Lenin and Friends: Prague’s Museum of Communism


What do you think of, when you think of Communism?

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Snapshot: Sharpham Vineyard


On the banks of the River Dart in South Devon, Sharpham Vineyard is a good place for a vineyard tour, leisurely lunch or both.

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Cornwall’s Lizard Peninsula – Top 10


St Grada Church It’s amazing what you can find out on Google. (Quite apart from the name of the church that you’ve forgotten). The church at St Grada was part of a Dr Who episode – The Smugglers – broadcast …

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Barcelona: What to See


Note: this post is mainly taken from an article I wrote for Viator in 2011. The original article can be found here. If Barcelona does have a flaw, then it is possibly that there are too many sights. This can …

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La Boqueria: Food fit for Saints in Barcelona


We didn’t exactly time our visit to La Boqueria perfectly. Let me explain: it was nearly lunchtime. It had been a while since breakfast, we were both starting to feel peckish and then we hit upon Barcelona’s premier food market. …

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Mexican Hot Sauce…Made in Devon


There are plenty of Mexican eating joints in London, but Wahaca is in a slightly different league. For a start, it’s so cool that they don’t take reservations. You just turn up and wait in line (outside, on the stairs …

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