch break strolling along the waterside, admiring the yachts and on sunny days envying the people sat outside the bars and restaurants, sipping on wine. It’s a beautiful place to be during the warmer months but even on a chillier day like this particular Saturday afternoon, it’s still worth the journey. No surprise that it’s often described as one of London’s best kept secrets. Laura and I were meeting for a catch up. With the exciting discussion of a possible girl’s holiday in San Sebastian on our agenda, I suggested tapas and Cava on…

January 5, 2020

SUN & SANGRIA IN TENERIFE

Hello all! I decided to make my return to the blogging world to tell you about my long weekend with Mary in Tenerife. I had so many comments on my Instagram and Twitter pages asking where this beautiful little oasis of calm on the biggest and best-known Canary Island could be. So I’m going to write all about it! Welcome to Royal Garden Villas – a cluster of twenty-eight individually designed villas nestled in the hillside of Costa Adeje, overlooking the Atlantic sea. It’s rather secluded; the entrance is hidden behind a high whitewash wall and a large wooden gate. But once inside, the magic starts to happen. We were greeted with…