Posts in the Luxury Travel category

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Ten of the Best Pools in the World

Pools that stretch out to infinity, ocean views, city roof tops and pool party days…here are my top ten best pools in the world…. Alila Villas Uluwatu, Bali  As soon as you arrive at Alila Villas Uluwatu the first thing that you lay your eyes on is a wide expanse of blue… As a central… Read more »

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Tree to Bar: Making our own chocolate at Hotel Chocolat, St Lucia

Cocoa is one of St Lucia’s most important crops….yes that’s right cocoa…in other words chocolate….see I told you this island was perfect! Chocolate is actually a big part of the country’s culture and heritage dating back to 1745 when the Rabot Estate, St Lucia’s first cocoa plantation, was established in Soufriere.  Fast forward to 2003… Read more »

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Top Notch Sushi at Nobu Berkeley St

One of my rules for booking restaurants abroad is never book somewhere that I can also visit in London. Of course, rules are made to be broken and I never apply it to one of my absolute favourites: Nobu. One of the great things about Nobu is, unlike some other international brands, the interiors are… Read more »

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The Sisterhood of the World Bloggers

I’ve discovered that there’s a certain kinship about having a blog…whether you were born miles apart or come from completely different cultures or backgrounds having a blog can bring you close to someone, transport you into their world and give a sense of empathy and understanding to someone else. There are so many wonderful bloggers… Read more »

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Travel Plans and Wanderlust Wishlist for 2016

In 2015 I visited seven countries spanning four continents. I visited my dream destination, South Africa, as well as revisiting Italy, France and Turkey, Singapore and Indonesia. At the end of the year I added a huge tick to my bucket list by staying at Jade Mountain in St Lucia which was on my wanderlust wish… Read more »

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My Top Ten Hotels of 2015

I’ve read several articles on what defines ‘luxury travel.’ For me it’s something that you really can’t put a price on; a hotel that gives you an experience that is personal, unique and special. I’ve stayed in some absolutely wonderful hotels over the course of the year and I’m excited to tell you about my… Read more »

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My Top Ten Restaurants of 2015

I don’t know about you, but for me a great restaurant isn’t just about the food, it’s the overall experience, who you’re with and the feeling that you’re left with at the end of an outstanding meal. You know those restaurants that give you a warm and fuzzy feeling inside because you’ve just had such… Read more »

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My Top Ten Travel Moments of 2015

1. Seeing the Big Five on Safari in South Africa  Seeing elephants, lions, leopards, rhinos and buffalo on safari in Kruger Park and Sabi Sands was one of the most amazing experiences I’ve ever had in my life. 2. Taking a Dip in the World’s Largest Roof Top Infinity Pool  Being in a pool 57 floors… Read more »