Bordeaux Banter

Bordeaux is only a one hour and twenty minute flight from Dublin, who knew? Oh, all of you, ok. Well, I hadn’t been to France since I was a child so I was pretty excited to head over to what’s basically the centre of the wine universe last week. The lovely people at Lidl played host to our gang of about 25 and I was lucky enough to stay in the Grand Hôtel de Bordeaux, a gorgeous five star hotel in a seriously fancy 18th-century building right in the city centre

Turkey Time Out

With more inevitably boozy breaks ahead (Bordeaux and Champagne...natch), I've booked in for some time out in Turkey.  An entire week of chilled-out, blissed-out, hopefully…