• Genting Hotel Santai Spa
    Lifestyle,  Reviews

    The Genting Hotel – Robata Grill & Santai Spa Review

    Imagine this. You’re booked into the Genting Hotel – Resorts World and the PR lady sends you over an itinerary which details your experience from start to finish.  Dinner at Robata on Friday night, a luxury night’s sleep inside a superior room with plush lighting, fluffy robes, a goody bag… the works! The next day consists of a hearty breakfast and a spa day with complimentary treatments at Santai Spa. It sounds like a dream doesn’t it? As far as hotel stays go – I was completely in awe of the hotel, our dining experience at Robata and the spa day which has been highly recommended to me by friends on many…

  • The Almanack Kenilworth Duck
    Food,  Reviews

    The Almanack: Restaurant Review in Kenilworth

    I hadn’t long woken up from my slumber at Luxury Hotel, Netherstowe House the other week when I was whisked away to review the new Almanack Restaurant in Kenilworth – sister pub to the Highfield in Edgbaston. Whenever I’m invited to review a restaurant, the first thing I do is look at the menu. What food do they serve? How expensive is it? Are the prices right for what they’re offering? From the invitation, I was promised to try some ‘fantastic food and drinks’ from their brand new summer menu, at a top notch lunch spot. Although Kenilworth is a bit out of my way for a Birmingham food blogger, Josh and…

  • Lifestyle

    Work Hard, Play Harder: Achievements & Goals

    One: This weekend has been good to me. As well as working and blogging, I am happy to announce that as of next month I will have my own ‘Food and Events’ column in ‘The Coleshill Post’ newspaper. My hard work is shining through and it definitely pays off to be persistent. Two: From 7am Friday to 7am Saturday, my best nerd pal played games for 24-hours straight. A couple of us went over on the night time to get involved, cheer him on and eat pizza until 2 in the morning. The event was all for a good cause and to support a wonderful charity, Special Effect. There’s still time…