A little piece of Granada

Feliz año Nuevo 2016! Last Christmas in the Spanish Andalusian city Granada was one of those rare occasions where we could celebrate together as a large family. However, for me most of my time there was spent working which really limited family time to a few days and getting out on the streets of the…

A post card from Tenerife

If you are from the UK the Spanish Canary Island Tenerife conjures up images endless foreign owned bars and clubs lining the seafronts of Los Cristianos & Playa Las Americas. The first time I visited this island was in 1995. I was with a couple friends hitting the bars on the strips during the day…

A post card from Marrakech

Bedlam – n. a noisy confused place or situation. If you are seeking the serenity of an oasis nestled in the barren landscape of the Sahara desert flanked by the Atlas Mountains, then brace yourself for an onslaught on your senses courtesy of the old Medina. It’s fair to say that bedlam is a word…