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Playing Princesses at Bovey Castle

Once upon a time there were three princesses who wanted to surprise a prince with a special adventure for his birthday. It started with a what’s app group called ‘Don’t Tell Aftab’… and led to a secret that was kept for four months. One that would take us on a epic journey through the British countryside… Read more »

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24 Hours of Luxury in London

London is one of the world’s most bustling and vibrant cities and there is so much to do that you could visit a different restaurant, bar or attraction everyday for years. But what if you only have a short time in the capital city, like a twenty four layover? Ebookers have asked me to share… Read more »

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St James’s Hotel & Club: A Bijoux Beauty in Mayfair

Being such an old city, London has so many fantastic little nooks and crannies to explore. Even in the most central part of town there are mews and lanes with hidden secrets and special places. There’s no doubt that each little corner has a story, something from London’s past, a famous person’s residence or a… Read more »

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Timmy Green: A Brilliant Brunch Spot in Victoria, London

Mr Silver doesn’t understand brunch. He’s always said he doesn’t get the point of a meal that’s cross between breakfast and lunch. But that was before we visited the new Timmy Green at the Nova Building in Victoria and now he finally ‘gets’ brunch. Located in the Nova Building aka the best thing to ever happen… Read more »

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Brilliant Basque Cuisine at Eneko at One Aldwych

One Aldwych has long been one of my favourite hotels in London. I love the super relaxed vibes, the delicious cocktails in the lobby lounge, the beautifully decorated room and their famous film and fizz nights make the perfect date. But the hotel has taken it all up another notch with the reinvention of their… Read more »

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Flying From Gatwick to Heathrow with British Airways

Something that I don’t think I’ve ever mentioned on this blog before is that I’m a little bit of an airport geek. Arriving at the airport and enjoying the first and business class facilities is for me is all part of the fun of going on holiday. A glass of champagne in the lounge with… Read more »

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Chocolate Afternoon Tea at Four Seasons Hotel London at Ten Trinity Square

I often get excited by new hotel openings but no where got me quite so thrilled as the announcement of Four Seasons Hotel London at Ten Trinity Square. A new hotel by my favourite luxury brand right in my home town! When Lauren invited me to try the hotel’s chocolate Easter Afternoon Tea in the… Read more »

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In Love at Gili Lankanfushi, The Maldives

A honeymoon hotspot, The Maldives has become synonymous with romance. And it’s not hard to see why; with the signature over water villas, endless powder white sands, fabulous food…you’d have the even hardest heart in the mood for love! The Sanskrit word for ocean, the Meera Spa is the perfect place for couples in the… Read more »

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Organic Eating and Eco-Friendly Growing at Gili Lankanfushi in The Maldives

Food is an incredibly important part of your stay at Gili Lankanfushi and I was lucky enough to meet Executive Chef John Bakker while I was there. Canadian-born, John has worked in starry kitchens all over the world including the Ritz in London, but he found paradise at Gili Lankanfushi in The Maldives. John is… Read more »

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Eco-Chic, Rustic Luxury at Gili Lankanfushi in The Maldives

I’ve told you before that I’m like a kid on Christmas Day, the first day of holiday. And at Gili Lankanfushi in The Maldives I had never been more excited to jump out of bed…light flooded through the window of our beautiful bedroom and I was soon up and ready as the day grew brighter… Read more »