• Musings

    Eating out in China, Part Two: Xian

    by  • 12/01/2015 • Musings • 0 Comments

    Assorted dumplings, Dumplings feast at De Fa Chang, Xian, China

    Three days after hitting the tarmac at Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport, I had packed my bags again and was off to Xian on assignment for Higher View. I’ve never been to Xian, and knew very little of what the city had to offer; beyond the very obvious terracotta warriors. And, to be honest, I...

    Read more →

    There’s always a toast at a Georgian supra

    by  • 03/12/2014 • Musings, Photoblog • 2 Comments

    Grilled fish in Georgia

    It’s been a while since I was in Georgia. More than three years in fact. The purpose of my trip was to discover Georgia as a wine region, centred around the first Qvevri Wine Symposium. Alongside this, I visited some of the country’s most revered wineries and wine making monasteries to uncover what’s often said...

    Read more →

    Eating out in China, Part One: Chengdu

    by  • 30/10/2014 • Musings • 2 Comments

    Tofu and seaweed "fish", Vegan Restaurant, Chengdu

    Hello from China! But also goodbye, too, as I depart on Monday to head back to London. For the last two months or so, I’ve been based here looking for things; stories, flavours, memories (but definitely not my self). It’s been more than four years since I was last home. This time I wanted to...

    Read more →