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My piece for TripReporter rounding up ten of the USA's stunning Scenic Byways.
Cretan wine is booming, as at the Lyrarakis Winery near Iraklion on Crete
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For my website Greece Travel Secrets, I meet someone on Crete who shows me how she makes the Cretan sweet syrup, petimezi.
Travel Distilled reviews Four Pillars Navy Strength Gin from Australia, at 58.8% ABV.
Hiking The Samaria Gorge On Crete with Ramblers Holidays.
Travel Distilled meets Mezcal Amores and discovers there's more to Mexican spirits than tequila.
To tie in with the Rio Olympics, my feature for the Singapore Airlines Priority magazine on the ultimate sports holidays that allow you to improve your skills with an Olympian teacher.
I review Caorunn Scottish gin on my Travel Distilled blog.
Cooking gumbo in New Orleans with the amazing and entertaining Chef Toya Boudy.
Learning how you polish a diamond from the world's leading diamond polisher at Coster Diamonds in Amsterdam
Where to Drink in Tucson, Arizona: My piece on the Tucson beer scene for BeerAdvocate
A visit to the Muscle Shoals Sound Studios in Muscle Shoals, Alabama, and a meeting with one of the legendary Swampers band.