Dog Days of May

Things were getting desperate. May looked like being only the second single figure return of Good Beer Guide pubs of the decade. Other well known bloggers were travelling the country notching tick after tick, flaunting their successes like jackdaws adorned with paste jewellery. Meanwhile I was trailing behind like an arthritic badger. All doom, no…… Continue reading Dog Days of May


“What’s with all the foreign beer posts?” asks a disgruntled Len O’Phobe (who favours Stella and Budweiser himself). Well it’s partly to do with fast running out of new Good Beer Guide pubs to visit until the next edition, though I should have some to report in the near future; but also a simple reflection…… Continue reading Sicily

Conwy Twitter

Wales is nothing if not short of coastline. Following the pub on the beach we headed back along the north coast. Conwy is a small but spectacular town with a huge castle, 13th Century town walls, a Telford designed suspension bridge, a Robert Stephenson built railway bridge, narrow streets, a quayside and plenty of pubs. …… Continue reading Conwy Twitter