Archive for October, 2012

Places

The Turner Contemporary art gallery (and four other reasons to visit Kent)

The Turner Contemporary art gallery (and four other reasons to visit Kent)

1. Whitstable Whitstable is a dinky little seaside town that blends traditional charm with a modern arty vibe. Considering its size, it’s brimming with modish boutiques and an excellent selection […]

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Food & Drink

London afternoon tea series: The Dorchester

London afternoon tea series: The Dorchester

The Dorchester is one of the most famous old dames in London. This 1930s Park Lane hotel is dripping with wealth – expect decor you’d see in your posh aunt’s […]

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Food & Drink

London afternoon tea series: Dean Street Townhouse

London afternoon tea series: Dean Street Townhouse

Both established and off-beat, Soho House’s fashionable Dean Street property serves a modern afternoon tea. The full, three-tier experience here is pleasingly priced at only £16.75 and, since it’s not […]

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Food & Drink

London afternoon tea series: Claridges

London afternoon tea series: Claridges

This is part one in a series of us risking the onset of diabetes or a higher-than-recommended BMI. From The Dorchester to The Sanderson, we’ve scoffed their scones and drank […]

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