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A Taste Of BAFTA

I was invited to attend Taste of BAFTA and my food was complimentary. I was not paid to attend and was not under contractual obligation to write this blog post.  I’ve never been invited to the BAFTAs and let’s face it I probably never will be… but the other day I got pretty close when… Read more »

| Everyday Restaurants

A Celebratory Dinner at Trinity Clapham

Eight years since the day we first met and still going strong! Mr S and I like to celebrate the anniversary of the day we first met as well as our wedding anniversary. I firmly believe in celebrating every little thing possible! This year, I booked Michelin-starred Trinity in Clapham on the basis of a… Read more »

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My Top Ten European City Break Destinations

Living in London, there’s nothing quite like jumping on a plane and being in a brand new city experiencing a new cuisine and culture within hours! That’s why I’m a big fan of European city breaks and here are my favourites. 1. Rome, Italy  The Eternal City of Rome is somewhere everyone should visit at… Read more »

| Restaurants

A Brilliant Brunch at Little Green, Mayfair

If I want a good brunch, I can always guarantee that the Daisy Green Collection will deliver. That’s why I was delighted when a new branch conveniently opened on Heddon Street, just off Regent Street, one of London best shopping areas. Heddon Street has always been a favourite of mine and despite the prime location,… Read more »

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Fine Dining Indian Cuisine at Tamarind Mayfair, London

Change. It can be as scary as anything or it can be the best thing you can possibly do… it must have been a leap of faith for Tamarind Mayfair when they decided to close their doors for a complete refurbishment and then open again at the end of last year with a new look… Read more »

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The Top 10 Most Instagrammable Hotels in the England

Who doesn’t want to stay in a hotel that offers great service and comfort but is also aesthetically pleasing? These are my top ten most Instagrammable Hotels in England. 1. Soho Farmhouse, Great Tew, Oxfordshire It will come as no surprise that my favourite UK hotel appears on this list. With gorgeous individual wooden cabins… Read more »

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Great Italian Food forged at Fucina in Marylebone

Italian food is one of my favourite cuisines and I’m always keen to try great Italian restaurants in London. Enter Fucina! A modern Italian restaurant in Marylebone, the perfect location for lunch one day with Laura with whom I enjoyed an Italian adventure with in Rome only a month before. And as soon as I… Read more »

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My Top Ten Restaurants of the Year 2018

Another year and I’m still in shock that I didn’t end it five stone heavier than I began… there’s been plenty of great dining this year and here are some of the best. 1. Le 1947, Courchevel I’m no Andy Hayler but I have made a decent attempt to visit as many three Michelin star… Read more »

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Travel Plans and Wanderlust Wishlist for 2019

It’s that time of year again! Every year on the 1st of January I publish a list of all my definite upcoming plans as well as the places that I hope to go to. Looking back on my 2018 list I’m a bit sad to say I didn’t tick off any of my wanderlust wishes… Read more »

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My Top 20 Hotels of 2018

Regular readers will know that beautiful hotels are my passion and looking back on the year I can’t believe some of the incredible and unique properties that I’ve stayed in. I love keeping a record of them on this blog so here are my top 20 hotels of the year by category. Beach in Reach… Read more »