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Blog archive - October, 2014

Where would you travel to in the world if you won £100,000?

31 Oct 2014
Categories: From The Editor, Luxury Travel, Middle East     Tags: , ,
There are so many opportunities to win prizes these days, be it the latest and largest flat screen TV that fills half your room or a dream holiday somewhere hot and exotic. In this slightly more unusual post, we thought we would look at where you could go if you entered a £100K Dream Competition and actually won...

Keep the Homeless Warm this Winter by donating a coat to Wrap Up London

Wrap Up London is once again asking Londoners to donate their old coats in their annual coat collection campaign. Now in its fourth year, Wrap Up London is hoping to collect 20,000 coats from generous Londoners this year, having managed to collect just over 15,000 last year...

Qatar Airways Launch their A380 Service from Doha to London

30 Oct 2014
Categories: Air Travel     Tags: , ,
On Friday 10th October, Heathrow Airport welcomed a brand new A380 when Qatar Airways' inaugural flight from Doha touched down. With six flights a day now operating between the two cities, the introduction of the superjumbo reinforces Qatar Airways' commitment to the UK...

24 hours on the Côte D’Azur

29 Oct 2014
Categories: European Travel     Tags: , ,
You’ve booked your tickets, packed your case and beyond that, well, not much else! If you’re only heading to the Côte D’Azur for the weekend, then OMOTG has scoured the French Riviera to bring you the must do’s so you don’t waste any time in this charming and delightful part of the world...

Ashleigh Whitfield

29 Oct 2014
Categories: Our Writers     Tags:
Ashleigh Whitfield is a freelance travel writer, restaurant and bar reviewer, as well as a voice over and radio presenter, based in London...

Need to get a job? Here's how to do it

28 Oct 2014
Categories: Travel News     Tags:
A passion for travel can't be fuelled on the spirit of adventure alone. Unless you've saved an extensive amount of money before embarking on your trip, are being bankrolled by wealthy relatives or simply pretty well off yourself, you'll need to earn to keep moving…

2FOR1 London Fun with South West Trains

27 Oct 2014
Categories: Train Travel     Tags: , ,
With Christmas fast approaching and many people wanting to beat the Christmas shopping rush, now is a very good time to visit London to get ahead of the crowds. South West Trains have partnered with over 150 restaurants, bars and attractions to offer their rail travellers some excellent deals with their “2FOR1 London Fun” offer...

Five of the Best Winter Holiday Locations of 2014

27 Oct 2014
Categories: Travel News     Tags: ,
As December turns to the festive period and into January many households will be familiar with this oft-heard desire: “You know, one of these days we’ll get away for Christmas.” Here are five options for a perfect winter getaway...

JW Steakhouse unveils first hand-selected Jim Beam Single Barrel outside the USA

26 Oct 2014
Categories: Bars, From The Editor     Tags: ,
Last month I attended a launch event at JW Steakhouse at the Grosvenor House Hotel in Mayfair where history was being made. The Bourbon Bar at JW Steakhouse has joined forces with Jim Beam to bring the first ever Jim Beam single barrel bourbon to be exported outside the USA to London...

The Isles of Greece with Azamara Club Cruises

25 Oct 2014
Categories: Cruises     Tags: , ,
Being at sea is an incredible experience, even an exploration, due to the vastness and the unpredictability of the ocean. So cruising, by extension, can be thrilling or pleasant for this very reason. Azamara Quest is trying very hard to tick all these boxes. And if you are looking for a luxury cruise, you could do worse than Azamara Club Cruises...