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Aman Le Mélézin, Courchevel 1850: The Ultimate Ski Hotel

On my first date with Mr S, nearly eight years ago, he told me that skiing was his favourite holiday and that he liked to go several times a year. It’ll never work out I thought, I’d never been skiing before and I had no interest in going. My fear of heights, moving quickly with… Read more »

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Five Restaurant Hot Spots in Amsterdam

During my research of restaurants in Amsterdam I discovered that I was seriously spoilt for choice. From Michelin fine dining, to trendy hot spots to Instagrammable cafés, Amsterdam really takes it to the next level. With very limited time on this last-minute trip, I didn’t have a huge amount of time to plan but I… Read more »

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My Travel Bucket List

A couple of years ago the topic ‘places I can’t get out of my head‘ was one of our most popular travel link ups. Emma clearly couldn’t get the topic out of her head as she suggested we revive it for this month’s link up – and I loved the idea. Back then as well… Read more »

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March Musings: Monthly Round Up

Life Lately: The other day I got a surprise… I found out I’d been ranked No. 1 London Lifestyle blogger by Vuelio the leading provider of PR software. It’s easy to become quite jaded by blogger rankings and I’ve had my fair share of emails from random insurance companies telling me I’ve one of the… Read more »

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Amsterdam Photo Diary

I absolutely loved my time in Amsterdam and found the city the perfect combination of hip and exciting mixed with a laid back and relaxed attitudes. Exploring the beautiful canals, seeing the canal houses and uncovering secret passageways made this the perfect city break. As I was there as part of a content creation project,… Read more »

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A Romantic Dinner at Ron Gastrobar, Amsterdam

Ever read about a restaurant on a blog or in a magazine and think to yourself, yes that’s where I want to eat if I ever visit. Well years ago, before we even met I read about Ron Gastrobar on Lauren’s blog. I thought, if and when I go back to Amsterdam, that’s where I… Read more »

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Kimpton De Witt Amsterdam: A Stylish Design Hotel in Amsterdam

It had been over ten years since the last time that I visited Amsterdam and when the opportunity to return presented itself, I couldn’t wait to see those distinct gingerbread canal houses, pretty vintage shops and to explore the unique culture of the city. The perfect city break, it was less than an hour’s flight… Read more »

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Lunch at The Trafalgar Dining Rooms

Is there a city that’s in such a state of constant flux as London? Restaurants come and go every week, with some beloved places shutting their doors for good. That’s why it’s always fantastic when a place stands the test of time and is lovingly revitalised with a facelift. The Trafalgar St James Hotel has… Read more »

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Spring is here at The Dalloway Terrace

If there’s anywhere in London that I can rely on to put a smile on my face, it’s Dalloway Terrace… and the beautiful restaurant at the Bloomsbury hotel is back in bloom!! The spring installation is one of the best yet with vibrant florals, honey bees and some new items on the menu.   I seriously… Read more »

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Luxury Travel Tips: How to Use TripAdvisor for the Luxury Traveller

Love it or hate it, TripAdvisor can be an incredible useful tool when planning your travel. As a forum made up of user-generated content it is of course incredibly subjective and many people discount it as useless. Personally, I think TripAdvisor shouldn’t be so easily disregarded but it should be read in certain way to… Read more »