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Blog archive - February, 2015

Six Nations Trivia and Driving Tips

28 Feb 2015
Categories: Infographic, Travel News     Tags: ,
With round 3 of The Six Nations well underway, our Luxury Travel Blog takes a look at some rugby-related trivia and driving tips for those of you planning on driving to any of the games through this fun little infographic...

Bag a Luxury Hotel Bargain in a Charity Auction

26 Feb 2015
Categories: From The Editor     Tags: , , ,
Our Luxury Travel Blog brings you news of a charity travel auction that is happening over at luxurytraveldiary.com that we wanted to share with you. It is possibly the largest travel auction that we have seen outside of the mainstream press – and because this is being run by a more modestly sized site – your chance of picking up a bargain is far better...

Le Méridien Hotels – Pastries, Music and Éclairs

25 Feb 2015
Categories: Hotels     Tags: , ,
Le Méridien Hotels and Resorts are currently undertaking a $6 million rebranding exercise and have created an innovative campaign called “Destination Unlocked”. Our Luxury Travel Blog follows award-winning Pastry Chef Johnny Iuzzini as he tours the Côte d’Azur on his motorbike going in search of local ingredients to create a special éclair for the Le Méridien based there...

Tapas Revolution opens in Shoreditch

24 Feb 2015
Categories: Restaurants     Tags: ,
Today our Luxury Travel Blog takes a look at the launch of Tapas Revolution in Shoreditch, which opens officially for business today, as Spanish Chef Omar Allibhoy treats locals and Londoners to the great taste of Spain with the opening of his third tapas bar...

The many sides to Singapore

23 Feb 2015
Categories: Asia, OWOTG     Tags: , ,
I always find there’s more to a city than meets the eye and that’s exactly what sprung to mind when I visited Singapore for the second time. As 2015 sees this fascinating city celebrate its 50th anniversary of Independence and Golden Jubilee, today’s Luxury Travel Blog sees our writer Ashleigh Whitfield explore her pick of the best things to do and see...

Scenic Switzerland – An epic journey through this spectacular country

19 Feb 2015
Categories: European Travel     Tags: , , , , ,
In today’s Luxury Travel Blog we take a look at the land-locked European country of Switzerland which enjoys a well-deserved reputation as a destination of pristine natural beauty, efficiency, friendliness and safety. In this article we offer some of the top draws of this country with all the details on how you can create your own Switzerland experience…

Interview with Megan Hardesty at Fairmont Hotels

18 Feb 2015
Categories: Hotels, Interviews     Tags: , , ,
A stay at the Fairmont Hotel mirrors the storyline of a classic romance. You’re immediately knocked on your feet by visual beauty; it’s a beauty that defies conventions to show off the glories of its native environment. We continue our luxury travel blog interview series by meeting with Megan Hardesty, who handles public relations at the Fairmont Kea Lani in Hawaii…

Top 10 Luxury Dive Destinations

18 Feb 2015
Categories: Travel News     Tags: , , , , ,
We take a look at 10 top dive destinations in today’s luxury travel blog, as over 70% of the World’s surface is covered by ocean, offering the perfect opportunity for any traveller to explore an amazing underwater world full of beautiful ecosystems and stunning creatures. Whether you’re a PADI qualified pro or a beginner planning your first lesson, there are destinations all over the world offering awe-inspiring places to dive...

London Beer Week 2015 Gets Under Way

17 Feb 2015
Categories: Bars, From The Editor     Tags: ,
London Beer Week started yesterday and continues until this Sunday 22nd February, so there is plenty of time to enjoy some fabulous craft beers in over 100 venues across the capital. The best way to make the most out of the week is to get yourself a wristband, as speciality beers will cost you just £3, whilst Woodford Reserve boilermakers (a beer and bourbon) will cost £5...

All Loved Up Afternoon Tea at Skylounge

16 Feb 2015
Categories: Afternoon Tea, From The Editor     Tags: ,
If you missed out on one of the special Valentine’s Afternoon Teas hotels around London were offering last week, fear not, as the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel - Tower of London Skylounge is offering its “All Loved Up” Afternoon Tea until the end of February, where you can not only enjoy some delicious aphrodisiac sandwiches and specially prepared cakes...