I am once again finding myself a bit lost for words but O-M-G! Sketch is a place of another realm. I have wanted to go there for so long. Every time I was meant to, something came up and I did not manage to fulfil my desire. A few weeks ago, I got a lovely early birthday surprise by the lovely Luke (@lukecabrahams) to have brunch on a Saturday. The ambience: Pictures do not do this place justice. The whole ambience is meant for all senses. The music, the staff, the decor, the smells – everything works together in making…

I have never been to Ascot for all the 8 years living in the UK. EvenΒ  I am ashamed of myself about that. It is a tradition, and it should be done. So when my lovely friend Michelle invited me to join her on a Royal Ascot extravaganza, to pre-taste the menus for the season, I was beyond excited. It is a smart casual affair at this stage, so no hats were required. It was all about florals and the welcoming of spring. We drove up to Ascot and were whisked away to our beautiful box on the 3rd floor.…

OK, OK… before you start wondering what is wrong with me, hear me out. I just did not click with the town, ad I think there are plenty of reasons for that. I rarely am unimpressed with the places I visit but Budapest was one of those places. I think the hype around it has probably elevated it to an extent, and the reality was a bit more flat in comparison.Β  Especially given my overall trip together with Zagreb, Ljubljana, Trieste and Venice.Β  I will do a proper comparison post but let’s concentrate on Budapest here. The city’s Parliament, Buda…