The Balkan Tour: Montenegro

From Dubrovnik, we made our way down to Montenegro. We didn't really know what to expect, other than we were told all throughout our journey that it had the most incredible scenery in the region. They were right. Highlights, lowlights and lotsa tips included!

Recipe Rewind Episode 10: The First Tikka Masala

We're ending Series One with a bang - by making the predecessor of Britain's National Dish: the Tikka Masala. First printed in 1961, it is asserted that Mrs Balbir Singh's 'Shahi Chicken Masala' is the original Tikka recipe, and is as similar as you'll find, especially when you consider the other most prominent claimant recalls their serendipitous invention as taking place ten years later.

The Balkan Tour: Bosnia and Herzegovina

Bosnia and Herzegovina was my favourite country on the tour. It is completely different from other European countries, and even the other Balkans, perhaps on account of it not being an EU member. I can't recommend the country enough - and I'll tell you the highlights, lowlights and plenty of tips for the best places, and restaurants to go to!