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Ember Yard: A Smoking Hot Tapas Restaurant in Soho

With my recent foodie road trip from Bilbao to Jerez I’ve fallen more and more in love with Spanish cuisine and as I write this I’ll have been back to the countryside in Valladolid to sample even more. But Londoners don’t have to go all the way to Spain for great tapas, just head to… Read more »

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June Journeys: Monthly Round Up

Life Lately: This month we celebrated my sister’s baby shower – remember that news I told you I had? Anyway I’m all set to be an auntie again in just under two months time!! If you didn’t already know, my sister has started her own blog too and you can read about all the fun things… Read more »

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Why I fell in Love with Luxury Travel

For the past nearly four years of writing this blog I’ve been on a mission to show that luxury travel isn’t just about posh, stuffy hotels that cater for the elite. For me luxury travel is about rare experiences, exclusive access, privacy and distance from the crowds and a look at culture in an authentic… Read more »

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Super Ceviche at COYA Angel Court in the City of London

When one of your favourite restaurants opens a second branch in your home city you know it’s going to be good. And a night trying the brand new COYA Angel Court is even better with my good friends Aftab, Zoe and Helena all there for a night of sampling piscos, ceviche and tiraditos at one… Read more »

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Three Restaurants with a View in Santorini

When I think of Santorini two things come to mind; great food and beautiful views. But apparently the two don’t always go hand in hand. Well I wasn’t willing to compromise on either and I’ve got some great restaurant options for you if you’re visiting the Greek Island. All of the restaurants in this post… Read more »

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The Secret Garden at Four Seasons Hotel London at Park Lane

Shhh…can you keep a secret… There’s a very special spot in Mayfair… Utterly Instagrammable… And oh so inviting… Yes, the Secret Garden at Four Seasons London at Park Lane is back!! Hidden away in London’s exclusive Mayfair – you can step away from the city, through the doors of the luxury hotel and into what… Read more »

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Santorini Wine Tasting and Exploring Oia

As part of my Greek Odyssey to Santorini I was very keen to try some of the local wine produced on the island. The unique volcanic soil means that the wine is totally one of kind and there’s nothing else quite like it in the world! Thanks to luxury tour operators Classic Collection Holidays we… Read more »

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Santorini Sunsets, Salads and Seafood: Food at Santo Maris Oia Luxury Suites & Spa

For me, a visit to Greece in inextricably linked to eating lots of delicious and healthy food – including a slight obsession with Greek salad! The unique volcanic soil of Santorini yields some absolutely fantastic produce and at Santo Maris Oia Luxury Suites & Spa, only the very best is used. My trip to Santorini… Read more »

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Santo Maris Oia Luxury Suites & Spa: A Sublime Hotel in Santorini

Some of the most incredible things in life were created by accident (post it notes, pencillin and plastic to name a few) and the beautiful Greek Island of Santorini is one of them. A volcanic eruption in 1600 created the island’s unique circular shape and subsequent eruptions created further little islets dotted around Santorini. The… Read more »

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Beautiful and Bespoke at The Burlington Arcade in Mayfair

One of my favourite things about London is that history lies behind every corner – every street and passageway has a story to tell, you just have to find it! The Burlington Arcade in Mayfair is one such place, I’ve walked through the parade of luxurious shops countless times but I’d never stopped to think… Read more »