Spa at Samaya, Bali – Rituals of Royalty

A perfect treat at a perfect location. The Samaya is perched right on the beach at the glorious Seminyak beach famed for its rolling waves and gorgeous sunsets. The Rituals of Royalty treatment is over two hours of pampering with a partner or friend. Great welcome with a refreshing lime juice whilst the staff tell you what is going to […]

Portmeirion – The five x W’s!

What – Portmeirion  is an Italian style village open for day visits and overnight stays in Hotel Portmeirion, village rooms, Castle Deudraeth and self catering cottages. Often used in films particularly The Prisoner during the 1960’s. It’s colourful and has a very definite Mediterranean feel especially when the sun is shining. There are coastal and woodland […]

Walk to the View – Bath

It does what it says on the tin…..it’s a great walk with a great view of the outstandingly beautiful city of Bath…..about 3 miles in all. OK it involves a climb but it is so worth it……and it also neatly leads you to the Sky View Walk a much longer, more difficult terrain kinda of […]

Satay and sunsets: Seminyak, Bali.

Two teenage girls beckoned us down a narrow alley behind the main Seminyak thoroughfare, they were keen to show us the menu of Warung Siam and for £14 we both enjoyed a main course and an alcoholic drink. The chicken was pasted in a sesame and cashew dressing and the taste was to die for. If I […]

The Grey Traveller at the Harbourmaster – Aberaeron, Wales.

The Harbourmaster Hotel in Aberaeron, Wales –  Unique, boutique and fantastic customer service. Couldn’t ask for a better location looking over the pretty harbour and out to Cardigan Bay. As soon as you drive along the pretty seaside harbour of Aberaeron you can see the purple painted Harbourmaster sitting proudly almost at the entrance to […]