Barrister Life Style Blog

Investments; a Classic Decision

On the 12th of July at the Bonhams Auction at Goodwood Festival of Speed, a Mercedes Benz W196 Grand Prix car, once driven by the legendary racing driver Juan Fangio, sold to an anonymous bidder for £19.6 million. This was [...]

November 19, 2013 Motoring

A Place in the Croatian Sun

For centuries, the city-state of Dubrovnik guarded its independence fiercely – and no wonder. The ancient stone walls of the Old Town encircle streets of unparalleled beauty and elegance; the terracotta roofs shelter artistic treasures to match any in Europe; [...]

November 19, 2013 House & Home

At Home in the Peloponnese

Sunrise in the Peloponnese…slivers of amber sunlight stream across the surface of the Argosaronic Gulf and the cloudless sky drains the black of night. The early morning call of a Great Crested Grebe ripples around the hillside coaxing the landscape [...]

November 19, 2013 Travel and Leisure

Living the Tuscan Dream

One of the most memorable delights of travelling to Tuscany is the sense of turning back the clock, of revisiting a time when good food, good company and beautiful surroundings formed the most important facets of day-to-day life. The region [...]

November 19, 2013 Travel and Leisure