Melbourne – Cars, Restaurants, Coathangers
5 June 2021 | Living
Locked down in Melbourne I’ve been pedaling my bicycle around and thinking about places with – for me – a Melbourne history. I’ve lived in Melbourne for far too long, a lot of those years in Richmond, a ‘suburb’ which went from Struggletown – I’m reading that book at ...
Cuban Restaurants – still at the cutting edge
25 April 2016 | Living
On my 2014 visit to Havana I suggested that Cuba could be the world’s next hot restaurant destination. Two years later there are even more interesting places to dine although I found myself returning to familiar haunts:
▲ La Guarida – the ‘lair’ or ‘hideout’ – wa...
Summing up 2014 – restaurants
12 January 2015 | Living
I’ve run through my favourite theatre, films, hotels and books of 2014 – now on to the restaurants.▲ Ivan Justo in Havana
The best – amazingly the year’s most interesting dining experiences were in Havana. A batch of places with interesting food, interesting décor ...