Vigårda barbeque in Stockholm

Monday, October 29th, 2012

Looking for the best burgers in Stockholm? Go to Vigårda! This is gourmet take-away food, based on natural ingredients, at a good price. Worth a try when in Stockholm! All photos: Sara Danielsson/Vigå

Afternoon tea at Sketch in London

Monday, October 22nd, 2012

A friend of mine has been to Sketch – and I was stunned by the photos of this magnificent place! After some research I found out that the French Master Chef Pierre Gagnaire have devised the menus in the restaurants. That makes the place even more interesting, and on my list for future London trips. […]

Peacock at Rowsley in Derbyshire, England

Friday, October 5th, 2012

For a romantic weekend away – why not go to Derbyshire in England? I recommend staying at the lovely Peacock hotel in Rowsley. We stayed here last year, and it was fabulous. And if you are into British costume dramas you will not be disappointed by the location. The hotel is situated nearby Haddon Hall, a […]

Villa Tiboldi in Piemonte, Italy

Tuesday, September 27th, 2011

The area of Piemonte in Italy has many beautiful places to stay. Is it possible to say that one of them is “the best place to stay”? Well, I don´t know, but what I know is that if you are in the Roero area Villa Tiboldi will be high up on the list. Try it […]

Patina in Evanger, Voss

Thursday, July 7th, 2011

Are you going to the western part of Norway this summer? Why not have a pitstop at Patina café in Evanger near Voss? Here you can enjoy homemade cakes or lunch and have a stroll through their second hand shop. This year you can even stay overnight. They have two lovely apartments for rent. See […]

Where to shop for food in Paris

Tuesday, June 28th, 2011

Laurence has once again written some travel tips for foodies. This time it is in Paris, last time it was New York. So if you ar going to the french capital soon, take a look at her blogpost and enjoy her photos. All photos:

Restaurant Meieriet in Herand in Hardanger

Tuesday, June 14th, 2011

Soon the summer holiday starts! In my opinion the best place to spend it is in Norway. Our country has a lot to offer, and the best time to see it is during summer. Why not choose Hardangerfjord? It is one of my favorite fjords. These photos are from Herand, a small village in Hardanger. […]

Bark Bar & Brasserie in Arendal

Thursday, May 19th, 2011

Update: This restaurant is closed, unfortunately. I have still kept the blogpost here, so you can enjoy the atmosphere which once where there. Last week I was in Arendal, in the southern part of Norway. We had dinner at an excellent restaurant called Bark, situated in “Langbrygga” in the center of Arendal. The place has […]

Luxemburgerli from Zürich

Tuesday, April 5th, 2011

Are you a fan of macarons? Then you must try the Luxemburgerli from Zürich! They are the most delicious mini-macarons I have ever tasted. I was so amased the other day when a friend gave me a big box of these. It was impossible to stop eating them! And they are softer and lighter than […]

Hoxton Hotel and some travel tips for a weekend in London

Sunday, November 14th, 2010

Some friends are going to London in December, and were asking for some travel tips. What to do, where to shop etc. Why not make a post on the blog, and give them the link? Here goes: They are staying at fab Hoxton Hotel: Not far from the hotel they can shop at Old Spitalfields […]