england

Sometimes retail therapy is the best way to add a little sparkle to a dreary day. Here are a few of the shops that I tend to head to when I want to look at shiny new things and window shop. Here are five

Read more

Written by Posted in Expat Lifestyle, The City of Granada Spain Comments 19

Most people have the idea of Summer holidays spent on the beach reaching chick lit or the latest thriller. My idea is to escape to hot Spanish summer and enjoy the British Summer. After living abroad for 15 years now.  I

Read more

Written by Posted in Travel in England Comments 0

Once a year I treat myself to afternoon tea in London. This has become a ritual each time I return to the UK. Of course I enjoy the wonderful cakes and delicious sandwiches which are served but the real highlight for me is

Read more

Written by Posted in Travel in England Comments 0

Following on from the post about UNESCO sites in Spain that I have visited..(8 and a half so far). Out of curiosity I took a look at the full list to see if I had seen any other sites while on

Read more

If you have been learning Spanish and have a grasp on the language it still doesn´t necessarily mean that the locals are going to understand you. Local culture and manners aren´t taught in the Language school or on podcasts!  I´m fluent in

Read more

Written by Posted in Expat Lifestyle, Granada region & province, Spain Comments 8

Apple Crumble (or Fruit Crumble) I´ve been busy recently, not eating much at home, between travelling and eating out when I have finally managed to gather my thoughts back at home I´ve noticed that there is quite a bit of

Read more

Written by Posted in Expat Lifestyle, Spanish Food, Travel in England Comments 0

 Living abroad I notice that alot of people around me regularly attend English language schools. They seen to have a basic idea of the language. I can see that the problem is generally getting up to the next level. Advanced,

Read more

Written by Posted in In Spanish (En español) Comments 6

Being away from your home country is a great adventure, discovering new foods, interesting places and cultural insight, but sometimes you just want to feel like you are back at home. Here are some tips on recreating your own Little Britain

Read more

Written by Posted in Expat Lifestyle, The City of Granada Spain Comments 3
[powr-social-media-icons]