Review: Davidoff ‘Pause’ Selection

Davidoff ‘Pause’ Selection Whilst perusing World of Duty Free in Gatwick, I found in their humidor a Davidoff selection that caught my eye. Having never smoked them before, I thought their ‘Pause’ selection might present rather a good opportunity. None of the sticks were too large, so I wouldn’t find[…]

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New Humidor

Honeymoon in Morocco: New Humidor

Finding a New Humidor in Marrakech While we were touring the souks of Marrakech, we were starting to get a bit tired of our guide just taking us to the various touristy shops (where I’m pretty sure he may have been taking a cut for any sales), and thought I[…]

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Cocktail Snobs

Honeymoon in Morocco: Cocktail Snobs

Cocktail Snobs: There’s a Time and a Place So, I’m no stranger to being pretentious about a drink.  I used to be a cocktail bartender, and am perfectly comfortable ordering ridiculously complex drinks off-menu.  However, there is one rule: there’s a time and a place.  I won’t go into an[…]

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Kasbah Tamadot

Honeymoon in Morocco: Kasbah Tamadot

Kasbah Tamadot: The Finest Hotel I Have Ever Stayed In For our final two days of our honeymoon, we headed up to the Atlas Mountains, to Richard Branson’s Kasbah Tamadot, just outside of a small town called Asni approximately an hour away from Marrakech. I’m going to start with a[…]

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Villa Makassar in the Bustling Medina of Marrakech

Honeymoon in Morocco: Villa Makassar

Classic Art Deco: Villa Makassar Both Anna and I decided that we preferred the idea of a city break to celebrate our wedding, rather than lying prone on a beach somewhere.  Given that it was spring, a review of potential locations at the Kuoni office led us to Marrakech and[…]

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