Cavaliers and roundheads are the staples of British history.  Charles I was fond of the fine things in life, lost touch with the people and so lost his head.  Fondness for the fine things went…

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Friday night saw me wandering around London’s Southbank looking at pretty lights with three girlfriends.  Not just any old lights but a light festival, no less.  Lumiere London has more than fifty artworks shining out…

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Deciding where to go, that’s the easy bit of any holiday.  Where to stay; always a bit trickier.  We booked our ferry crossing to the Hook of Holland and now the Netherlands were our oyster.…

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