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Playing Jane Austen Heroines and the Laurent-Perrier Pink T at Blenheim Palace

Growing up, Jane Austen was one of my favourite authors…romantic novels featuring fearless heroines meeting their perfect match often again the backdrop of the beautiful stately home. Of course, I often imagined myself at one of those stately homes, taking a turn about the lawn like Elizabeth Bennett or having a picnic like Emma Woodhouse… Read more »

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Rustic Luxury at The Pig in The New Forest

Sitting in the garden, drinking our coffees with the sun beaming on to our faces…we could almost be back in Italy. But we’re not…we’re in the New Forest for the weekend experiencing a perfect slice of British country life. And The Pig Hotel in Brockenhurst is the ideal way to do it… you’re sort of… Read more »

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The Classic Afternoon Tea at Corinthia Hotel London

Regular readers will know of my love for Corinthia Hotel London with my most recent trips being the Valentine’s Day preview and our family Christmas lunch. But there’s a few changes a foot at the modern Westminster gem including a brand new afternoon tea.   Taking a table in the utterly elegant Crystal Moon Lounge I… Read more »

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Cosy Luxury at The Pig on the Beach, Dorset

I’ve said it before that luxury comes in so many different forms and the last few years I’ve found myself gravitating more and more to what can only be described as ‘comfy luxury.’ A style that is truly exemplified by my beloved Soho Farmhouse – homely interiors, friendly service, good food and zero pretentions. And… Read more »