Author: TheTwoScoops

A boozy delight: Wine ice cream in Cafayate

A boozy delight: Wine ice cream in Cafayate

I’m partial to a glass of wine (or two…) and always enjoy a good ice cream – but both of them together?! Yes, that’s what I found on my travels in the small wine region of Cafayate in Argentina. Cafayate, which lies in the heart […]

In search of Menorca’s best beaches

In search of Menorca’s best beaches

Did you know that Menorca boasts more beaches than Ibiza and Majorca combined? It’s just one of the many surprising facts about this Balearic Island that’s often overlooked. When I first visited here many a year ago I was unsure as to what to expect. […]

Guide to Stone Town: Step back in time

Guide to Stone Town: Step back in time

Few places epitomise the exotic quite as much as the island of Zanzibar, located off the mainland of Tanzania – and Stone Town is its heart. In our guide to Stone Town, discover how this small city is a melting pot of African, Arab and […]

Amsterdam: In pictures

Amsterdam: In pictures

Spring 2015 marks the 70th anniversary of the liberation of the Nazi death camps, the death of Anne Frank. We take a look at the city she called home for her short, but inspirational life.

St Patrick’s Day events in London

St Patrick’s Day events in London

St. Patrick’s Day celebrations are about to kick off in London! Find out how you can be part of Lá Fhéile Pádraig in our Londoner’s Guide!

Blogging-on-the-go: DSLR v Camera Phone

Blogging-on-the-go: DSLR v Camera Phone

We take a Nokia Lumia and a DSLR camera out for the day to see how they compare on camera quality. Which one is better for blogging-on-the-go?

The London Scoop: Porridge Café, Shoreditch

The London Scoop: Porridge Café, Shoreditch

Hot off the heels of London’s first cereal cafe, the capital has another new quirky breakfast spot – the Porridge Cafe in Shoreditch (naturally). Sarah and Nikki headed to the launch night…

Bruges: Best places to eat & drink

Bruges: Best places to eat & drink

Bruges is famous for two reasons – beer and chocolate. And a weekend in the city cannot be complete without sampling both…in copious amounts. But after three short days there, I soon realised there so much more Bruges has to offer to whet your appetite! […]

A Londoner’s guide to Chinese New Year

A Londoner’s guide to Chinese New Year

The Year of the Monkey is nearly upon us and it’s time to celebrate the Chinese New Year in London. On Monday 8th February 2016, the city will come alive with all things Oriental but the celebrations don’t stop there… The Sunday after the big […]

Brunch in SW London: Scoffers Kitchen

Brunch in SW London: Scoffers Kitchen

My love for a good brunch knows no bounds. And regular readers of the blog will know just how far I’ll go for a good Eggs Royale on a Saturday morning. But this week, I deterred slightly from the usual. I went for something different. […]

What to do in Bruges: Weekend Guide

What to do in Bruges: Weekend Guide

Arriving in Bruges is like stepping into a fairy tale. And although discovering this city is best on foot without a map, I wanted to narrow down the essentials must-sees and dos. So here’s our Weekender’s Guide on what to do in Bruges! The streets […]

Review: Les Jardins du Marais

Review: Les Jardins du Marais

The Marais district, literally translated as ‘the marsh’, is certainly one of the trendiest areas of the French capital. But with boutique hotels at every corner, it’s difficult to know where to stay in The Marais. Les Jardins du Marais hotel is located in this […]