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Enjoy breathtaking views of Cape Town at Cape View Clifton

Enjoy breathtaking views of Cape Town at Cape View Clifton

Katie Ann Lamb discovers the excellent adults only property, Cape View Clifton, which is in the heart of Cape Town and offers beautiful views of…

Kurumba Maldives: A magical experience for all the family

Kurumba Maldives: A magical experience for all the family

Are you thinking about planning a family trip to the Maldives? Our Editor, Dr. Laura Toogood, visited Kurumba Maldives to explore this beautiful island resort…

Valentine’s Day treats in the UK: From mini breaks to Michelin-starred meals

Valentine’s Day treats in the UK: From mini breaks to Michelin-starred meals

Want to treat yourself and your partner to a special Valentine’s Day getaway or a few cocktails and a delicious meal? Here is some inspiration…

The splendour of the Taj Cape Town

The splendour of the Taj Cape Town

By KATIE ANN WISEMAN From the moment that I arrived kerbside at the Taj Cape Town, I was overwhelmed by the opulence and history this…

Shape up for the slopes: Four exercises to help you get fit for skiing

Shape up for the slopes: Four exercises to help you get fit for skiing

The ski season is upon us, and Our Retreat Chamonix – a new ski, yoga and mobility retreat in the foothills of Mont Blanc –…

Plan a healthy holiday for 2019

Plan a healthy holiday for 2019

If you’re planning a ‘better you’ for the New Year and making some lifestyle adjustments, perhaps a healthy holiday could be on the cards. We…

Exclusive Christmas Private Jet Package to Lapland

Exclusive Christmas Private Jet Package to Lapland

The ultimate Christmas trip to Santa’s hometown is available thanks to Air Charter Service’s no-expense-spared private jet holiday to Swedish Lapland. Taking place from 23-27…

Hotel Aurelio offers Bentley Winter Tour in Lech

Hotel Aurelio offers Bentley Winter Tour in Lech

This season, to celebrate its 10th anniversary five star superior Hotel Aurelio is offering guests an even more luxurious way to experience the Austrian resort…

Five of the best winter wellness retreats for Christmas and New Year

Five of the best winter wellness retreats for Christmas and New Year

If merely the thought of darker days and cold temperatures is spinning you into a winter slump, fear not, you can plan an escape to…

Verona: The Secret Cultural Capital of Italy

Verona: The Secret Cultural Capital of Italy

Looking for somewhere to go on vacation? If you like great culture, fine food and fabulous weather then Verona in Italy could be the place…

Naples: Why It Should be on Your 2019 Getaway List

Naples: Why It Should be on Your 2019 Getaway List

Planning a getaway in 2019? There are many fantastic destinations all around the world to…

Greek island adventures at Santa Marina Beach Hotel

Greek island adventures at Santa Marina Beach Hotel

By KATIE ANN WISEMAN Crete is the largest of all the Greek islands, located in…

Escape to Crete for sunshine, snorkelling and a sublime spa experience at Cavo Spada

Escape to Crete for sunshine, snorkelling and a sublime spa experience at Cavo Spada

By KATIE ANN LAMB I had never been to Greece before and after a recent…

Solent Forts: A luxury hotel experience in the middle of the sea

Solent Forts: A luxury hotel experience in the middle of the sea

By CAT TOOGOOD Finding a unique venue for a special celebration can be challenging, especially…

Paradise for children! Enjoy family fun in the sun at the Martinhal Sagres, Portugal

Paradise for children! Enjoy family fun in the sun at the Martinhal Sagres, Portugal

The Martinhal Sagres is certainly in the running for the best family resort destination in…

Princesa Yaiza: A perfect luxury destination for your first family sun holiday

Princesa Yaiza: A perfect luxury destination for your first family sun holiday

By Laura Toogood Finding sunshine and a climate where it’s warm enough to lie out…

Explore the luxury sporting paradise of Aphrodite Hills in sunny Cyprus

Explore the luxury sporting paradise of Aphrodite Hills in sunny Cyprus

By Katie Ann Lamb It is well known that Cyprus receives more than 300 days…

A city break to Copenhagen: Explore the cultural capital from the Andersen Hotel

A city break to Copenhagen: Explore the cultural capital from the Andersen Hotel

BY KATIE ANN LAMB I love exploring different cities and Copenhagen has been on my…

Embrace Cape Town’s culinary scene at The Cape Milner

Embrace Cape Town’s culinary scene at The Cape Milner

If you’re thinking of escaping to the sunshine, Cape Town has plenty to offer, including…

Family fun in luxurious surroundings at The K Club in Ireland

Family fun in luxurious surroundings at The K Club in Ireland

Since having a baby, I have been on a mission to discover luxury holiday destinations…

Adare Manor: A magnificent resort in Ireland

Adare Manor: A magnificent resort in Ireland

Laura Toogood visits Adare Manor in County Limerick following its impressive refurbishment… Adare Manor is…

A memorable African experience at the Inzolo Exclusive Game Lodge

A memorable African experience at the Inzolo Exclusive Game Lodge

Katie Ann Lamb ventures to the African Bush and mixes raw nature with outstanding luxury……

The Mighty Mekong

The Mighty Mekong

James Ellis continues his travels along the world’s greatest rivers by cruising from Vietnam to…

A luxury British staycation at Bovey Castle Hotel

A luxury British staycation at Bovey Castle Hotel

I set off to Bovey Castle with two main goals. Firstly, I wanted to enjoy…

Explore the best of Bath from The Francis Hotel

Explore the best of Bath from The Francis Hotel

Bath is one of the UK’s most beautiful cities and it recently featured in our…

Locanda al Colle: A unique and charming Tuscan property

Locanda al Colle: A unique and charming Tuscan property

Katie Ann Wiseman discovers the authentic Italian guest house, Locanda al Colle… Situated just half an…

