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Wynwood Arts District, Miami

Wynwood Arts District, Miami

Miami’s Wynwood Arts District was high on our list of sights to see and even a tropical storm couldn’t deter us from visiting. Wynwood is a semi-industrial neighbourhood north of Downtown Miami where derelict warehouses have been given a new lease of life as art galleries, artist studios, restaurants, cafe-bars [...]

January 4, 2015 × 0 comments
Celebrity Cruises Eastern Caribbean: Philipsburg, St. Maarten

Celebrity Cruises Eastern Caribbean: Philipsburg, St. Maarten

The third destination on our Celebrity Eastern Caribbean Cruise was the stunning island of St. Maarten.  It was our favourite day onshore, thanks to our fantastic excursion – the 5-hour Sightsee Marigot and Beach Getaway. St. Maarten is a unique island, as it has both a Dutch and French side [...]

January 2, 2015 × 0 comments
Top 5 Travels of 2014

Top 5 Travels of 2014

2014 feels like it has flown by, but luckily it’s been filled with some unforgettable travel experiences, from European city breaks to a long, relaxing cruise in the Caribbean.  Here are some of my favourite moments from over the year… Cocktail Masterclass at Le Bristol Paris My first stay at [...]

December 31, 2014 × 1 comment
Dinner at L’ETO Caffe Brompton

Dinner at L’ETO Caffe Brompton

L’ETO Caffe is a boutique chain of cafes that I always recommend to friends looking for a stylish, cosy place to enjoy exquisite tea and cake in London. There are now six branches across west London and central and the latest opening - L’ETO Caffe Brompton – is perfectly located for [...]

December 30, 2014 × 2 comments
Christmas Gift Guide: Stocking Fillers

Christmas Gift Guide: Stocking Fillers

For an extra Christmas gift, fill a stocking with small gifts that are sure to delight.  Tangerines and nuts and optional. Bleach London Spin The Bleach Bottle Colour Kit, £12, Boots Flowers of Liberty Betsy Liberty Print Disc Charm Bracelet, £14.95, Liberty Kate Spade Set of 10 All Wrapped Up [...]

December 18, 2014 × 0 comments
Christmas Gift Guide 2014: Beauty

Christmas Gift Guide 2014: Beauty

Christmas is the time to splash out on friends and family with something they may not usually buy themselves.  What could be better than finding luxury beauty gift under the tree, whether it’s a Bobbi Brown limited edition eye palette, a gorgeous Bella Freud candle or an elegant Penhaligon’s Christmas [...]

December 17, 2014 × 0 comments
What To Bake & How To Bake It by Jane Hornby

What To Bake & How To Bake It by Jane Hornby

Baking is one of those things that I love to do, but often leave it to the experts.  I get lured in by London’s exquisite cake shops, but it can be much more rewarding to make your own baked goods and share them with family and friends. But, what if [...]

December 16, 2014 × 0 comments
Celebrity Cruises Eastern Caribbean: Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas

Celebrity Cruises Eastern Caribbean: Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas

The second destination of our Celebrity Cruises Eastern Caribbean Getaway was Chalotte Amalie on the beautiful island of St. Thomas in the US Virgin Islands. One of my favourite parts of a cruise is sailing in to the port of a new destination and feeling the excitement build as the scenery [...]

December 15, 2014 × 0 comments
Celebrity Cruises Eastern Caribbean: San Juan, Puerto Rico

Celebrity Cruises Eastern Caribbean: San Juan, Puerto Rico

On our recent Celebrity Cruises Eastern Caribbean Getaway, the first destination we visited was San Juan in Puerto Rico. After two glorious days at sea relaxing and finding our way around the Celebrity Reflection, we were excited to start exploring the Caribbean.  The ship docked at 4pm and we headed [...]

December 12, 2014 × 0 comments
Lucy Choi & Philips Beauty UK Lumea Heels

Lucy Choi & Philips Beauty UK Lumea Heels

This week, I attended the unveiling of Lucy Choi’s stunning new Lumea Heels in the plush Drawing Room at Ham Yard. Designed in partnership with Philips Lumea, there’s something rather special about the Lumea Heels.  Not only are they unbelievably gorgeous, but only 30 pairs have been made! As you [...]

December 11, 2014 × 0 comments
WIN Tickets To The Great New Zealand Wine Pop-Up Shop

WIN Tickets To The Great New Zealand Wine Pop-Up Shop

With the festive season in full swing, it’s time to think about what tipple you’ll be serving at your Christmas and New Year celebrations. So what perfect timing for The New Zealand Cellar to host its hotly-tipped Great New Zealand Pop-Up Shop. Sample some of New Zealand’s finest wines and [...]

December 9, 2014 × 0 comments
A Stay at The Runnymede-on-Thames Hotel & Spa

A Stay at The Runnymede-on-Thames Hotel & Spa

London life can sometimes get a little hectic, so where better to recharging and unwind than at a country retreat just 40 minutes away from the city? The Runnymede-on-Thames is a delightful 4 star hotel in leafy Egham, Surrey, perched on the tranquil banks of the River Thames.  It’s the sister [...]

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December 9, 2014 × 0 comments