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My Honest Opinion of the Wedding Singer

As I begin writing this post it feels necessary to make a little confession! This blog is slightly late in being posted. The reason for this is that it’s all about an amazing day that I had with Jo in Manchester. 1,361 more words

Lifestyle

La Tasca, Leadenhall Market

I’m always a bit skeptical about chain restaurants. Ok, the food isn’t usually bad, but after frequenting places like Strada, Ask and Prezzo in my youthfull, inexperienced food days, I have become disillusioned with the whole process. 524 more words

Features

Five Restaurants in February

A quick post for this week, since I don’t have a lot time to work on a big post. Looking back at the restaurants I have visited in February I concluded that there are quite some places I recommend. 721 more words

Restaurants

Five Ways to practice speaking Spanish for free.

How can I practice my Spanish without paying for an additional course?

This is a question I get asked a lot by my Spanish students, from beginners through to advanced speakers.  552 more words

Learn Spanish In Cheshire

Just Belive

A long time ago I wanted to visit the Pyrenees mountains in Andorra. It was like a dream. First time we have booked with Crystal Ski! 245 more words

In defence of chains

“I’m so against Franco Manca, it’s now a chain, I’d much prefer getting a pizza from an independent place.”

Now if my friend had said she much preferred an authentic pizza from a pizzeria in Italy I may be more understanding but Franco Manca started in Brixton Market and now has a 25 branches across London and one in Brighton, hence she will no longer look favourably on this being a cool place to eat. 502 more words

London

La Tas-can

Today I’m reviewing La Tasca, four doors down from my last restaurant review. Serving spanish style tapas on Deansgate, Manchester.

This strip of restaurants and bars really is wonderful; all in one place makes it the perfect destination for dinner and drinks, but sadly this does mean a high amount of competition and pressure for the restaurants to get people through the doors. 1,136 more words

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