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Five Places to Go in London This Christmas

There’s nothing quite like London at Christmas and hotels, shops and restaurants are upping their game even more with Instagrammable facades, decorations and Christmas trees. As part of this month’s Christmas themed travel link up I thought I’d tell you about a few places I’ve visited recently that gave me festive vibes. 1. The Connaught… Read more »

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Christmas Afternoon Tea at The Connaught

I think no one does Christmas quite like London’s luxury hotels… for me as soon as I walk into a hotel foyer lined with decorations and decked out with a huge Christmas tree… the smell of pine in the air, I feel excited and festive! And you couldn’t wipe the smile off my face the… Read more »

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Finding Paradise at Hotel Eden, Rome, Italy

As I walk through the glass doors of Hotel Eden in Rome, I catch a glimpse of the curve of the balustrades on the marble staircase and the most wonderful memories come rushing back. Mr S and I spent our first wedding anniversary here just over three years ago, a year after we got married… Read more »

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Incredible Black Friday Deal on a Maldives Trip with Turquoise Holidays

For me, The Maldives was always the ultimate luxury travel destination. I’d seen pictures of those powder white beaches, azure ocean… and oh those over water villas…yes please!! When I finally visited last year, The Maldives was everything I hope for and more!! For that reason I’m incredibly excited to be collaborating with Turquoise Holidays… Read more »

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Five Hotels with Michelin-Star Restaurants

I’m excited to once again be collaborating with Expedia to bring you The Hotel Edit, a guide to some of the top hotels in the world divided into various themes. The Expedia Hotel Edit is a curated selection of hotels written by people in the know. Divided into different themes the Hotel Edit appeals to… Read more »

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A Multi-Michelin Starred Birthday at Bibendum

It’s no secret that’s it’s one of my goals to visit every Michelin-starred restaurant in London. And in approximately thirty-something years I’ve made a serious dent in the list of over 70 restaurants. Last year London stalwart, Bibendum was awarded a second star after top chef Claude Bosi took over the famous kitchen. Speaking of… Read more »

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A New Location for Sticks’n’Sushi

I’m always thrilled to see my favourite restaurant brands doing well. And what could be better than opening a brand new branch right in the middle of the King’s Road, one of London’s most thriving shopping districts? When Sticks’n’Sushi first opened, the Danish import soon became a firm favourite of mine and when a branch… Read more »

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Inside A Three Bedroom Cabin at Soho Farmhouse

With no cameras allowed in public places and a slightly inaccessible website… Soho Farmhouse remains a mystery to many people. In fact my video inside Soho Farmhouse is one of my most viewed – proof to me that people are interested to know more. I’ve actually written about staying at Soho Farmhouse three times before… Read more »

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The Autumn Leaves Menu at Sake No Hana

It seems like London has gone mad for autumn this year. I blame Instagram for the beautiful leafy displays outside shops and restaurants, captured for the ‘gram by my fellow Londoners  One of my favourite restaurants and one of London’s best Japanese, Sake No Hana, has also got in on the action. But what I… Read more »

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Happy Birthday to Me!! And Win a £300 Net-a-Porter voucher and £30 worth of cake from Peggy Porschen

It’s my birthday today!! And regular readers will know how much I love birthdays! A birthday on Wednesday calls for a week of celebrations and on Saturday I had lunch with friends and today I’m meeting my mum and sister for lunch and Mr S for dinner. I’m off to Soho Farmhouse for the weekend… Read more »