Chats with expats, local’s and a celeb or two

Plus - items, events and little gems


From the curious to the common place

An assortment of bits and pieces from our travels

Boomerland Travel Tips  We’ve been there - so you can do that

Travel Talk  A collection of snippets and little gems from along the road

KEEP

CALM

  WE’VE

BEEN THERE

CONVERSATIONS IN BRIEF

EXPAT LIFE IN AMERICA

Our comfortable chat with 60’s teen pop idol Davy Jones - on life, wife, family, friends and the upcoming Monkees reunion tour

One of the last chats before his death and a popular read more..

Hey! Hey! Hes a Monkee

From Channel 4 TV -             The Fabulous Baker Brothers tour the UK serving laid back charm piled high on sourdough bread - next stop, America

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AS SEEN ON TV

TV chefs country tour

Bulls & the silver screen

SPAIN’S NUMERO UNO

Kirstie and Paul moved from the garden of England (Kent) to a vineyard in France. Renovating, replanting and enjoying the fruits of their labors

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Vineyard with a view

Well known conservationist and acclaimed author - Ian Michler -

discussed the illegal trade in rhino horn & elephant ivory, before heading to Botswana

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Renowned Eco Journalist

The cheery builder from Burnley is building a new life and learning the lingo - it’s all in a  a days work for Ian

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Building the dream

AFRICA’S RHINO MAN

EXPAT LIFE IN FRANCE

EXPAT LIFE IN FRANCE

Carole the Cake Fairy shares her magic - as purveyor of novelty fruit cakes to the expat community and local French foodies

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Let them eat cake

We sampled his curry, then chatted with Indunil Upatissa about his two-time award and life in a quaint country coaching inn     Read more... 

UK’s best pub curry chef

Vive la difference - The Dordogne Chippy found fame on the hit TV series ‘Little England’  - keeping expats and locals happy with ‘The Full Monty’

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As seen on TV

EXPAT LIFE IN FRANCE

EXPAT LIFE IN ENGLAND

EXPAT LIFE IN FRANCE

We chat with the world’s number one rated bullfighter, David Fandila - aka el Fandi -

at our hotel in Madrid

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BEATLE MANIA IN USA

The Beatles in San Fran

John Lennon’s former home and George Harrison’s ex convent estate. Brian Musgrove tells of changes to the haunting white room in Lennon’s Imagine video

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Lennon/Harrison Homes

BEATLES HOT PROPERTY

Fans of the smash hit TV series, will be pleased to hear that Shamwari Game Reserve in South Africa, tell us they have 5 more episodes in the bag

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Hit series Animal Planet

AS SEEN ON TV

Travel Talk conversation snippets along the

                

Proud to work with

Overlooking San Francisco’s Golden Gate Bridge, John Lennon fans celebrated his 70th birthday.

Drew Harrison covered classics with a little help from his Santana friends  Read more...

STUDY OF CHEF RAMSEY

In pursuit of perfection

ALWAYS OUR OWN EXPERIENCE

ALWAYS OUR OWN PHOTOS

Chef Leon at The Kurland Hotel and Polo Estate, South Africa - learned a thing or two during his time in Gordon Ramsey’s Dubai kitchen  Read more... 

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THAT MAKES YOU RICHER

- Unknown