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The Dorchester Hotel Pop-Up at The Chelsea Flower Show

With the Royal Wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, Spring in full swing and  flowers blooming up all around London you cannot help but feel happy vibes in the city and a general feeling that love is in the air! The RHS Chelsea Flower Show is back for another year and I couldn’t have… Read more »

| Everyday Luxury Travel Europe France

A Trip to Champagne with Marks & Spencer

Have you ever wondered what makes a really fine Champagne? Well when Marks & Spencer were researching their new house Champagne range, there was no question that they would opt for the best. A brand synonymous with quality and trustworthy products but also innovation and forward-thinking, Marks & Spencer has been a British icon for… Read more »

| Everyday Luxury Travel South America Argentina South America Argentina

Places to Eat and Vineyards to Visit in Mendoza

The heart of Argentina’s wine country, Mendoza is a must for any oenophile visiting the country. With leafy streets, beautiful mountain views, world class wineries and restaurants it’s also the perfect break from the bustling city. Its hard to believe this verdant landscape is actually a desert but a continental climate and a clever irrigation… Read more »

| Everyday Luxury Travel South America Argentina South America Argentina

Wining and Dining at Cavas Wine Lodge in Mendoza, Argentina

‘Cheers!’ We’re sitting on our roof terrace, a glass of Argentinian sparkling wine in hand, in front of a roaring fire as we watch the sunset over the Andes. Could a memory be more perfect? That’s the thing about Cavas Wine Lodge in Mendoza, it’s one of those once-in-a-life time places that I’ll treasure forever!… Read more »

| Everyday Luxury Travel UK

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 »

| Luxury Travel South America Chile South America Chile

The Best Restaurant in Chile: Boragó

Mr S and I had a really limited time in Santiago so we decided to have one really amazing night and book Boragó. Listed No.42 in the world and No.5 in Latin America, Boragó is also officially the best restaurant in Chile. We already knew we were in for a treat when we arrived to… Read more »

| Everyday Luxury Travel South America Chile

Two Luxury Hotels in Santiago, Chile

Santiago is a gorgeous city, fringed by the Andes and filled with shiny skyscrapers, leafy avenues and shady parks. There’s no shortage of luxury hotels and top restaurants in the capital of Chile, though sadly our time here was short. By opting to stay in two Awasi properties for the rest of our trip (Atacama… Read more »

| Everyday Restaurants Events

A Taste of Thailand with Chang Sensory Trails

My first trip to Thailand was around ten years ago. Only my second time visiting Asia and full of excitement at the promise of somewhere so exotic and unlike my home. Of course I fell head over heels in love with the country – the culture, the people but most of all the food. Returning… Read more »

| Everyday Luxury Travel Top Tens South America Argentina South America Argentina

Ten Things to Do in Buenos Aires

Known as the Paris of South America, Buenos Aires is a beautiful bustling and cosmopolitan city with gorgeous architecture, incredible restaurants and a cultural hub. There is so much to in the capital of Argentina that I’d definitely recommend getting a private tour. Our tour was organised by the concierge service at Western & Oriental,… Read more »

| Everyday Luxury Travel Personal

My Biggest Travel Challenge

Living in today’s Instagram culture has made travel appear so effortless. Some bloggers and Instagrammers seem to easily flit from the Maldives, to Australia, to Santorini all in the space of a week and the picture on grid looks immaculate. But what’s the reality behind these perfectly curated feeds? It really can’t be that effortless,… Read more »