A city break in Amsterdam – Part Two

In part two of this city break experience Craig tells us what to see and do while in Amsterdam

If you read part one of our Amsterdam city break experience you’ll know that we chose not to stay in the heart of Amsterdam but just a short train ride away in beautiful Zaandam at the stunning Inntel Amsterdam Zaandam Hotel.

Amsterdam is a bustling tourist hotspot and with a population of over 850,000 the streets, bars, cafe’s and restaurants are pretty busy. Set on the river Amstel, the beautiful waterways are one on the major pulls for sightseers.

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Hair care for thinning hair by Nioxin

Craig tests products by Nioxin available at Mankind, specifically formulated for thinning hair.

Established in 1987 Nioxin now have a wide range of products for us guys that may be experiencing some thinning of their hair. With shampoos, conditioners, styling products and treatments created by a team consisting of biologists, chemists, pharmacologists and hairdressers, there’s a full range of items to hep prevent further loss and encourage growth.

Today I’m trying out the Therm Activ Protector, the Definition Creme and the Niospray regular hold spray.

My hair is naturally quite curly and I regularly straightening it, which as we know can damage your hair, and if you’re hair is thinning or a little weak, the last thing you really want to do is add heat and pull at it with straighteners!

So, in recognition of this Nioxin have created the Therm Activ Protector. This is a spray which when activated by heat will help protect your hair from heat damage and breakage.

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A day of fine Whisky and Polo with Royal Salute

Craig shares his day with Royal Salute as their guest at the Coronation Polo Cup at Windsor Great Park.


As a leader in fine Whisky production, Royal Salute knows exactly what it takes to blend and produce some of the best whiskies in the world.

After the bottling of their first batch of blended whisky in June of 1953 to commemorate the coronation of Queen Elisabeth II, the brand have gone from strength to strength and 60 years later they created the Diamond Tribute blend in recognition of her 60th Anniversary as Queen of England.

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