CRUISING

Ten Reasons to take a Cruise

I thought I’d be well into my seventies before I went on a cruise but, as is often the case, life proved me wrong. I took my first cruise in my forties, to the Mediterranean, and surprised myself by really liking it. I’ve been on another cruise since and enjoyed it...

Discovering Delos – Isle of Light

Delos is a small island in the centre of the Cyclades and one of the most important historical and archaeological sites in Greece. It’s the mythical birthplace of Apollo and UNESCO protected. See what I discovered on my visit to ancient Delos.

Three-Course Taste of Travel Menu

Celebrity Cruises Competition! They want to hear about your Three-Course Travel Menu. From dining out in Reykjavik to savouring tantalising Vietnamese cuisine, read about some of my most memorable eating experiences.

Memories of Mykonos

What to see and do with a few hours in Mykonos Town, those windmills, and the nod on a lovely little restaurant in a quiet part of town.

Views from a Cruise

Views from a Cruise. Some of the epic views from sail-aways and arrivals into some of Europe’s most photogenic ports – Istanbul, Corfu Town, Valletta in Malta and Venice.

Sicilian Cuisine – Savouring the Flavours

The cool, calm, quiet of the Consoli kitchen is a complete contrast to the clamour of Catania’s colourful market. The next part of the tour was to immerse ourselves into the flavours, cooking customs and rich history of Sicilian cuisine.