Posts in the Europe category

| Everyday Europe Germany

Discovering Art and History in Berlin

History and art are intrinsically linked in the city of Berlin and there are fascinating nods to the city’s tumultuous past throughout. Though perhaps not the most beautiful city in the world, as a lover of history, Berlin has always fascinated me which is why I was so keen to visit and discover more about… Read more »

| Everyday Luxury Travel Europe Germany

Timeless Elegance at Regent Berlin

Germany has always been a country that held great interest for me but somehow I never made it there; so an opportunity to visit Berlin and a stay at Regent Berlin represented a big fat tick off the bucket list. The timing was perfect too, with the hotel all dressed up for the festive season and… Read more »

| Everyday Luxury Travel Italy

Getting Lost in Venice

When I asked around about what I should see and do in Venice, the answer was unanimous, ‘just get lost’…With narrow side streets, and unmappable mews, Venice is maze-like place but that’s part of the magic. However, of course, with the aid of google maps, I never got too lost 😉 Jumping into a water… Read more »

| Everyday Luxury Travel Europe Italy

The Riva Experience at The Gritti Palace

What I love about travelling is truly absorbing a destination, feeling the culture, eating the food and having experiences that are emblematic of that place. While there are other ‘floating cities’ there’s nowhere truly like Venice with its history, architecture and spirit. The winding canals, bridges and islands are what truly characterise this place as… Read more »

| Everyday Luxury Travel Europe UK

Reliving History at Cliveden House

The next day I crept out of bed to take another look at our beautiful terrace, part of the Lady Astor Suite at Cliveden House. And our view of a beautiful hazy morning in the English countryside. Having grown up in the home counties, I have a strong sense of nostalgia for this part of… Read more »