We all enjoy a little luxury and if we can enjoy it without breaking the bank, then all the better. So, if you’re looking for all the charm of Florence with equally excellent food, wine and café culture but with a much lower price tag then the place for you to go this year is [...]
Author Archive for Angie Aspinall
Angie Aspinall is a travel writer and photographer living in Yorkshire, with her husband, professional underwater photographer, Richard Aspinall. Together they write about and photograph luxury travel, spas, ecotourism, diving and food and drink. Angie enjoys tweeting with fellow travellers and is co-founder of the Twitter phenomenon #Yorkshirehour which has over 6,700 followers.
Tschuggen Bergoase Spa is located in a picturesque mountain setting 1,800m above sea level in Arosa, in the German-speaking Graubünden region of Switzerland. The spa, which cost 35 million Swiss Francs to build in 2006, is linked to the five-star Tschuggen Grand Hotel by a glass walkway. So, what are the ‘top five’ things to [...]
Getting to Mauritius from Yorkshire was a pretty straightforward affair: train to Kings Cross, taxi to Paddington, Heathrow Express to Terminal 4 and then a direct flight with Air Mauritius. We had a window seat and adjoining seat and enough leg room to not feel too cramped. We’d deliberately booked an overnight flight and this turned out [...]