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Posts in category: Interviews

A Heroic Performance from The Crookes and The Fratellis

People say that you should never meet your heroes. These people probably never got the chance to meet theirs because when I met The Crookes, we had a right good laugh. On the afternoon prior to their Edinburgh gig at The Liquid Rooms, we were lucky enough to catch an interview with lead singer George and guitarist Daniel...

An Expat’s Export: Mirabeau en Provence

29 Jun 2015
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It’s the ultimate dream of any self-professed oenophile: pack up sticks, bid au revoir to your job and the corporate lifestyle and set up a vineyard in the south of France where you produce and sell your own wine. One family turned that dream into a reality were the Cronks; Stephen had had enough of wearing a suit to a nine-till-fiver to relocate his family to Provence...

Interview with Megan Hardesty at Fairmont Hotels

18 Feb 2015
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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…

A little slice of France – A day with Vincent Ménager, Executive Chef at the Sofitel London St James

Everything about The Balcon, from the double height ceilings to the spiral staircases leading to the fridges where the bottles of over seventy different labels of champagne are stored, oozes elegance and grandeur…

Interview with Sienna Charles

15 Dec 2014
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Sienna Charles can hardly be called a travel agency. “Travel curator” might be more appropriate. The company designs effortless exclusive travel experiences that, in their words, help you “get lost in the beauty of a voyage.” In this article, our North American writer Chelsea Batten interviews Jaclyn Sienna about her company and world travels…