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Wine tasting in Madeira…

Further to Wednesday’s blog, Gerard has continued on his tasting fest and following a day visiting, Henriques and Henriques, Borges and Justino’s;  many thanks to Humberto, Maria Isabel and Helena, as well as Juan, Julio. Today he has just returned … Continue reading

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A slice of Madeira by the poolside…

I am writing this week’s blog by the poolside in hot and sunny and very beautiful Madeira. I have managed to persuade Gerard to take a family holiday, but unbekown to me, prior to our arrival on the island, out … Continue reading

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If you come down to the woods today, you’re in for a surprise…

The New Forest has always been a popular destination. There is so much on offer here and the lure of the forest and the beaches ensure that each season there is a steady stream of visitors. In recent years a … Continue reading

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Hotel TerraVina has fun with Raymond Blanc and enjoys meeting up with great friends…

I have written in the past of the fun and friendship that Gerard shares with Raymond Blanc. He is a very charming, charismatic man and has such a passion for hospitality and a real fun side that is infectious. On … Continue reading

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Kids! Tales from Hotel TerraVina

I mentioned a few weeks ago that our son, Romané had recently been on a school trip to Mull. On the return leg of the trip, he and his class mates had a long wait at Glasgow airport and needed … Continue reading

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Home to TerraVina and the joys of summer…

We are home again following a lovely relaxing holiday, full of friends, sunshine and fun. Gerard is now also back from his fantastic trip to New Zealand, where he was hosted spectacularly by many varied vineyards, where the wines were … Continue reading

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Sunshine and Wine Tours…On Leave from Hotel TerraVina

I mentioned a couple of weeks ago that Gerard and I were both going to be away from the hotel during part of July. Sadly we are not away together, although as we spend 7 days a week together, all … Continue reading

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Kids! Tales from Hotel TerraVina

I mentioned a few weeks ago that our son, Romané had recently been on a school trip to Mull. On the return leg of the trip, he and his class mates had a long wait at Glasgow airport and needed … Continue reading

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Shoes, Hats and Handbags at Hotel TerraVina…

An update Firstly I must update on Laura- she is thankfully much improved and is back at work. Her stitches have been removed and her swelling is diminishing rapidly. Many thanks to all who sent get well messages and called … Continue reading

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Hotel TerraVina has great cause for celebration…..

It is of course very difficult to give gifts to people who have everything and I always think that men are trickier than women to buy presents for….. thus since Gerard’s fantastic win at the Sommelier World Championships last year, … Continue reading

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