Posts in the Adventures category

REVIEW: THE IVY, HARROGATE

When the Ivy group ventured up north, it was a bit of a coup when they chose Harrogate as one of the venues for their new luxury restaurants. Nearly six months in and The Ivy Harrogate seems to be a firm favourite with locals and visitors. If you’re looking for food and interiors with the wow factor, it’s a must-visit. 

Read More...

REVIEW: ROOMZZZ MANCHESTER

You know me, I love a beautiful old building with an interesting history and plenty of original details. And if it includes a fab place to lay my head with all the mod cons, in a central city location, then I’m there!

Read More...

HOTEL REVIEW: THE PRINCIPAL, YORK

The Principal is one of those real town-meets-country kind of places where you feel like you could be staying in a beautiful stately home and yet you have the wonderful city of York within walking distance. That’s what I call a perfect combination.

Read More...

REVIEW: FISK, HARROGATE

Whether you’re local to Harrogate or just visiting; if you love seafood, especially with a south east Asian twist, I’d recommend you get a little Fisk in your dish.

Read More...

24 HOURS IN HARROGATE

It’s good to be a tourist in your own town, taking the time to enjoy what’s on your doorstep. I’m so lucky to have grown up in Harrogate and be able to raise my family here now. It’s changed such a lot over the years but I love how it balances history with modernity. So for all those who asked, here’s how I like to while away a few hours in my back yard.

Read More...