Oh, I do like to be beside the seaside…

I do like to be beside the sea! The London summer (as hit and miss as it’s been) has brought with it a craving for swimming in, and just generally being near, the ocean. Luckily I’ve had a few opportunities to take a dip and enjoy the refreshing salty sea water, the latest of which was a lovely camping trip to the South West English coast in Dorset.

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A long weekend in Croatia

In August I was fortunate enough to visit one of my favourite places in the world, Hrvatska (or Croatia for us English speakers). Almost three years to the date of my first visit, I felt a certain excitement as I boarded the plane in London to set out on my little weekend getaway.

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Settling into London

It’s been a long time between drinks and I don’t know about you, but I’m a little parched…

I haven’t had much time lately to update (h)ubertasteof because I’ve been pretty busy exploring and settling into London-town. But I’m pleased to say I’m back and have some news to share!

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Eating and drinking Edinburgh

If you follow the (h)ubertasteof Instagram and/or Facebook accounts you may have seen that I recently spent a week in Edinburgh, Scotland.

I’ve written a post about my trip but decided that a dedicated post was needed just for the food and drink side of things! From a michelin-star lunch to trying a buffalo burger at the local farmers’ market, I definitely tried to make the most of my time eating my way through Edinburgh.

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A new nation’s capital

I have a new nation’s capital!

Referring to London as my nation’s capital doesn’t quite roll off the tongue yet. Especially when I’ve just moved from Australia’s national capital of Canberra, which has been my home for the past eight years. Continue reading

Hanging out in Ipswich, Suffolk

Upon arriving in London last Thursday I made my way out to the town of Ipswich, the county town (or main town) of Suffolk.

Ipswich is just over an hour train ride out of London. Staring out the window on my way there I was taken through a gradual change in scenery – from busy, urban and industrial to wide open green spaces. My destination, country England suburbia!

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