Tag: Spain

Recipes, Recipes using tomatoes, Uncategorized, Vegetarian recipes

The wonder that is pan con tomate

I love Spanish food, as I’m sure I’ve mentioned before. And as I’m having a break in Spain, decided I’d come up with a few Spanish-inspired recipes for you. Here’s the first…a deliciously tasty combo that works any time of the day. Well, directly translated it means bread with tomatoes. This ubiquitous Spanish dish comes […]

Thoughts, Uncategorized

The best restaurants in the world

Now here’s a subject led by personal taste, to say the least! The list of the world’s 50 best restaurants sponsored by San Pellegrino and Aqua Panna is out today (the list actually includes the top 100). It does  raise the question: how do you pick the top-100 restaurants in the world? This is as […]

Restaurants in Spain, Travel in Europe, Uncategorized

Wonderful Cabo de Palos

Just a short drive from La Manga Club is the harbour town of Cabo de Palos. A wonderful place to spend a few hours sipping Rose, enjoying some local delicacies and watching the boats (sometimes offloading freshly caught fish) come and go. Lunch on the harbour is an annual tradition. And we always go to […]

Restaurants in Spain, Travel in Europe, Uncategorized

Casa Victor at La Manga Club

We’ve been going to La Manga for many years, it’s one of our favourite holidays. And Casa Victor is our favourite restaurant on the resort. Victor always remembers us (even though we only go once a year) and we are greeted with a complimentary half bottle of Cava. Always a good way to start off […]

Restaurants in Spain, Travel in Europe

Beachside at Escuela de Pieter

I’ve got to admit to being a beach baby…maybe it’s because I grew up in a land-locked country, I just love being by the sea! And a restaurant on the beach, now you’re talking – Escuela de Pieter is the place for me! It’s along the La Manga strip, a long sleeve (manga means sleeve […]

Uncategorized

The rebirth of my blog

I’m upset, annoyed, sad and baffled. Why would someone hack into my blog and delete it? Clearly there are a lot of unpleasant people out there. I’ve been tweeting about it and discovered someone whose blog suffered the same fate. I asked her what she did and she said: “I cried a lot and then […]