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Flying Business Class with TAP Portugal: Heathrow to Fortaleza

Flying Business Class with TAP Portugal: Heathrow to Fortaleza

Want to fly Business Class to Brazil? Try TAP Portugal. Here’s my review… I love the excitement of a long-haul flight. But once …
Cocktails! The BLOOM Gin Rooftop Garden Bar @ Vista, The Trafalgar Hotel

Cocktails! The BLOOM Gin Rooftop Garden Bar @ Vista, The Trafalgar Hotel

When the sun is shining and you’ve spent all day cooped up in an office, being able to zip up to a rooftop …
Cyrus Todiwala’s fusion of four cuisines at Assado, Waterloo

Cyrus Todiwala’s fusion of four cuisines at Assado, Waterloo

We review Assado, the fusion restaurant by celebrity chef Cyrus Todiwala… Cyrus Todiwala is one of my favourite chefs in London. Not only does …
Bouncy Bridal Hair @ Duck and Dry, Chelsea

Bouncy Bridal Hair @ Duck and Dry, Chelsea

Blow Dry Bars and salons that specialise in purely coiffing your locks to look as chic and pretty as possible – like Duck and Dry …
The Eagle Eye Cocktail at GONG, Shangri-La

The Eagle Eye Cocktail at GONG, Shangri-La

This week I was invited to GŎNG, at the Shangri-La, London, to sample a special cocktail called The Eagle Eye. The story behind …
Brunching, NY-Italian style @ The Montagu, The Hyatt Regency, The Churchill

Brunching, NY-Italian style @ The Montagu, The Hyatt Regency, The Churchill

Did someone say brunch? I made a bee-line to The Montagu at the Hyatt Regency- The Churchill to try their five star weekend feast… …
‘Never Give In’ – Decadent Cocktails inspired by Winston Churchill

‘Never Give In’ – Decadent Cocktails inspired by Winston Churchill

A smoky odour filled my senses and was quickly ‘extinguished’ by a fresh and herbal kick. The Never Give In cocktail at The Churchill …
The Grove Hotel – Five-star chic in Hertfordshire

The Grove Hotel – Five-star chic in Hertfordshire

You may have already heard of the The Grove Hotel in Hertfordshire. As the place where Cheryl Cole and various other celebs got married, …
Get a Bridal Glow with a Perfect 10 Spray Tan

Get a Bridal Glow with a Perfect 10 Spray Tan

Every bride wants to have a ‘healthy glow’ for their wedding day. Even more so if like me, you’re hoping to say ‘I …
Luxury Manicure @ Soholistic Nail bar, Soho

Luxury Manicure @ Soholistic Nail bar, Soho

If you haven’t yet stumbled across the Soholistic nail bar in Soho, do check it out. I’ve had far too many poor …
Beautiful Lake Filsø in West Jutland, Denmark

Beautiful Lake Filsø in West Jutland, Denmark

Lake Filsø in West Jutland, is an extraordinary place. The short story around it is that 160 years ago, it was the second largest lake …
Hotel: The Amba Hotel, Charing Cross

Hotel: The Amba Hotel, Charing Cross

If you need a place to stay in Central London, it doesn’t get much better than Amba Hotel Charing Cross. Placed directly above …
The Hospital Club launches h.Club Bedrooms

The Hospital Club launches h.Club Bedrooms

The highly-sought after Hospital Club has now become something of a boutique hotel. So if you’re lucky enough to check into one of …
Vista Rooftop Bar, The Trafalgar Hotel

Vista Rooftop Bar, The Trafalgar Hotel

Note: This post has been updated since it was first published but if you want the very latest news on Vista rooftop bar, head …
Negril – Caribbean Food that speaks for itself

Negril – Caribbean Food that speaks for itself

Negril is a Jamaican joint set back off Brixton Hill and offers a no-frills vibe but high quality Caribbean food. You may well recognised …
Café Mode – Honest Italian Food

Café Mode – Honest Italian Food

Our start to the night at Café Mode was an interesting one. Covent Garden had experienced a power cut and as I navigated my …