At the end of August we will be heading to Edinburgh for a long weekend. While there we are going to take in a few shows in the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. The Edinburgh Fringe is the largest arts festival in the world and takes place every August for three weeks in Scotland’s capital city.Read More →
I love performing arts, especially comedy. However, this weekend I found myself a little too close to the “stage” for my liking. It seems that Manuel from Fawlty Towers is alive and well and working in a hotel restaurant in Cheshire.
A last minute trip “up north” to bludgeon an incompetent to death meant I had to book us into the only hotel available in the area. The large ex-country house had been quite nicely restored, some modern touches here and there but still largely old-school. The hotel was quite a way off of the beaten track and in an area of woodland, all quite lovely. And, oh so quiet.Read More →