If you’re a family of more than four, you’ll know how difficult it to find good quality accommodation sometimes. Invariably you will need two interconnecting rooms which can drastically increase the cost. At The Ritz they are currently welcoming the chance to entertain the younger generation, offering families the chance to stay at The […]
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Look out for the launch of the new range of Ritz London gifts. Available online, their wide range of beautifully made gift items make the perfect present or souvenir of your stay. Beautifully presented in The Ritz London signature boxes they now offer a wide selection of items including tea cups and saucers, leather goods, […]
After a day at the beach, it’s nice to have a base where you can take an evening stroll, dine out, etc. According to an email that’s landed in my inbox from Tripadvisor, here’s the top 10 European beach towns: Monterosso al Mare, Italy Fira, Greece Menton, France Amalfi, Italy Propriano, France […]
From putting in the Himalayas, to flying a kite on the beach, or joining in a five-star treasure hunt, the Old Course Hotel, Golf Resort & Spa has created a magical “Luxury Kids” welcome programme with personalised services for babies, toddlers, kids and teens to ensure the ultimate family experience. Teddy bears, VIP “Gourmet Goodies”, […]
The new James Bond exhibition at London’s Imperial War Museum goes beyond the fiction and explores the astonishing truth behind the world’s most famous secret agent. This is the first major exhibition devoted to the life and work of the man who created James Bond. It runs until 1st March 2009.
Enjoy the delights of London this summer with a stay at the award-winning Draycott Hotel with London’s finest shopping and restaurants just minutes away. Allow them to spoil you with an indulgent Traditional Afternoon Tea on arrival and all the other luxurious trimming you’d expect from a five star townhouse. The package also includes […]
This was our second stay at The Wensleydale Heifer in the peaceful village of West Witton in the Yorkshire Dales. Last time we made the mistake of having both lunch and dinner here (and ended up being uncomfortably full!) so this time we opted for just dinner, after a brief stop for a light […]
Joseph Amissah is the founder of Blue Cube Aviation and decided to set up the company to meet the growing demand for International private jet travel, for clients seeking an alternative form of transportation other than commercial airlines. Recently, the company has seen a sharp rise in the number of charter request due to the […]
Tripadvisor sent me an email yesterday, outlining their top 10 European luxury hotels. In numerical order, they are as follows: The Ritz-Carlton Berlin, Germany Mykonos Grand Hotel & Resort, Greece Hotel Le Palais, Czech Republic The Chesterfield Mayfair Hotel, England Hotel Prinsenhof, Belgium Corinthia Grand Hotel Royal, Hungary Rudding […]
The Ritz Restaurant presents a new series of summer menus featuring some of the London’s finest cuisine from Executive Chef John Williams and his team. Indulge in a three course Lunch du Jour Menu (which changes daily) for £36. You may choose to treat yourself to a range of aperitifs on offer from the Champagne […]
English Heritage‘s much anticipated blockbuster event is getting closer by the day! Book now to reserve your place for an exciting day out. Explore over 2,000 years of history in an action-packed weekend (19th-20th July 2008). This year’s event promises to be better than ever with more than 50 different shows each day including Dropzone: […]
Enjoy a relaxing break in The Mount Somerset, a beautiful Regency house hotel, and prepare yourselves for the culinary delight ahead with a 7-course gourmet taster menu for all you ‘foodies’. To find out about the range of breaks available, visit their website.
There are many ways to enjoy England. The annual Gloucestershire cheese rolling event is just one, and was held at the end of last month; here’s footage of the kind of thing you’d have seen if you’d gone but perhaps you’d prefer to enjoy England in a different way!
Silverjet has axed its entire 420-strong workforce after the rumoured rescue deal breaks down. The 370 pilots and cabin crew, and 50 staff based in Luton, have been made formally redundant today. In a statement from the administrators, it was said: We are extremely disappointed to have had to make these redundancies, which we have […]
Courtesy of Sky, footage of Donald Trump’s visit to Scotland – part of his bid to build a Scottish golf resort.
Donald Trump was in Aberdeen, Scotland, today for the beginning of the month-long public enquiry into what has been billed as “the world’s greatest golf course”, a proposed project that includes a luxury hotel and much more, and has been discussed on this blog previously. His plans for a course in the home […]