My Luxury Travel Accessories

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I have to admit: I'm useless at packing. No, really. I over pack every single time and somehow I still manage to forget something. If you can figure out how that works then you're a better person than I am! But no matter where I go there are a few travel essentials that always, but always come with me.  ... read more

A Basque Brunch at Eneko at One Aldwych

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Weekends are made for long brunches, which roll late into the afternoon and are filled with amazing food, bubbles and even better company. With Becca in town for the weekend brunch was the order of the day, and I couldn't think of anywhere better than Eneko at One Aldwych! ... read more

Malmaison Oxford: The Most Luxurious Prison Around

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There's somewhere I've wanted to take Andy for the past 5 years. We both love staying in places that are different, a little quirky and that have their very own story. So if you ask us, there are few hotels in the UK that have a better story than being a former prison! Having decided to extend our Easter holidays by a day, I jumped on the chance for us to finally book a night at Malmaison Oxford! ... read more

Michelin Star Girls’ Night at St James’s Hotel and Club

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Girls' night is still the best night. When you were younger it used to be late night chocolate, chick flicks and your best friends. Okay, let's be honest, it sometimes still is! But now there's a new style of girls' night in London, one that's at a luxury hotel with champagne and Michelin stared food. Or at least, my recent staycation with Angie at St James Hotel and Club was..! ... read more

Bottomless Delights at Aqua Kyoto’s Brunch

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Bottomless brunch is hardly a new tradition in London, but finding a really good one is a little rarer than you might think. But I've found a winner... The bottomless Veuve Cliquot brunch at Aqua Kyoto truly is London's best bottomless brunch. And for less than you might think! ... read more


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There's another side to me, but one that's not on this blog: the 9-5 me. Or sometimes 8-9... Or longer... Or weekends. And then there's my blog, the side of me that you see. ... read more

Easter Afternoon Tea at Four Seasons Hotel London at Ten Trinity Square

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If you know me, saying that afternoon tea is one of my favourite treats will hardly come as a surprise... But last weekend, afternoon tea at Four Seasons Hotel London at Ten Trinity Square reminded me exactly why I love it so much. Especially as this new Four Seasons has only just opened, and I was so excited to visit it along with a fellow hotel-addict, Angie! ... read more

A Truly British Brunch Onboard Belmond British Pullman


I've had some 'pinch me' moments since I've started blogging, but being invited aboard the Belmond British Pullman with one of my closest friends, Angie, thanks to Red Letter Days is a real highlight, and a huge tick off the bucket list! For two gals who love luxury travel, climbing on board the Belmond British Pullman was about as exciting as it gets without using your passport! But let's start at the beginning... ... read more

Easy Like Sunday Morning With Nespresso Creatista Plus


I'm not sure about you, but to me there are few things better than a Sunday morning at home, relaxing, reading magazines, the paper or planning adventures with a cup of coffee in hand. Factor in the new Nespresso Creatista range which helps you to create a perfect, barista style coffee at home, and well, you've just arranged the perfect start to your Sunday. ... read more

Toasting to Thailand with Afternoon Tea at The Peninsula Bangkok

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After an amazing two weeks in Thailand, somehow it was almost time to go home. But not before a few more treats... We knew the holiday blues would start setting in before we had even left and so organised a couple of experiences to see out the holiday in true luxury! We started with afternoon tea at The Peninsula Bangkok. ... read more