Yotel Gatwick; pod style hotels arrive in the UK

What do sushi and hotels have in common? Both evidence that good things come in small packages. The perfect bit size sushi piece has everything you need in a mouthful but nothing extra, all packed together in an efficient morsel for degustation. From the business behind the sushi chain Yo Sushi comes a hotel chain…

5 top tips for the Edinburgh Fringe Festival

  If you haven’t been drop what you’re doing and get it booked in for 2018 I’d heard tell of the Edinburgh International Festival and its Siamese twin the Edinburgh Fringe Festival but hadn’t really understood what they were all about. If someone had described them to me I’m not sure I would have got…

Sport climbing and steam trains in Swanage

A long awaited return visit to Dorset had finally been planned after my first visit two years ago (see post here), unfortunately there was a lot of double rain drop action on the weather forecast for the weekend. I think the double raindrop has been the weather sign of my summer but I have tried…