Shangri-La Hotel, At The Shard, London

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Cheeky and I were celebrating our anniversary and what better way to spend it than a night at one of London’s newest iconic hotels. As locals, it felt rather decadent staying in a hotel that was not far from home as the crow flies, but on this occasion I am not sure that crows would... Read more »

Shangri-La Hotel Paris

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Stepping into the Suite Shangri-La, my breath literally catches in my throat and behind my eyes I feel the warm, stinging sensation that precedes tears. Before us, through floor-to-ceiling windows, stretches a panoramic view of Paris at sunset; in the east, Sacré-Coeur still white against the coming dark and, over La Defense in the west,... Read more »

Shang Palace

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We made our way down the Le Bar at the Shangri La Hotel, Paris, after watching the glittering Eiffel Tower lightshow from our terrace. Frederic, the wonderful executive assistant manager, had previously introduced us to Alexei at Le Bar, who had prepared for us our favourite seating at the bar, where we could observe the cocktail... Read more »