A weekend in Madrid

Madrid - November 2013, a set on Flickr. A selection of photos from our recent weekend in Madrid - fantastic weather, beautiful food and a new favourite hotel. There's always something new to see. This time, it was visits to the National Library¬†where we saw a beautiful exhibit of Japanese calligraphy, followed by the Botanical… Continue reading A weekend in Madrid

Palma: Keeping it under wraps

I'm a little conflicted even writing this post... I really love Palma de Mallorca and I think it gets ignored by the majority of visitors to the island. On the other hand, I think I love it precisely because it's ignored by most tourists. You'll pardon the generalisation, but in my experience (a decade of… Continue reading Palma: Keeping it under wraps