In pursuit of my professional and personal passions, I enjoy my trips to interesting places, especially if there’s food, wine, sake or fly fishing involved! I also organise private hosted trips for my friends, my students and their friends.

Hosted Trips

My next private hosted trip will be the “Japan Foodie Tour” in October 2017.

Watch this space!

In 2015, I organised a gastromic tour of Gers and Armagnac country in France.

A great time was had by all in Gers!


Here are links to some of this website’s articles from my trips — the fishing-themed ones are written by my Nerdy Geek life partner while the food/beverage-themed ones are authored by your truly …

Fishing in Slovenia

Lobster adventure in Maine

Saltwater Fly Fishing in Cuba — the Grand Slam — and the Return

In search of Crab Cake from Maine to Long Island

Trout Fishing in the Chilean Patagonia

Napa Valley — The Wines 1 Part 1 and The Wines Part 2 and — The Food

Philadelphia — South Philly & The Italian Market and Philadelphia Food-dom

New York with a Pao

Doyenne of Dansk and Spring in Wonderful Copenhagen

Sherry in Jerez

Mozzarella ala Campania