The five star Radisson Edwardian Hampshire Hotel at London’s Leicester Square has had a new webcam set up. It has 8 preset views of the area, including close ups of the Odeon cinema for movie premieres, Big Ben & Nelson’s Column, The London Eye, Capital Radio and Leicester Square Park. You can view the […]
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Inverlochy Castle Hotel is delighted to announce three Gourmet Weekends with Albert Roux this winter. Guests arrive on Friday afternoon where they will be met by Mr Albert Roux, then relax in the Drawing Room or Great Hall with afternoon tea. In the evening there will be an informal three-course French countryside menu served with […]
A ’Taste’ festival is coming to Edinburgh this week; Taste of Edinburgh follows the success of similar events in London, Dublin and Birmingham, and will soon make its Scottish debut (7th-10th June 2007). In a bid to promote Edinburgh as the culinary capital of Scotland, the likes of Gordon Ramsay and Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall have been […]
A Texas ranch house where you’ll find “Hill Country ambience and resort-style luxury”. Welcome to the Hyatt Hill Country Resort & Spa.
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Sofitel LA embraces a rainbow of guests with three So Pride package options for Los Angeles Pride 2007. The premium offerings coincide with the annual commemoration of a gay liberation movement started in New York in June 1969. The festival and parade celebrate love, equality and pride. From 8th to 10th June, Sofitel LA hosts […]
Rocco Forte Hotels celebrated its 10-year anniversary this year. Ten years on, the luxury collection consists of ten hotels in ten key cities across Europe, with two new hotels due to open this summer (The Charles Hotel in Munich and Le Richemond in Geneva). Here are some quirky facts about the group’s ten hotels: The […]
Next week you can sample the best of Scottish cuisine at the only fine dining experience in Dumfries. On 7th June 2007, The Linen Room is holding a Scottish seafood night. This promises to be an enjoyable evening out at a restaurant hotly tipped to receive a second Michelin star in 2008. (It was […]
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The Temecula Valley Balloon and Wine Festival is held at Lake Skinner every year on the first weekend of June. There is an admission fee to the festival which includes the entertainment.
The inaugural Asia Luxury Travel Market is fast approaching. ALTM will take place at the Shanghai Exhibition Centre in Shanghai, China, from 18th to 21st June 2007, and will provide luxury suppliers the opportunity to meet the finest trade buyers from the Asia Pacific region.
Milan can get rather hectic: there’s the shopping, the sightseeing, and of course more shopping. An accumulation that can leave you feeling depleted. The perfect pick-me-up? Afternoon Tea with the Principe, a chance to unwind with one of the hotel’s dizzying arrays of flavourful brews ranging from classics to more puncy options like the […]
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