Elizabeth Art Hotel

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We pulled up in front of the Elizabeth Arthotel just as people were coming down off the mountain from a day of skiing or snowboarding. It felt like the party was in full swing in Ischgl with the people bursting out of the adjoining apres ski bar ‘Shatzi’ complete with Go-Go dancers; we had arrived... Read more »

Top picks from London Fashion Week

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Obviously, when the temperatures drop, every woman requires a new winter coat (!) and The Shrimps are well and truly on my radar for something snuggly. The AW17 presentation showcased designer Hannah Weiland's signature faux-fur coats, but this season leopard print, stripes and illustrations were in full force. Styled up with doodle printed dresses, lots... Read more »

Alison Jiear at Crazy Coqs

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To celebrate the 100th birthday of the late, great music legend Ella Fitzgerald, Laurence Olivier Award nominated vocalist Alison Jiear and her jazz quartet performed music made famous by the "First Lady of Song" in:  An Ella Fitzgerald Centenary Celebration. With four packed out shows at Brasserie Zédel London, we were lucky to get one... Read more »

Hotel Arts

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Barcelona is the capital city of the autonomous community of Catalonia and it’s glittering crown jewel. Described as "the flower among the beautiful cities of the world" by Cervantes in Don Quixote, Barcelona has since been championed and immortalised by many – in the literature of Laurie Lee and Carlos Ruiz Zafón and by the architecture... Read more »

Six Senses Spa at The Alpina Gstaad

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Located in the heart of The Alpina Gstaad, the Six Senses Spa is a true sanctuary of peace and well-being, that can be enjoyed by guests and locals alike. Inspired by Asian traditions and drawing its energy from the Alpine heart of the Bernese Oberland, this unique oasis of serenity offers world-renowned treatments designed to... Read more »

Andaz London Liverpool Street

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The Andaz Hotel is one of the finest in London and the perfect destination for either a staycation in the East End, as we did, business, or visiting both vibrant Shoreditch and the City of London. A beautiful, spacious, and historic 5* hotel right in the heart of the City next to Liverpool Street, it... Read more »


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THE FACTS   SEASON START & END: mid September to early May (depending on Snow conditions) SKI ALTITUDE: Rettenbach Glacier 2675-3250m / Tiefenbach Glacier 2795-3249m) / Vertical Drop- 575m PISTES: 30% Beginner / 60% Intermediate / 10% Expert LIFTS: 10 (Gondola-3 / Chair lifts-2 / Drag lifts-5) SLOPES: 11 Pistes for a total of 34.5 KM... Read more »

Winter Makeup Round-up

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I have touched on my skills or lack thereof when it comes to Make Up and that entire world of products. So every helpful push in the right direction is welcomed. So they say to start with the basics, foundations, BB Creams, CC Creams, Mineral foundations I already feel confused. And not only do you... Read more »