What to Pack for Mykonos

  Mykonos is a place of extremes. The sun is hot, the wind and nights are cool. Local boutiques and souvenir stores sit alongside Louis Vuitton and Chanel shops. Some beaches are empty and quiet while others are throwing the party of your life. If…

Top 5 Things to Do in Mendoza

Now that you have your hotel sorted (see A Perfect Vineyard Stay in Argentina) what to do? Number one is no doubt wine tasting! Isn’t that what you came for? But Mendoza also has a number of other exciting attractions and activities to help keep…

Awesome Blogger Award!

I’ve been nominated by Anna from Fit & Classy for the Awesome Blogger Award. Thank you, Anna! Anna is a woman on a mission to get fit and cut the excuses that stop so many of us from reaching our goals. She has been getting…

Awesome Ideas for Friday Nights in London

It’s Friday! And if you’re a Londoner, chances are… you already have plans! Also likely, is that you made them over a week ago, whereas another percentage of you locked that baby in a month ago. What’s going on? I don’t need to tell you…

A Perfect Vineyard Stay in Argentina

Finca Adalgisa Finca Adalgisa is located in a little town called Chacras de Coria in Lujan de Cuyo, which is exactly where you want to be to discover the best Malbec wines. It’s also walking distance to some shops, cafes and most importantly, freshly baked…

How to Choose Wine

Gone are the days of “second up from the top”, or bottom, depending on your income bracket. While there remains a lot of mysticism about wine – and rightfully so, it takes opening one to truly know what is inside – people everywhere are getting…

Things I Learned on My Barcelona Hen Do

  I recently returned from my hen do in Barcelona. Despite having five of the coolest bridesmaids that ever lived, we caused more mayhem than the guys from The Hangover, minus the drugs and tiger. Forget Bridezilla, I was Bridam Neeson. But what happens in…

INTERVIEW: Anastasia | Love From Cyprus

Introducing Anastasia, the third #girlboss in my interview series into the lives and drives of up and coming entrepreneurs. Each month I talk to people who are carving out their own paths in life, boss of their own business or creative venture. Love From Cyprus…

Avartana: The Best Restaurant in Chennai?

  I had the privilege of being one of the first to try Avartana in its first week of opening. The concept is South Indian fine dining served European style, taking inspiration from the cooking and presentation techniques more commonly found in London or New…

Sri Lanka Part II: Two Week Itinerary

Until recently Sri Lanka was not really on my radar, which now feels like a major oversight. The island is incredible. Pristine beaches, waterfalls, tea plantation highlands, ancient and colonial cities, temples, wildlife, safari… Sri Lanka needs to be explored. And to do that, you need at least…

Sri Lanka Part I: All in a Weekend

Last month I spent two weeks in India with my fiancé and his two colleagues. Since we were staying in Chennai, about an hour’s flight from Sri Lanka, we figured we absolutely must go that weekend. I drew up three plans for the team: Option A: Wildlife…

INTERVIEW: Erika Alvarez of Koua | Mexzik

Bringing Mexico to the World Each month I’m interviewing rising stars, entrepreneurs in different industries and sectors to share their inspiring stories as well as help us understand what it takes to carve your own path in life. Last month we heard from the Collyer Twins…