Great Food In A Beautiful English Countryside

  We stumbled into this place when we were avoiding bigger clusters of people due to the spreading of coronavirus.  It was early March, just before the official lockdown. This place is well-hidden in a small quaint English village of about 1,200 residents, close to…

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The January Furniture Show 2020 – NEC, Birmingham

It’s the start of the exhibition season again.  There’s no better place to kick off my 2020 events exploration this year than the January Furniture Show held annually at the National Exhibition Centre (NEC) in Birmingham, United Kingdom.  Spread over 5 halls, this is the…

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Festive Gift Fair 2019 – Birmingham, UK

The spirit of Christmas is definitely on the air.  The day after  Halloween, festive decorations are filling up the shelves of the UK high street stores and large shopping malls.  I kicked off my Christmas shopping at the Festive Gift Fair in Birmingham recently.   I…

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Speciality & Fine Food Fair 2019, London

It’s the height of the trade fairs season again after the quieter months of July and August.  The 20th year anniversary of Speciality and Fine Food Fair was held at the Olympia in West Kensington, London during the 1st to 3rd September 2019.   The place…

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The Masterpiece Art Fair 2019, London

On the Balcony, 1893 Eugene von Blaas, Oil on canvas, 23 x 31.5″ / 58.4 x 80cm (Private collection, UK)   This year’s event ran from 27th June to 3rd July.  Just like last year’s, I thought it was a great show with a new…

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