altrincham living & travel

– experiences of just living life –


May 2013

Cape Town Holiday up for grabs: Burgundy Luxury Apartments

Do you need a holiday? Here’s an offer you can’t ignore – it could get you to Cape Town, South Africa for a week. I booked a week’s accommodation in Cape Town for someone in a few months’ time who… Continue Reading →

Kings Cafe, Kings Court, Altrincham

Last week we visited the recently opened Kings Cafe, in Kings Court, Altrincham.  And what a pleasant surprise.  I was incredibly impressed.  We arrived towards the end of lunch time, and it was still pretty busy.  It’s amazing to think that… Continue Reading →

Blue Dog Bar, Ashley Road, Altrincham

We popped into the Blue Dog Bar, Ashley Road, Altrincham to try one of the local new eateries.  The interior is clean, welcoming and comfortable.  It’s also the perfect place for a business meeting or even a quick drink –… Continue Reading →

Return to The Cake Gallery, Bowdon

Yesterday I returned to The Cake Gallery in Bowdon.  At one time I used to go often, as it is literally on my doorstep, but I have just been so busy of late!But when I arrived, I remembered why I… Continue Reading →

Altrincham and Hale Cafe Challenge

Last year I did the 2012 Challenge, where I visited the Top 10 cafés in Manchester, and wrote about them.  A number of people told me that they loved it – and now miss the regular articles about cafés in… Continue Reading →

Invasion of privacy in the digital world

My privacy has been invaded twice in the past month – my digital privacy, that is.  I have always been one to promote all things online and digital.  I guess you can call me a traditional early adopter – if… Continue Reading →

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