Ghost Whale travels to Bruges

Ghost Whale Travels: Bruges

It is a truth universally acknowledged that the cosy embrace of a pub is multiplied infinitely when it’s below zero outside. The act of ducking through the doorway, being hit by a blast of hot, hoppy air and removing your hat, scarf and gloves as you pick out a snug spot and eye up the row of taps – it’s like coming home, no matter where you are. As Bruges hit -1C this New Year, …

Crete Craft Beer Blog - Sunset In Rethymno

Ghost Whale Travels: Crete

There are few greater feelings than finding a tiny foreign bar, full of locals and not only overcoming the fear of entering, but having done so, successfully ordering a local brew. The sense of achievement, pride even, knowing that you’ve found a hidden gem and not totally screwed it up or embarrassed yourself is quite unique. Such small victories over the course of a trip can culminate to the belief that you may have scratched …