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Blog archive - February, 2016

How to Explore France like a Local

29 Feb 2016
Categories: European Travel, From The Editor     Tags: , , , , , , ,
It’s little wonder that France is such a popular holiday destination as the country has so much to offer. From the beautiful South of France and Côte d‘Azur to the panoramic French Alps and the Loire Valley, France has something for everyone. We take a look at the Loire Valley and how to get the most out of your holiday...

The Hidden Gems of Australia

29 Feb 2016
Categories: Australasia, Travel News     Tags: , , , , ,
Whilst we all know some of Australia’s more famous attractions such as the Sydney Opera House and the Uluru natural rock formation, this massive country has many more lesser-known sights and cities to explore. Here are just some of Australia’s hidden gems...

Why Utah Should Be On Your Travel Bucket List

25 Feb 2016
Categories: North America     Tags: , , ,
One of the most beautiful states to visit is Utah. The state is home to some of the most extraordinary sights and natural phenomena. There are several things that could be considered a must-see in this state. And it’s these things and more that leave Utah pretty high on anyone’s American travel bucket list...

From Sheffield with Love; Valentine's Day at King Tut's with The Crookes

22 Feb 2016
Categories: Concerts     Tags: , ,
Everyone should spend Valentine's Day with the love(s) of their lives. For many people, that's their girlfriends and boyfriends, for me, it's The Crookes. Before you feel too sorry for me, don't worry, I'm quite the ladies' man. Unfortunately, on this rare occasion, none of my many ladies wanted to attend the gig with me...

European Food Guide for Foodies who like to Travel

We write a lot about many different types of foods and have reviewed numerous restaurants around Europe and other parts of the world and believe in living like a local wherever possible and that means trying the local cuisine. With this in mind, here is a fun interactive infographic to local cuisines across Europe...

Travel Destinations To Enjoy While You're Still Young

16 Feb 2016
Categories: Travel Tips     Tags: , , , ,
Seeing the world is something many of us want to do. But what should you do now, and what should you save until later in life? Here are five amazing destinations that you’ll want to see while you still have lots of energy...

Experience The Scotch Malt Whisky Society, Leith Vaults, Edinburgh

12 Feb 2016
Categories: Cocktails, Lifestyle     Tags: , , ,
It’s pretty much the ideal setting for sipping whisky and solving the world’s problems. Which is good, because that’s exactly the reason I’m here at The Scotch Malt Whisky Society’s beautiful building The Vaults, in Leith – to taste whisky, which as I’ve pointed out, I really don’t know much about…

The Langham Valentine’s Day Afternoon Tea

11 Feb 2016
Categories: Afternoon Tea     Tags: , , , ,
With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, you can enjoy a rather exclusive Valentine’s Afternoon Tea with Wedgwood in the Palm Court that is running for just three days from tomorrow 12th February to Sunday 14th February and offers a burlesque twist on their traditional afternoon tea...

The Best Food and Drink Tours in 2016

10 Feb 2016
Categories: Tours     Tags: , , , ,
One of the best parts of travel is the food and drink. Cultures are strongly connected with the food and drink of each region. Get authentic tastes of wherever you travel with tours of distilleries, breweries, and famous restaurants. If you're not sure which tours are best, you can always ask around town – or simply read on for some ideas that may spark your imagination...

A very Fashionable ‘Haute-Tea’ at The Hyatt Regency London – The Churchill

9 Feb 2016
Categories: Afternoon Tea, From The Editor     Tags: , , ,
With London Fashion Week just over a week away, London is gearing up with preparations for LFW-themed events in full swing. And whilst many of the luxury hotels tend to do something around the LFW, it was the special ‘Haute-Tea’ at The Hyatt Regency London – The Churchill that caught our attention...