Archive for November, 2013

Culture

Rocking around the Christmas tree: The best places to sing carols in London

Rocking around the Christmas tree: The best places to sing carols in London

It’s starting. Mulled wine, mince pies, the smell of wrapping paper. You can nearly hear the sleigh bells ringing and the credit cards kerchinging. Christmas is nearly here. But if […]

by × November 28, 2013 × 3 comments

Places

Our stay of the week – Ace Hotel London Shoreditch

Our stay of the week – Ace Hotel London Shoreditch

Only a couple of months into its new life across the pond, Ace Hotel London Shoreditch is the latest outpost of the hipster-magnet Ace Hotel group and the first to […]

by × November 11, 2013 × 0 comments

Food & Drink

Kerb appeal – a guide to street food in Vietnam

Kerb appeal – a guide to street food in Vietnam

Vietnam is a food lover’s playground. A country so into its cuisine that before it chased off all its occupational and colonial invaders; it stole their best recipes and a […]

by × November 7, 2013 × 2 comments

Places

Five of the best hotel rooms in Manchester

Five of the best hotel rooms in Manchester

Balcony King Room, Velvet Located on Canal Street, Velvet is a former textile mill reborn as a decadent boutique hotel. There are 19 extrovert rooms and suites here; the most […]

by × November 4, 2013 × 2 comments