Category Archives: Food & Cuisine

#Picture Tour of #Europe (2): #Spain’s Sights, Sounds, Smells and Sunshine

Following last week’s post on picturesque France, today we are heading further south to a country I’ve been to more often than any other in Europe. I am not counting the times, but if I do, it will be in … Continue reading

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#Picture Blog on a Picnic #Summer Fun in #SuttonPark 野餐皇家萨登公园图文并茂

Yes, it’s that time of the year again, when the Kirks’ annual picnic in Sutton Park was in full swing on a Saturday in June. Some of you probably remember that we enjoyed a fabulous outing in May last year, … Continue reading

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Detective Kirk Solved Murder Mystery in #Madeira

In 1925, two English families and their friends gathered together at the posh Royal Savoy in Funchal, Madeira, to celebrate the engagement between Tarquin Sinclair-Smythe and Clarissa Quartermane. John and I were going back in time, to attend the special … Continue reading

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#Travelling in #Taiwan (6): Reunion and Sightseeing in #Jiufen

“Where do you want to go when you come to Taipei?” My friend Gary asked me, via Wechat. “Everywhere,” I replied, typical, curious me. “What did you see when you were in Taipei last October? I’ll take you somewhere different … Continue reading

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