We like to drink with Tom cause Tom is our friend…

But what happens when he can’t drink in Marrakech? 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1 Absolutely nothing, because you can drink in Marrakech! I hear a sigh of relief from most brits! If you’re not already aware, Marrakech is a predominately Muslim country, which to us boozy brits means you’re essentially … Continue reading We like to drink with Tom cause Tom is our friend…

I’m a Berber, I’m a Berber, I’m an original Berber!

They shouted at us. Constantly. Every single person who seemed to be trying to sell us some form of service or product claimed they were an original Berber from the Atlas Mountains. Before we came to Morocco we had never even heard of a Berber. Upon leaving Morocco, we’re now pretty clued up! So, what … Continue reading I’m a Berber, I’m a Berber, I’m an original Berber!

Be our guest, be our guest. Put our service to the test!

Pretty much sums up the lovely home from home comfort you feel as soon as you walk through the door at Hotel Darsor. Ahmed could not do enough to please us and make us feel welcome! Upon arrival we were asked to come in, sit down and drink some tea before anything else was even … Continue reading Be our guest, be our guest. Put our service to the test!

Sit Down, Have a Cuppa. We Can Talk All Night Long…

For the people of Morocco, this tea is more than just a drink, their whole social network seems to revolve around it. I guess it’s pretty similar to us meeting a friend for a pint at our local. Many Moroccans will sit out until the early hours of the morning talking over a tea at … Continue reading Sit Down, Have a Cuppa. We Can Talk All Night Long…

Shut Up And Put Your Dirham Where Your Mouth Is…

That's what you get for waking up in Marrakech... It's that time again, time for me to shut up and put my money where my mouth is. In one of my earlier posts, I told you I use Numbeo to estimate my travel spends and then add 20% for 'Just in case' We’re off to … Continue reading Shut Up And Put Your Dirham Where Your Mouth Is…

Is The Grass Really Greener On The Other Side – What Do We Know?

I know were not the only ones who spend our time scrolling through instagram post after instagram post looking at these beautiful beaches, mountains and lakes. And oh those vans, the beautifully converted vans, all singing all dancing, wood interiors which are incredibly heavy and very bad for fuel economy - Is this all really … Continue reading Is The Grass Really Greener On The Other Side – What Do We Know?

This Place is a SHAMBLES!!

Well, not quite. You'll see what I mean... York still remains one of my favourite places in the UK to visit. It really does have absolutely everything for everyone. We only had a short weekend here but it was exactly what we needed, night-life, beautiful buildings and good shops. I feel like every time I … Continue reading This Place is a SHAMBLES!!

The York Roast Co

If you have never heard of the phenomenon that is the Yorkshire Pudding Wrap then you have most definitely been living in hibernation for the last 3-4 months. What are they? Well the name its self is pretty explanatory but there are a number of fillings. Its basically a giant Yorkshire pudding, filled with either … Continue reading The York Roast Co

Myth Busters – Garlic and Mosquitoes!

We all have that one unlucky friend, the one who spends all holiday looking swollen and red, itching and scratching whilst covering themselves in every repellent going. Luckily for my friends, that one is me! And what causes this traumatic experience? Mosquitoes! When I was younger I never used to have this problem but as … Continue reading Myth Busters – Garlic and Mosquitoes!

Get a fringe they said….

It will be fun they said... It will bring out your eyes they said... Really easy to maintain they said... Well I guess being a blogger means I have to try new things so that I can write reviews and give advice to my readers. This and the fact I have a hairdresser who isn't … Continue reading Get a fringe they said….