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SilverSpoon On Honeymoon: Romance in Central Park

A beautiful sunny day in New York City called for a stroll through Central Park. Obviously many people had the same idea as us!   We stopped to check out some talented street performers…. And the Bethesda fountain, one of the biggest fountains in New York. The Angel of the Water’s sits on top of… Read more »

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SilverSpoon on Honeymoon: The Gansevoort Hotel, Meatpacking NYC

Mr Silver and I decided to start our honeymoon in one of my favourite cities, New York, New York! I’d already visited the Big Apple a couple of times but as it was Mr Silver’s first experience, I wanted to make sure it was a really special one and this meant choosing the perfect hotel…. Read more »

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SilverSpoon on Honeymoon: A First Class Experience

What better way to start your honeymoon than flying First Class? Well would you expect anything less from the SilverSpoon? I thought I’d fill you in on the fantastic experience that we had on our journey to NewYork. When flying First Class with British Airways there is a dedicated checkin point so that you can… Read more »

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SilverSpoon on Honeymoon: Up, Up and Away

I’m leaving on a jet plane… don’t know when I’ll be back again… Start spreading the news, I’m leaving today…going to be a part of it, New York New York… Farewell London…Hello America I’m ready to be welcomed at The Hotel California for some California dreamin’ and California Love. I’m finally off on my epic… Read more »

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London in Love

I’ve been lucky enough to visit many cities around the world: Paris, New York, Rome, Sydney, all beautiful cities with unique characters… but as much as I love the food, culture and people of these places my heart will always lie in London.   An earlier post this week described how I spent my formative… Read more »

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Tiki Chic at Trader Vic’s

So the excitement of the wedding was over, the fun of the minimoon was at an end and me and Mr S returned to London, cold weather and pouring rain. But fortunately we had our honeymoon to look forward to! And the part we were most excited about was our week in French Polynesia, which… Read more »

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The Artichoke in Old Amersham: Home is where the Heart Is

About thirty miles north of London, over the hills and far away…right at the end of the Metropolitan line…lies the sleepy little town of Amersham… London has one of the most exciting and fantastic restaurant’s scenes in Europe but my heart lies in Amersham because it is where I can really call home. I was… Read more »

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Macarons, cocktails and bloggers at Anges de Sucre

Despite how it may appear, I don’t actually have a sweet tooth, I’ll always choose a starter over a dessert, at afternoon tea I’ll reach for the sandwiches rather than the cake and I can always say no to chocolate… But there’s one sweet treat that I just love! And that is a macaron (I… Read more »

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SilverSpoon on Minimoon: Florence Part 4 – Dinner at Il Palagio at the Four Seasons

I have many mottos when it comes to luxury travel. One of them being: ‘You can’t go wrong with the Four Seasons.’ And when it’s Michelin-starred dining in one of the romantic cities in the world, you definitely can’t go wrong. With that in mind I booked Il Palagio at the Four Seasons for our… Read more »

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SilverSpoon on Minimoon: Florence Part 3 – A Spot of Culture

Having never been to Florence, and with my A-Level history a distant memory, we asked the hotel to arrange a guided tour around the main city. Starting with a discovery of my spiritual home… Ok, seriously, Florence is the birthplace of the Renaissance and is choc-a-bloc with culture, monuments, art and artefacts. Our wonderful guide,… Read more »