Alice Dryden (huskyteer) wrote,
Alice Dryden
huskyteer

  • Mood:

Christmas in the Cathedral City

On Saturday I headed down to Winchester through the wind and rain, to meet le_loup_peint and raja_laba_laba in front of the cathedral. The plan was to look round the Christmas market, which we last visited three years ago, then have a festive Starbucks and wander the streets.

And so we did, admiring knickknacks, purchasing tiny items and inhaling the festive atmosphere (composed of mulled wine, German sausages, caramelised nuts and dried fruit wreaths).

Guilt-free shopping (it's for other people!), good company, and gingerbread latte - I feel properly festive now. I can also report that luxury, jumbo-sized versions of Tunnock's Tea Cakes, in assorted flavours, are the new Big Thing.
Tags: christmas
Subscribe

  • #LFF

    As usual, I was ashamed to find that the film I most wanted to see at this year's London Film Festival was an ancient one rather than a new release.…

  • Bondhomie

    The wait is finally over and Daniel Craig's final Bond film, No Time To Die, has been unleashed on the world a mere two years late. There's been a…

  • Viewed It, Swam It

    It's a month since my open water swim in France, and my JustGiving page has closed, with a final total of £1405 raised for Unicef. I had an…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 4 comments