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Cuba Smoking Diary – Day 2

Our first full day in Havana we spent out seeing the sites, tasting the drinks, buying the cigars and i brought a fair amount of cigars too. Below is a large selection of the photos and videos i shot on the day.

Cuba Smoking Diary – Day 3

Well the first proper day stated a little early, after a long flight and my first experience at drinking that much rum. So i was a little groggy to say the least when my alarm started blaring out. I soon realised it was a good thing and soon got my ass ready, after shooting the

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Héctor Luis Prieto Díaz

On my trip to Cuba we met  Héctor Luis Prieto Díaz, one of the industries highest regarded farmers.

Cuba Smoking Diary – Day 1

We had one hellish of a flight, some crazy turbulence over the Atlantic and the ran out of water past half way. The hotel was something spectacular, built in the 1930′s and still has that charm. The Hotel Nacional de Cuba is one of the most exlcusive hotels that has seen 100′s of heads of state, celebrities

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Cuba Smoking Diary – Prelude

So the time for the trip is here and i cant wait. We fly out on the Sunday and i headed to Gatwick on the Saturday to meet a few of the people going before the hellish flight. These videos are my Logs of the trip and i hope you enjoy them. Day -1 (Saturday)

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Trip To Cuba

Had a great time and its a shame to be home, feels wrong not drinking rum all day :p Everyone on the trip made it a great time and the guys who arranged it all are real legends, truly (Jimmy, Dan, Hunters & Habanos SA). Will be editing videos for a while but so far these are

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Cuba Update

Hey Its hard to find good connection out here and PooTube, sorry i mean YouTube is a bitch my my camera. The trip so far has been amazing, been to the Hoyo plantation, curing barn, sorting house and fermentation building. Have got a lot of footage to upload and will be doing it all when

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Troost Slice, Cuba & 301 YT Subs

My first impressions of Troost Slices, brought for me by BobyvanSasen (http://www.youtube.com/user/BobbyVanSasen) in Holland earlier this year. Out of the tin it smells like a typical blend, sweet with a tobacco aroma to boot. Smoked nice but to sweet for me, i would have been happier with a straight VaB blend. But hey this isnt

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Merry Christmas

Sorry  for not updataing the site over the last month, its been a manic manic month in the shop. For all of you who have been on here over the last year, i thank you all. Have a great christmas and expect a lot more in the new year Take care folks Glynn

St Claude – Day 2 (St Claude & Small Tobacco Haul)

When i woke the next morning, it was cold. I looked outside and it glistened with the morning frost. Today was the day we travelled a few hundred miles through Switzerland and off to the Jura mountains. The drive from the alps down to the flats near Lake Geneva was beautiful. The roads snaked through the blasted mountains, past waterfalls, sheer cliffs

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