Posts in the Events category

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A Mozzarella Masterclass at Corinthia Hotel London

London was just crying out for the hotel like Corinthia Hotel London. A beautiful and utterly luxurious hotel that’s also perfectly modern, elegant and subtle.  Fully decked out and in the Christmas spirit, the Whitehall hotel has a delicious pick and mix display… Beautifully festive swan decorations… And an elegant white and silver Christmas tree…. Read more »

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Christmas in Chelsea with Duke of York Square

Chelsea is one of London’s most famous areas…not least because of a certain constructed reality TV show…But of course, there’s so much more to the London district than that. With fantastic shopping, great bars, restaurants and hotels, you could easily pop down for the day and never want to leave.  On this occasion I was… Read more »

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The World in Bloom at Heathrow Airport

I’ve written before about the evocative nature of scent and how certain aromas can trigger travel memories. Well don’t particular fragrances also remind you of people? Like my mum always wore rose-scented perfume, Mr S wears a citrussy aftershave and lavender will always remind me of my grandmother. Those beautiful scents will always bring back… Read more »

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Outlaw’s at Ocean: Eat Jersey Food Festival 2016

Earlier in the year I totally fell in love with The Atlantic Hotel in Jersey after my beautiful weekend stay, enjoying incredible views and sampling Michelin-starred food at their restaurant Ocean by Mark Jordan as well as the chef’s more casual Mark Jordan at the Beach. I mean honestly who wouldn’t fall in love with… Read more »

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The London Lifestyle Awards and a Meat Feast at Smith & Wollensky

What I’ve always loved the most about London is the diversity. With so many restaurants, bars, hotels, cultural attractions and events, Londoners are absolutely spoilt for choice for what to do, see and eat. That’s why I love the idea of the London Lifestyle Awards, a celebration of the people and companies who have contributed… Read more »

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Join Me For #PreferredChat on the 30th of June

Do you love luxury travel? Always on the look out for your next adventure? This month I’ve partnered with Preferred Hotels & Resorts to co-host their bimonthly Twitter chat and the theme is ‘#TrendingNow: Best in Travel for 2016.’ Join the chat to get inspiration for your next trip and perhaps inspire others with your… Read more »

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Eight Luxurious Things to Do in London This Summer

Remember that day a couple of weeks ago when it was hot in London? Well I’m positive this rainy spell is going to end and London is in for a beautiful summer! I’m thinking prosecco in the park, long walks by the river and sunny days with roof top views… That being said here are… Read more »

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Food Heroes: Michel Roux Jr and the launch of The Craftsmen’s Dinner

I think every dedicated foodie has their food hero – whether it’s a Michelin-starred chef, a local artisan producer or your own mum – it’s someone whose skills you look up to and has talents that you admire. One of my personal food heroes is Michel Roux Jr, a man who has followed in his… Read more »

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Diamonds, Champagne and Caviar…

Isn’t life so much more fun with bubbly and sparkly things in it? This week I was invited to two luxurious events that showcased some of the finer things in life.  At the beginning of the week I was invited down to Sotheby’s for a preview of the beautiful jewels going on sale in Geneva… Read more »

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Harrods Christmas Hampers

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Harrods is one of the first places that comes to mind when I think about luxurious Christmas gifts. Seeing the grand department store all lit up like a Christmas tree means the festive season is coming and the inside the shelves are fully stocked with Christmas gifts, decorations, and foodie delights. The Harrods Christmas Hampers are… Read more »