// Contains some affiliate links Venice by day is a tourist machine, but at night there is a transition. The gaudy facade vanishes, the streets empty. Venice has taken off her stage makeup for the day, and beneath she is yet more beguiling, dark and mysterious. So how can you…

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On my recent visit to Rome I was lucky enough to be invited to join a Food Tour hosted by LivItaly Tours, and I am very excited to be able to share the experience here on FjordsAndBeaches.com. There was one thing in particular we were excited about before visiting Rome,…

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This is a revised version of an old post about the Fifty Five bar. I have loved this place for so many years now, I felt the post deserved an update. In the heart of Camden you can find The Fifty Five Bar, a cocktail bar that specialises in over 200 different…

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During our holiday we discovered a gem on the beach. Not a literal gem, but a beach bar that perfectly suited all our needs! We stumbled upon it as we were looking for a few after-dinner drinks one evening, and discovered that they had the strongest WiFi signal we had encountered…

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Forest on the Roof started as a pop up called Le Chalet, in London’s Selfridges. When I finally went back to London in December for a week of fancy fun with Amy, we decided to book breakfast at the new restaurant. Find the website of the new permanent restaurant here.…

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