Review: Gourmet Burger Kitchen, Oldham

  “How far is too far to travel for burgers?” she asked. “We will go anywhere” they said. “Anywhere you say 😏 How about Oldham?” **Spoiler alert** Oldham is officially the best place in the UK for halal burgers – the best by a mile. And this is no exaggeration.…

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The Blogger Dining Club: Don Giovanni’s, Manchester

  On the lead up to Christmas things always get pretty hectic. Last year was no exception. On the Thursday night I had double booked, but as I had committed to the Blogger Dining Club first, I cancelled my other plans and stayed loyal to my virtual and not-so-virtual friends.…

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IMAX VR at intu Trafford Centre: An out of this world experience

  There’s so much to do in Manchester these days. So many different experiences and fun outings for friends and families to enjoy. But did you know that Manchester is in fact home to the first IMAX Virtual Reality gaming centre in the whole of Europe. Not just the UK,…

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The season of good will

  Christmas is well and truly in full swing here in Manchester, as I’m sure it is all over the UK. I’m not Christian, so it’s not an occasion I celebrate, but in the past I’ve spoken about how much I enjoy this time of year. For me it’s not…

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Review: Winter Food Market at Bents Garden Centre

  I moved to the UK back in 1999 and boy were things different here. Well compared to what I was used to anyway. Streets were different, houses were different, days out were different. One of the strangest things I remember the first year of our return, was learning that…

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