Posts in the London Life category

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There’s a New Maître Choux and How to Make London’s Most Famous Eclairs

Ever wondered what goes into London’s most famous eclairs? Maître Choux not only produces London’s most famous and most beautiful choux pastry, they are also the world’s first choux pastry specialist…and thanks to frequent appearances on Instagram they, have amassed a cult following. But ever wondered if these pastries taste as good as they look?… Read more »

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Dreaming of The Palm Beaches at Four Seasons Ten Trinity

As the days get shorter, the weather gets cold and winter coats are unpacked, I’m sure all my fellow UK residents are dreaming of sunnier climes and warmer weather. The Palm Beaches in Florida is an area renowned for its beautiful spas, health and wellness so the gorgeous spa to Four Seasons Hotel London at Ten… Read more »

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Relaxing at The Bulgari Spa

We’re in the ages of technology, social media and smart phones and if there’s something that defines first world millennial problems it’s those aches and pains that that you get from constantly being on a computer or looking down at you phone. As someone who spends the majority of their life either on a computer… Read more »

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A Day At The Glorious Goodwood Revival

As much as I love the age of the smart phone and social media sometimes I think they did it better before…those days of glamour and romance when not everything was shared on the internet. I love those opportunities to take a step back in time and see what it was like then…the last time… Read more »

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The Midnight Suite at Four Seasons Spa

I’m not a great sleeper and never have been. My mum will often tell my tales about how for many years I kept her up at night and today I’m still not someone who can fall asleep as soon as my head hits the pillow. Not a great quality for a travel blogger who is… Read more »

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The Summer of Love at The Grove Hotel

1967. It was the Summer of Love and a social movement of 100,000 people converging in Haight-Ashbury in San Francisco. They were a community of artists, musicians and poets who wore hippie dress, rejected consumerism, opposed the Vietnam War and spread a message of peace and love. Fast forward 50 years… and we’re not in… Read more »

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The Secret Garden at Four Seasons Hotel London at Park Lane

Shhh…can you keep a secret… There’s a very special spot in Mayfair… Utterly Instagrammable… And oh so inviting… Yes, the Secret Garden at Four Seasons London at Park Lane is back!! Hidden away in London’s exclusive Mayfair – you can step away from the city, through the doors of the luxury hotel and into what… Read more »

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I Spent the Night at London Zoo

Have you ever wondered what happens at night at the zoo? Once all guests go home, the keepers finish for the day and there’s really no one left but the animals…Well a very special invitation gave me the opportunity to not only visit ZSL London Zoo after hours but to actually spend the night in… Read more »

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Meeting Raymond Blanc at The Chelsea Flower Show

I’ve had some fantastic opportunities to meet some of my foodie heroes through this blog, most notably my introductions to Michel Roux Jr and Wolfgang Puck last year. But last weekend I had the opportunity to meet a chef who I’ve admired for a great many years. But more on this later…. I was super… Read more »

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A Spa Day at Four Seasons Hotel Hampshire

Looking for the perfect luxury spa getaway just outside of London? I’ve got the place for you! Despite my unwavering loyalty to the Four Seasons brand, I’d never actually been to their UK country retreat, Four Seasons Hotel Hampshire. That being said, I hadn’t realised how easy the hotel was to get to and how… Read more »