Medina magic: Palais Amani presents a touch of luxury in cultural Fes

Medina magic: Palais Amani presents a touch of luxury in cultural Fes

By Katie Ann Wiseman Palais Amani is an opulent fifteen-bedroom riad that is located within…

Kenyan hospitality paired with Kempinski luxury at Villa Rosa, Nairobi

Kenyan hospitality paired with Kempinski luxury at Villa Rosa, Nairobi

By Adam Swierczewski and Gosia Brzezinska — Jambo Dear Readers! As you may have guessed…

Enjoy a peaceful break in glamorous Saint Tropez at Hotel Le Mandala

Enjoy a peaceful break in glamorous Saint Tropez at Hotel Le Mandala

By KATIE ANN WISEMAN Brigitte Bardot cavorted on the beaches of Saint Tropez in the ’50s…

Chateau de Riell: A relaxing break in French Catalonia

Chateau de Riell: A relaxing break in French Catalonia

By CATRIONA GRAY I have always been a big lover of everything French, from the…

Coquillade Village provides the ‘Cycling in Provence Experience’

Coquillade Village provides the ‘Cycling in Provence Experience’

If you want to combine a sophisticated holiday with some health and fitness activity, look…

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Raise A Glass: Champagne on Valentine’s Day

Raise A Glass: Champagne on Valentine’s Day

There’s only one drink for Valentine’s really. That said, if you’re not a champagne drinker, then we have plenty of ideas for alternative beverages to try. However, if you are…

Dine at home in style with Pasta Evangelists

Dine at home in style with Pasta Evangelists

At this time of year, it can be much nicer to snuggle down at home than venture out. However, you don’t have to compromise on the style of cuisine. If…

Raise a Glass: Enjoy a romantic toast with the English sparkling wine, Black Chalk Wild Rose

Raise a Glass: Enjoy a romantic toast with the English sparkling wine, Black Chalk Wild Rose

With Valentine’s Day approaching, our Raise a Glass series is currently focused on pink drinks! If you are looking for something special to celebrate the most romantic day of the…

Galvin HOP celebrate National Pie Day with a special Oyster & Steak Pie

Galvin HOP celebrate National Pie Day with a special Oyster & Steak Pie

Galvin HOP, the modern bistrot in Spitalfields market near Liverpool Street, is celebrating National Pie Day on the 23rd of January by offering a delicious Oyster & Steak Pie. In…

Angler restaurant launch Dry January pairing menu in collaboration with Seedlip

Angler restaurant launch Dry January pairing menu in collaboration with Seedlip

Michelin-starred seafood restaurant, Angler, is to launch a non-alcoholic pairing menu for Dry January 2019. Tapping into the growing acceptance that soft drinks need to be as interesting and complex…

Raise A Glass: Toast the festive season with Bulldog Gin cocktails

Raise A Glass: Toast the festive season with Bulldog Gin cocktails

Cocktails are one of the best ways to toast the festive season. If you’re a gin drinker, you can take some inspiration from Bulldog London Dry Gin and enjoy one…

Champagne flutes that will make a statement this Christmas

Champagne flutes that will make a statement this Christmas

Christmas is coming and there will be plenty of opportunities to open a bottle of champagne over the festive season. If you want to serve your bubbles in a statement…

Raise A Glass: Toast a special occasion with Champagne Lanson Black Label

Raise A Glass: Toast a special occasion with Champagne Lanson Black Label

Whether you’re hosting a party for Halloween or Bonfire Night, stocking up for Christmas or simply want to make a memorable toast, champagne is the perfect tipple for marking a…

Tom’s Kitchen and Purdey join forces for a Game Masterclass and Dinner

Tom’s Kitchen and Purdey join forces for a Game Masterclass and Dinner

This autumn, Tom’s Kitchen is launching an exciting collaboration with Purdey, kicking off with an exclusive game butchery masterclass and dinner at Tom’s Kitchen Canary Wharf. From 7pm on Wednesday 3…

Raise A Glass: Keep the summer momentum going with Jawbox Gin

Raise A Glass: Keep the summer momentum going with Jawbox Gin

Autumn may have arrived but for those who are not ready to leave summer behind yet, our latest installment of our Raise a Glass series brings you a tipple that will…

Autumn highlights from The Ivy Collection

Autumn highlights from The Ivy Collection

A birthday celebration in Bath with Jo Malone, special entertainment in Soho and a new opening in Leeds are among the autumn happenings at The Ivy Collection… Soho nights The…

Best Boozy Brunches in London

Best Boozy Brunches in London

If you’re looking to enjoy a bottomless brunch in the capital, here are some of the best ones around at the moment… The Exmouth Market neighbourhood bar, Coin Laundry, just relaunched…

Raise A Glass: Martini Riserva Speciale Rubino

Raise A Glass: Martini Riserva Speciale Rubino

Martini has been creating Vermouth in the Piedmont region since 1863. The Martini Riserva Speciale Rubino is a wonderful combination of artemisias and the rich warmth of red sandalwood. The complex…

The Ginger Pig BBQ box is a summer essential

The Ginger Pig BBQ box is a summer essential

Whether you plan to enjoy a staycation this summer and make the most of the UK heatwave or want to host a party with friends in the sunshine, we have…

Raise A Glass: It’s Gin and Tonic season

Raise A Glass: It’s Gin and Tonic season

This week our Raise A Glass series has some yummy Bombay Sapphire cocktail recipes… Gin and Tonic is one of the most popular drinks of the British summer. In fact, we…