Archive for November 2017

Sensational Xmas pud as military surrounds city.

24 November 2017 Last Tuesday, as I passed the Celebration Centre en route to Meikles Hotel to sample Chef Gonzo s Christmas menu, I drove into heavy rain and a fierce hail storm. Just before State House the rain lifted and the sky was clear. With hindsight, the storm seems to have been a portent for the momentous events about to unfold later that afternoon. There was a buzz in the Can Can Bar at Meikles Hotel, where an unusual group of bloggers, journalists, ...

Christmas Lunch at Meikles

17 November 2017 HI All, Meikles is one of those top-drawer establishments that believes in giving their guests the very best quality in both accommodation and cuisine. Every year they offer a classy 5 course Christmas day Lunch in La Fontaine and in the Stewart Room. One of those occasions where gentlemen wanting to impress ask their special partner to put on her favourite outfit and join him with a hungry tummy for an afternoon filled with people and entertainm...