Diva With A Bar Tab

Cocktails. Bars. Bars. Cocktails.

Let’s face it, I’m obsessed.

Whether I’m at home in London, or away on a trip you know I’m hitting twitter to find the best cocktails in town – and who’s making them.,

It’s not about getting wasted – there are much cheaper ways to get that job done – it’s everything else

It’s about the discovery: finding something or somewhere new with your friends, or on your own. About not knowing whether you’ll be in there for the night… or running for the door within 5 minutes

It’s about the occasion: to celebrate something, for a special treat, to commiserate a bad day at work or, you know, because it’s Tuesday.

It’s about the experience: sipping slowly, savouring the craftsmanship, taking in your surroundings, relaxing into the vibe, appreciating the conversation. See, hear, smell, touch and taste.

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Travel Advent Calendar 2016: Part 3

After part one and part two … part three. For the uninitiated, I’ve been searching through all of my travel pics from the past few years and have selected a few of my favourites to share over the Festive Season as my ‘Travel Advent Calendar’. The world moves so fast, we’re in a constant state of finishing up one thing and jumping on to the next, so it is a bit of a treat to be able to pause and reflect on trips past…and get a little inspiration for whatever comes next!

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Travel Advent Calendar 2016: Part 2

Back again for the second installment of my 2016 Advent Calendar round-up. Just to re-cap, I’ve gathered together a selection of my favourite travel pics and stories from the past few years and have been posting them daily in honour of the Festive Season – and for your viewing pleasure, of course. Catch-up with part one here , parts 3 and 4 to follow…

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A Little Inspiration…

Some inspiration from the late, great Maya Angelou.

Grab the world by the lapels. Kick some ass. Advice to live – not just travel – by.