We were sitting around the campfire when the story turned to ‘how we met our partners’.  I didn’t know any of the women super well and most were a few wines down, so took to telling their stories in the gregarious fashion of the slightly tipsy. ...

A lesson in marketing from the chateaux of France Last month, I travelled through France’s Loire Valley, where more than 100 chateaux have opened their doors to the public. With so many sumptuous palaces to choose from, how exactly is a tourist to choose? Few who hail...

For the last few months, I've been working on a community project where my role is to interview local creators, artisans and characters, and write their stories. It's a beautiful project, with an incredibly talented and hard working group of volunteers. It's a privilege to be...