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November 28, 2012, No comments

Alcohol is by no means a bastion of Mexican culture, and making friends rests more on good-spirited conversation than spirits in shot glasses. Though people might prompt you to try […]

Northern Star: Leeds’ North Bar is Great for Non-Drinkers

November 5, 2012, No comments

There’s so much choice in UK pubs that drinkers can be left transfixed in a state of option anxiety. Yet for non-drinkers most British pubs are rubb ...

Not Drinking in Morocco

June 15, 2012, 2 Comments

From drinking mint tea to relaxing in steam baths, Morocco is the perfect destination for alcohol-free visitors, as Tiffany Harris explains…

Morocco Makes Scents

March 29, 2012, No comments

I haven’t come to Morocco because of the predominantly alcohol-free culture. Nor have I come because of my fondness for couscous or tagines, or beca ...

  • Not Drinking in Kenya
    February 29, 2012, No comments

    From stuffing your face with goat, to drinking soda and tearing up the dance floor, there are plenty of options for the alcohol-averse in Kenya, as Reece McMillan explains...

  • Not Drinking in Finland
    January 24, 2012, 1 Comment

    (Guest post by Katja Kärki) In Finland, we mostly drink to get drunk, and drinking is not necessarily a social event. There’s even an informal expression for drinking at ...

  • Not Drinking in Colombia
    October 13, 2011, No comments

    ¡Rumba! – Colombians love to drink, and they drink to party. Spirits are the drink of choice on a night out – usually rum on the coast and aguardiente (sugar-cane […]

  • The Folk Train
    September 15, 2011, 1 Comment

    Five years have passed since I stopped drinking, but I’m still always on the lookout for new things to do in the evening that don’t fundamentally revolve around alcohol. On […]