Palazzo Venart Luxury Hotel Venice

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In the labyrinthine pathways close to the border between the areas of San Polo and Santa Croce, there isn’t any room to build new properties but the area is brimming with medieval palazzos behind shuttered windows. Palazzo Venart is one such building, a mere totter away from the vaporettos in front of the church of... Read more »

TĪNG at Shangri-La Hotel London

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It was Eisbär and my Anniversary and what better way to celebrate than 128 meters above the city discovering new dimensions to London’s dining scene. Having already checked in to Shangri-La Hotel At The Shard London and pampered ourselves in our suite we headed to dinner at TĪNG, a vibrant space with 360-degree views across... Read more »

Hotel Café Royal

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Hotel Café Royal is a five-star hotel located on the Mayfair side of Soho. Located within the grandeur of Regent Street, an imposing façade behind which a hotel of refine and sophistication resides. I had my birthday here a few years ago around the time JPR Media Group did their launch, right before the launch... Read more »

Barnsley House

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Three years ago we got married in Bristol and the following day we fled to the idyllic Barnsley House Hotel & Spa in the Cotswolds to de-stress and enjoy the most wonderful of mini-moons. I spent our first and second wedding anniversaries on stage in the West End but this year I had an empty... Read more »

MacDonald Monchique Spa

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Urbanites often dream of escaping to the Algarve, to shop for ceramics, enjoy fresh seafood, and of course, luxuriate in the constant sunshine on one of the region’s many beaches. But what only a privileged few know is that surrounding the Portuguese coast are beautiful mountains, and hidden within them is a wonderfully indulgent retreat.... Read more »

Hotel Corona D’Oro 1890

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Antipasto In preparing an appetiser to Bologna , the challenge is to be selective. This Italian city is a feast of experiences, known for its food, art and music. The eclectic mix of architectural heritage is one of the first things a visitor notices upon arrival into the historic centre, which has been inhabited –... Read more »

Paul Edmonds London

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Renowned worldwide as a showcase for opulent grandeur and cutting-edge fashion, Knightsbridge is a neighbourhood of chic shops and even chicer people. On the famous Brompton Road lies Harrods, Harvey Nichols and celebrity hairdresser Paul Edmonds London, who have made Knightsbridge there home for over 25 years. Housed in a beautiful Georgian-inspired townhouse, the salon... Read more »

Corinthia Budapest

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For the first time in our lives Cheeky and I were venturing to Budapest in Hungary. It goes without saying that we were just a little bit excited about visiting this part of the world, as it was on our list of cities to visit. The five star hotel that would be looking after us... Read more »