Restaurant Martin Wishart

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In the Port of Leith, down a cobbled lane you will find an amazing little restaurant packed full of the most delicious and finest French cuisine in Edinburgh. Using hand-picked fresh Scottish ingredients to make beautiful modern and traditional creations, Restaurant Martin Wishart: eponymous restaurant, is home to the Michelin starred chef who trained under... Read more »

Château Les Carrasses

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When England proves to be as miserable as this May has been – with buckets of rain, seemingly arctic winds, no sun to speak of and a nervous undercurrent of political troubles – it’s a relief to know that the beautiful sunshine filled South of France is only around 3.5 hours away, door to door... Read more »


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Having just returned from a long weekend in Turkey, I feel refreshed, relaxed and just tanned-enough, to receive some raised eyebrow envy from my non-journo friends. With the temperatures just starting to rise in May, it is a great time to go to get some bargain sun and avoid the hardcore sun worshiping crowds. With... Read more »

Sisters Grimm

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From the creators of the Grammy® Award nominated sell-out show INALA, Sisters Grimm, are set to wow UK audiences again with a fabulous line up of talented Brazilian dancers, special guest dancer Nathalie Harrison from The Royal Ballet and narration by Jeremy Irons in their new show ‘VOICES OF THE AMAZON, at Sadler’s Wells from... Read more »

The Artichoke

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Based in my hometown of Amersham, Buckinghamshire, the Artichoke restaurant is amongst Britain’s most celebrated fine dining institutions. Touting numerous awards, from being listed 30th in the Top 50 UK Restaurants Good Food Guide 2017, to winning the AA Restaurant of the Year for England 2013-2014, listed no. 5 in the UK Top Restaurants BMW... Read more »

The Athenaeum Hotel

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Attention to detail, superb comfort, and professionally addressing every need of an Atheneaum guest is what one can expect during their stay at this 5 Star hotel/residence. The hotel overlooks Green Park so very convenient for Mayfair, St James’s, and Knightsbridge. With its spacious new pavement terrace, its ‘living wall’ and its views over Green... Read more »

Nira Caledonia

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One of my many joys about my photography is the opportunity to work within new and different surroundings. I shoot on location mostly and I get an occasion to tell the world about a place I found truly unforgettable. Living in Scotland for the last year I have discovered a few “treasure” places. The style... Read more »

Avec Nous

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Walking into Avec Nous is like entering another world... it is a perfect pairing between a relaxed St. Tropez villa and a cool Californian style lounge.  The ambiance is serene, the music relaxing and at a perfect pitch, the lighting fixtures are splendid, yet not ostentatious while the fire purrs gently.  The camel semi-circular booths... Read more »