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Blog archive - February, 2014

Special De-Light Menu is served at Sofitel London St James

28 Feb 2014
Categories: Luxury Travel, Restaurants     Tags: ,

We do enjoy going in search of new restaurants and cuisines in our luxury travel blog and when we review restaurants for the restaurant section of the website we like to chat to the chefs wherever possible to get an insight into their inspiration behind the menus they create...

Veuve Clicquot Champagne Installation at Andaz Liverpool Street

27 Feb 2014
Categories: Hotels, Luxury Travel     Tags: ,

Last week saw the launch of a rather innovative new installation at London’s Andaz Hotel at Liverpool Street Station and our luxury travel blog was there to witness guests hugging and playing with these unique balloon shaped balls or glowing spheres that are meant to represent the bubbles you get in a glass of Champagne...

BRIT Awards Afternoon Tea at ME London

26 Feb 2014
Categories: Afternoon Tea     Tags: ,

Although the BRIT Awards took place last week in London, our luxury travel blog takes you to the relatively new hip and trendy ME London, which is the official BRIT Awards 2014 hotel. As part of that partnership the hotel has created a special Afternoon Tea which is available until 10th March and we went to see what all the fuss was about...

E100 Top Five Luxury Yachts

26 Feb 2014
Categories: Luxury Travel, Yachting     Tags:

Our luxury travel blog is pleased to report that the 2014 E100 is out, and with the slow creeping of spring, it’s not too soon to start dreaming of lazy days in the sunshine aboard boats built for oligarchs and oil barons...

Madhu’s Heathrow opens at the Sheraton Skyline

24 Feb 2014
Categories: Restaurants     Tags: , ,

For those of you who love quality Indian cuisine and travel in and out of London Heathrow on a regular basis, our luxury travel blog brings you news of the brand new Madhu’s Heathrow which opened its doors last month at a special launch event at its home in the Sheraton Skyline Hotel...

Germany is to get its first Andaz Hotel

21 Feb 2014
Categories: Hotels     Tags:

Our luxury travel blog is pleased to bring you news that Andaz’s first German hotel is to open in Munich in 2017. Hyatt Hotels & Resorts announced this week that the German hotel will add to its current portfolio of 12 Andaz hotels worldwide...

South Africa Safaris are the most exclusive in Africa

20 Feb 2014
Categories: Safaris     Tags: ,

Today our luxury travel blog heads over to South Africa, as the country is having a renaissance at the moment, mainly due to the fact that the exchange rate means that their most luxurious properties are about half the price of the equivalent in other parts of Africa…

London Fashion Week comes to One Aldwych

19 Feb 2014
Categories: Bars, Hotels     Tags: , ,

With London Fashion Week well under way, our luxury travel blog brings you news of a very special floral display in the Lobby Bar of luxury London hotel One Aldwych, which has teamed up with cult fragrance Fracas to celebrate London Fashion Week and the Isabella Blow: Fashion Galore! exhibition at Somerset House...

Brand new Hampton by Hilton London Waterloo opens its doors

18 Feb 2014
Categories: Hotels     Tags:

Our luxury travel blog reports on Hilton Hotel’s latest hotel opening here in London with the doors opening to guests for the first time at the brand new Hampton by Hilton London Waterloo. This follows their recent opening of Hampton by Hilton London Gatwick Airport North Terminal...

Managing Back Pain During Travel

14 Feb 2014
Categories: Air Travel     Tags: ,

Today our luxury travel blog takes a look at dealing with back pain, especially if you travel a lot. Groundbreaking studies have revealed a method for eliminating travel-related back pain that is 100 percent effective. It's simple, it's free and it doesn't even require surgery. The method? Simply don't travel...