Carry on Glamping – or Airbnb is the one for me!

In days of old, when nights were cold, when the internet and Airbnb hadn’t been invented, we had things like English Country Cottages to provide holiday homes for the self-catering type.  So, to set the scene: When I was young, there was a distinctly snobbish pecking order in the holiday stakes. Country Cottage renters were … Continue reading Carry on Glamping – or Airbnb is the one for me!

From Camp to Costabucks.

OK, so I’m a coffee snob.  I’m not an out and out loony coffee snob, but I am a coffee snob. There are very few coffee chains that I have experienced that make a decent cup of coffee. One outfit in particular, has experienced spectacular success, and has literally cornered the market, with outlets wherever … Continue reading From Camp to Costabucks.