Category Archives: Drink

Cheeky Monkey

Barbary Macaque at the Top of the Rock, Gibraltar. The macaques of Gibraltar are famous. For many, seeing and interacting with the monkeys is a top reason for visiting the Top of the Rock. On our visit, my husband got … Continue reading

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England’s Oldest Inn’s Notable and Dubious Honors. Nottingham.

Established in A.D. 1189, Ye Olde Trip to Jerusalem claims to be the oldest inn in England.  When I first learned that an inn so old was still in existence, I knew I had to visit. Talk about history coming to … Continue reading

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Quest for the Perfect Hot Chocolate

Hot Chocolate Nirvana, Mallorca, Spain (Feb. 2012). When I was a child I was served cocoa made from packets and hot water. Hmm. Then I experienced hot cocoa made with an American brand cocoa powder, sugar, and steaming milk. How could … Continue reading

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