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The Heverlee micro-festival at New Waverley in Edinburgh

What better way to celebrate the Belgian national day than with a pint of one of their finest exports, Heverlee.  And I can’t think of a better setting to enjoy said pint this weekend – unless you happen to be in Brussels – than the Heverlee micro-festival at New Waverley […]

The Everyday man, Remus Uomo suit, lazio suit

How to find the perfect fitting suit with Remus Uomo

Let’s be honest, that feeling of wearing a suit that just fits you just perfectly is unparalleled.  You look good, you feel good and that shows, it really gives you an extra shot of confidence too.  Nowadays it’s much easier to nail this look without having to spend an absolute […]

The Goodwood Festival of Speed with Alcantara

I’ve always fancied taking a trip to one of the many festivals that happen annually at the Goodwood Estate, so when Alcantara recently go in touch and invited me along to the Festival of Speed I accepted with pleasure.  Alcantara, if you’re wondering is the luxury material that features in […]

Just how super are the new Travelodge SuperRooms?

Travelodge hotels might not be your first choice for a dream trip away but when it comes to finding somewhere to stay for a couple of nights that won’t break the bank then they often come up trumps.  You can check-into one of their hotels anywhere in the country and […]

Vienna, Neubau, 7th District, neubau sunglasses

24 hours in Vienna with Neubau Eyewear

Who better to show me around the arty neighbourhood of Neubau in Vienna than the team behind the eco-conscious glasses brand which shares its name. Last month I took up an invitation to join a group of influencers from across Europe on a launch event for the new eyewear collection. […]

First date man, smart casual man

What should you wear on a first date?

So you both swiped right, chatted back and forth for a bit and things seem to be going ok. It’s time for the first date.   But where do you go? What do you wear? Who makes the first move? These are all things worth having a little thought about in […]