Showing posts from June, 2017


Way back in April, me and Rob were invited to attend Newcastle's very first official Rum Festival. As lovers of rum, this was quite an exciting invite to receive as it meant date night, blogging opportunity and a chance to taste some yummy rums. With reasonably prices drinks, the event was quite a lovely thing to have in Newcastle as some bars can be way over priced for drinks. Literally, we paid for tokens on the door, received our very own rum glass to keep and each drink was one token. For rums that are normally priced at £10 for a single shot in a normal big city bar, having a double for around £4 was not bad at all. If rum isn't your tipple, there was a cocktail bar that sold non-rum drinks. 

Although the night was slow to start as people had been coming in dribs and drabs at the beginning, some arriving straight from work to drown some sorrows and some being swamped by shopping bags post shopping trip. At around 9pm, the evening began to liven up with live music from a st…