• Just back: Family cycling in Holland

    Easter holidays and we’ve been away. The girls and I spent last week in Holland, combining a family cycling trip with visits to Maurodam [pictured above] in The Hague, the Miffy house in Utrecht and a Brothers Grimm guesthouse from the┬áVrienden op de Fiets group of cycling-friendly homestays. The stories will be out over the(…)

  • Story of the week: Following the Dutch cheese trail

    We’re back. Back-end technical issues kept us offline for a few weeks but Story of the Week returns today. As ever, follow me on Twitter, or subscribe to the RSS, for weekly updates from my travel-writing archive in the months to come. Think cheese. You probably think of artisan producers in France or the Alpine-pasture(…)

  • Normal service is resumed

    Yes, I know. We’ve been offline for a few weeks while doing some behind-the-scenes maintenance and updating. But normal service resumes today and I’ll be back to posting bi-weekly from next weekend. Note: we’re also now at .com only. There’s lots to catch up on. Thanks for your patience.

Story of the week: Following the Dutch cheese trail

Story of the week: Following the Dutch cheese trail 0

We’re back. Back-end technical issues kept us offline for a few weeks but Story of the Week returns today. As ever, follow me on Twitter, or subscribe to the RSS, for weekly updates from my travel-writing archive in the months to come. Think cheese. You probably think of artisan producers in France or the Alpine-pasture(…)

Normal service is resumed

Normal service is resumed 0

Yes, I know. We’ve been offline for a few weeks while doing some behind-the-scenes maintenance and updating. But normal service resumes today and I’ll be back to posting bi-weekly from next weekend. Note: we’re also now at .com only. There’s lots to catch up on. Thanks for your patience.