Posts in the Everyday category

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Ice Q: The Highest Gourmet Restaurant in Europe

I personally think there’s no better way to dine than eating great food while admiring a spectacular view… and what could be better than eating lunch in Europe’s highest gourmet restaurant?    Located  3,048 metres above sea level and made of glass, ice Q is not only spectacular to look at but is Austria’s highest located toque-rated gourmet… Read more »

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Luxury Alpine Life at Das Central Sölden, Austria

At the beginning of the year I had never been skiing… fast forward as we prepare to say goodbye to 2018 and I have now been twice! Back in March ski-fanatic Mr S finally convinced me to go to Courchevel and though I didn’t quite take to the actual skiing bit, I loved everything else about… Read more »

| Everyday Luxury Travel Europe Italy

Seven Places To Eat and Drink in Rome

As a big lover of Italian food, I’m always excited to get in my fair share of pasta, pizza and more… heading to Rome, the capital of Italy meant we were rather overwhelmed with choice of Michelin-starred restaurants, casual trattorias and glamorous bars. Laura and I thoroughly researched (we both can’t stand having a bad… Read more »

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The Top Ten Most Instagrammable Places in Rome

I honestly believe Italy is most photogenic country that I’ve visited, so there is nowhere more perfect to take Instagram shots than the capital city of Rome. Full of fountains, gorgeous domed churches and majestic columns it’s easy to find plenty of beautiful locations for the perfect shot. A disclaimer: I’m not for one minute… Read more »

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Five Places to Go in London This Christmas

There’s nothing quite like London at Christmas and hotels, shops and restaurants are upping their game even more with Instagrammable facades, decorations and Christmas trees. As part of this month’s Christmas themed travel link up I thought I’d tell you about a few places I’ve visited recently that gave me festive vibes. 1. The Connaught… Read more »

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Christmas Afternoon Tea at The Connaught

I think no one does Christmas quite like London’s luxury hotels… for me as soon as I walk into a hotel foyer lined with decorations and decked out with a huge Christmas tree… the smell of pine in the air, I feel excited and festive! And you couldn’t wipe the smile off my face the… Read more »

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Finding Paradise at Hotel Eden, Rome, Italy

As I walk through the glass doors of Hotel Eden in Rome, I catch a glimpse of the curve of the balustrades on the marble staircase and the most wonderful memories come rushing back. Mr S and I spent our first wedding anniversary here just over three years ago, a year after we got married… Read more »

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Incredible Black Friday Deal on a Maldives Trip with Turquoise Holidays

For me, The Maldives was always the ultimate luxury travel destination. I’d seen pictures of those powder white beaches, azure ocean… and oh those over water villas…yes please!! When I finally visited last year, The Maldives was everything I hope for and more!! For that reason I’m incredibly excited to be collaborating with Turquoise Holidays… Read more »

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Five Hotels with Michelin-Star Restaurants

I’m excited to once again be collaborating with Expedia to bring you The Hotel Edit, a guide to some of the top hotels in the world divided into various themes. The Expedia Hotel Edit is a curated selection of hotels written by people in the know. Divided into different themes the Hotel Edit appeals to… Read more »

| Everyday Restaurants

A Multi-Michelin Starred Birthday at Bibendum

It’s no secret that’s it’s one of my goals to visit every Michelin-starred restaurant in London. And in approximately thirty-something years I’ve made a serious dent in the list of over 70 restaurants. Last year London stalwart, Bibendum was awarded a second star after top chef Claude Bosi took over the famous kitchen. Speaking of… Read more »