Restaurants and Cafes, tea

Top 10 Tea Posts – National Tea Day

It’s that day of the year made for me. Not Easter, although it is that too and it does mean I’ll be eating a tasty roast, followed by a hot cross bun, surrounded by mini Creme Eggs. Oh I do love seasonal foods! Today is also National Tea Day. Easter and National Tea Day, what… Continue reading Top 10 Tea Posts – National Tea Day

Oxford, Restaurants and Cafes

Battle and a brew – Thirsty Meeples

I have to tell you about an amazing place I discovered in Oxford recently. I don’t know how I’ve not told you about it sooner really, but sometimes life stuff gets in the way. I’ve been a bit slack on the ol’ blog writing lately. I know I’ve had a few 'guests’ here and have… Continue reading Battle and a brew – Thirsty Meeples

Oxford, Restaurants and Cafes, tea

Afternoon tea – The Randolf, Oxford

As you know I really love tea. And what's better than tea? Afternoon tea! Where you get dainty sandwiches, fluffy scones with clotted cream, a selection of irresistible cakes, and of course an unlimited supply of tea. My most recent afternoon tea experience was at The Randolf Hotel in Oxford. Approaching The RandolfApproaching The Randolf… Continue reading Afternoon tea – The Randolf, Oxford

Accessible Toilets, Oxford

The Randolf Hotel Oxford

After devouring the most delicious afternoon tea at The Randolf in Oxford recently (you can read about the yummy, Bond-esque experience here), and drinking way too much tea, I needed to visit their facilities. I need no excuse to check out any accessible loo! I'm sure there is more than one accessible toilet within The Randolf… Continue reading The Randolf Hotel Oxford

Oxford, Spas

Spa Day – a tranquil experience or a costly inconvenience – Bannatyne Banbury

While staying at Douglas House in Oxford recently, a friend and I decided to check out a local spa for some chill time and a bit of a pampering.  Fleur, being a spa virgin, left me to research and plan (grimaces hoping to make Fleur's first experience a good one!). Then again, leaving Fleur to plan… Continue reading Spa Day – a tranquil experience or a costly inconvenience – Bannatyne Banbury