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Holiday with the National Trust

Holiday with the National Trust

As an avid reader of Dickens and Hardy, it’s long been a dream of mine to bonnet-up and live the life of a fictional character from the early 1900s (or […]

by × February 5, 2012 × 0 comments

Food & Drink

Three of the best burgers in Paris

Three of the best burgers in Paris

Over the past two years, I’ve spent a lot of time working over in Paris and finding the best places to dine in the French capital has become something of […]

by × February 4, 2012 × 0 comments

Style

Taschen city guides

Taschen city guides

Being the travel-loving people that we are, we like to know the ins and outs of a destination before we get there, but we don’t just want a dull travel […]

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Places

Hotel of the week: Setai Fifth Avenue – New York

Hotel of the week: Setai Fifth Avenue – New York

The Setai Fifth Avenue is an incredible example of a five-star luxury hotel. Little over a year old, this hotel is a gleaming 60-story tower, standing elegantly over Fifth Avenue […]

by × December 6, 2011 × 0 comments

Places

Top five: weird and wonderful hotels

Top five: weird and wonderful hotels

Ever wondered what it would be like to design a hotel drawn solely from your imagination, without being made to come back down to earth? Well as it happens, clever […]

by × November 17, 2011 × 0 comments

Places

Travel news: easyJet launch flights to Iceland

Travel news: easyJet launch flights to Iceland

Itching to go to Iceland but always winced at the price of flights? Us too. Eating and drinking over there became way more affordable for us tourists and intrepid explorers […]

by × November 15, 2011 × 0 comments

Places

24 hours in: Boston

24 hours in: Boston

What can you do in this historic city if you have less than a day to pound the pavement? Ok, so we didn’t plan to spend such a little amount […]

by × November 8, 2011 × 0 comments

Places

Boutique hotel of the week: El Palauet Living Barcelona

Boutique hotel of the week: El Palauet Living Barcelona

Housed in an outstanding 1906 art nouveau building and located on one of the most sought-after streets in Barcelona, El Palauet is a private and exclusive collection of six palatial suites – […]

by × October 24, 2011 × 0 comments

Places

Explore colourful and charismatic Cuba

Explore colourful and charismatic Cuba

Always been meaning to go to Cuba? So have we. The largest island in the Caribbean has an abundance of character, history and natural beauty and is a must-see destination. […]

by × October 19, 2011 × 1 comment

Style

Herb Lester Associates – illustrated city guides & maps

Herb Lester Associates – illustrated city guides & maps

It has to be said that your average guide book or city map, bought straight from the shelves of your local high street bookshop, tends to be informative but also […]

by × October 16, 2011 × 0 comments

Places

Escape to the melting pot of Delhi

Escape to the melting pot of Delhi

If Mumbai is the place that immediately springs to mind when you think of a trip India, why not also consider going to India’s capital Delhi. Secret Escapes is now […]

by × October 13, 2011 × 0 comments

Culture

Insider tips on the best art galleries worldwide

Insider tips on the best art galleries worldwide

Whilst pondering the meaning of modern art at the Frieze Art Fair in London’s Regents Park, we bumped into British musician, respected DJ and art lover, Lou Hayter. Lou is […]

by × October 13, 2011 × 1 comment