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Hotel des Grands Boulevards. Image courtesy of Hotel des Grands Boulevards

A romantic mini-guide to Paris: where to eat, drink, stay and more

The City of Lights brims with a timeless elegance and old-world charms like no other destination. From its beautiful Haussmann-era architecture and iconic landmarks to the exquisite top-notch eateries and […]

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Porticciolo di Nervi, Génova, Italia

Italian adventures: opulence and romance from Genoa to Verona

When people think of Genoa, they tend to think of three things: a busy seaport, a cake filled with cherries and currants, or delicious green pesto. Let’s face it – […]

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Image: The Indy House

Our stay of the week – The Indy House, Lisbon

It’s all about trend-setting style with an eco-friendly twist at The Indy House, a strong contender on Lisbon’s colourful apartment scene. Striking wallpaper, distressed doors, eclectic antique furnishings and an […]

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Image: Grand Hotel Majestic ‘Già Baglioni’

Italian adventures: five-star hospitality and fine dining from Bologna to Florence

We all need and deserve a spot of luxury at some point in our lives. If Bologna is on your bucket list (and it should be) head to one of […]

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Destinations

A traditional dhow sailling across the smooth waters of the Bazaruto Archipelago in Vilankulo, Mozambique. Image: iStock/TeaCunniffe

The hottest destinations on our radar for 2019

A new year calls for new adventures, and with this bucket list-ticking selection of destinations for 2019, you’ll be booking your next escape quicker than you can say bon voyage! […]

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Hotels

Image courtesy of Careys Manor Hotel & SenSpa/David Griffen

Hotel review: Careys Manor Hotel & SenSpa, Brockenhurst

Take the 10-minute walk northbound from Brockenhurst railway station and you’ll reach Careys Manor Hotel, a haven of tranquillity nestled amongst wooded land in England’s New Forest. This establishment is […]

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Image courtesy of Alexander House Hotel & Utopia Spa

Eight of the finest UK spa hotels near London

If the cold weather is wearing you down and all you can think of are a muscle-loosening massage, a swim in heated waters or a warming body wrap, seek out […]

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Parma. Image: iStock/Iryna1

Italian adventures: Parma – the new city of gastronomy

If you consider yourself to be a foodie, would like to expand your culinary repertoire or just need an excuse to indulge on cheese and ham for a few days, […]

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Image: The Hoxton, Williamsburg

Our stay of the week – The Hoxton, Williamsburg, New York City

It’s all about classic, confident and chic Hoxton style at The Hoxton, Williamsburg – the group’s first American outpost in Brooklyn. Décor aside, though, the real highlight is the dramatic views […]

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Destinations

Ice skating outside the Natural History Museum, London. Image: iStock/Adam Petto

Six of the best UK destinations to get you in the festive spirit

Christmas in the United Kingdom is regarded the world over as a cosy affair of woolly hats, roaring log fires and sparkling lights lining the thoroughfares of the most populated […]

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