Entries by Rupert Parker from 12/2012

Planet Appetite: Secrets of Bowmore Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky

| Posted 12.04.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Bowmore's secret weapon is its warehouse, the No.1 Vaults, damp, cold and dark, right by the water, slightly below ground level. The sea air permeates the casks, adding a hint of saltiness to the wood.

Planet Appetite: On Safari in Malawi, the Warm Heart of Africa

| Posted 12.06.2012 | UK Lifestyle

As the dusk approaches we stop for a sundowner and then join the rest of the guests for a bush barbecue under the stars. Next morning, it's an early start to go out on foot for a game walk. Now, you might think this is slightly risky, but we do have an armed guard and only potential danger is a few distant elephants.

Planet Appetite: C├ęzanne and the Past - Tradition and Creativity at Budapest's Museum of Fine Arts, Hungary

| Posted 12.07.2012 | Huffington Post

Budapest makes a great destination for a long weekend with its many fine buildings, funky bars and excellent restaurants. I certainly recommend a long soak in one of the many thermal baths after a hard night on the tiles.