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Blog posts for tag: Luxury Travel Blog

Ditch The Screen Glow and Get Hot, Healthy and Happy with Madeleine Shaw and Harvey Nichols

My friend and I ascend the escalators to Harvey Nichol’s fifth floor, where a clutch of nutrition fans are already sipping their low-sugar berry and vodka cocktails as celebrity diet coach-to-the-stars Madeleine Shaw is chatting health and happiness to her 30 or so guests...

72 Hours in Northern Portugal

29 Apr 2015
Categories: European Travel     Tags: , , , ,
Following a recent visit to northern Portugal, Lucy McGuire shares her thoughts on where to stay and what you can see and do if you have three days to spare, taking in the cities of Porto, Braga and Guimarães…

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...

Escape to the French Alps this Spring

14 Feb 2015
Categories: From The Editor, Skiing     Tags: , , , ,
With disappointing snow in Europe early in the season many people may have put off their plans to go skiing. But with the current good snow conditions across Europe and a weak Euro, now is actually a very good time to make that booking, be it for a half-term or Easter break or anytime in between. In this article we have picked three fabulous chalets in two French resorts – Les Gets and Val d’Isère...

Luxury St. Valentine’s Day Wish List

13 Feb 2015
Categories: Lifestyle     Tags: , ,
St. Valentine’s Day is all about communicating your love. For some, a simple glance or a word will suffice; for others…well, let’s just say actions speak louder than words. And when that action is presenting the world’s most sumptuous romantic gifts, it’s a good chance that words will fail, anyway…

5-Star Hotel Valentine’s Day Packages to Tempt you

13 Feb 2015
Categories: Health Spas, Hotels     Tags: , , , , ,
Whether you journey across the world or simply to the next town over, there’s no better way to inspire romance than with travel. That said, some destinations have a little more amorous effect than others. Some of our favorite hotels are offering St. Valentine’s Day packages with that very aim…

Top 3 Places to Spend St. Valentine’s Day Single

12 Feb 2015
Categories: Hotels, Travel News     Tags: , , , ,
When it comes to romantic travel destinations, most “best of” lists tend toward those whom fate has already partnered off. Rather than join an anti-St. Valentine’s Day gathering for the romantically embittered, or spend a lovelorn night in your apartment eating through two shares of chocolate, try an escape to one of these three destinations…

Viva la fiesta at Guanabara! Enjoy Rio Carnival at Covent Garden

11 Feb 2015
Categories: Entertainment     Tags: , , ,
Guanabara is a leading purveyor of Brazilian culture and cuisine and the venue is renowned for bringing the spirit of the fiesta to the heart of London. Here’s a little taste of what’s to come over the next seven days...

Something About Santa Barbara: The Simpson House Inn

Our LA-based writer Jolie Loeb tells the story of an impossibly romantic stay at a bucolic hideaway on the coast of California. It is impossible, even for me, to overstate the quiet beauty of these grounds. Since 1874, this historic Victorian manor has nestled itself unobtrusively within a lush yet meticulously maintained bucolic wonderland…

Luxury Health Retreats – Take a real break from it all

10 Feb 2015
Categories: From The Editor, Health Spas     Tags: , ,
As more of us try to keep up with this relentless 24/7 lifestyle we seem to be living these days, where we can’t be without our handheld devices for more than a few minutes (okay so I exaggerate a little, but you know what I mean), the need for not only a total break and body detox but also a detox from our electronic gadgets is becoming increasingly important...