So this evening we are lightening the mood a little after my previous, much more personal than usual blog post. I’ll leave that here if you want to check it out. Today my Grandparents came up to Birmingham to see me and, amongst other things, we went out for lunch. As they wanted to see my new house we decided on The Bristol Pear, a pub close to the university, rather than heading into the centre of Birmingham. I’ve written about The Bristol Pear before, in this post here, and I’ve been there for lunch, dinner and drinks plenty of…

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Hi guys! I don’t know about you, but my favourite blogs to read and to write are food based, so here’s another foodie post for you… As promised in a previous post, Edinburgh Days 3 & 4, this is a (raving) review of Hectors, a wonderful pub in Stockbridge, Edinburgh. I also mentioned it in my Our Favourite Places to Eat in Edinburgh post a little while back. We visited Hectors on a relatively quiet Wednesday lunchtime and Luke and I both thoroughly enjoyed the atmosphere, service and our food. I love the layout and decor of this place, it’s…

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