Shangri-La Paris is one of the city’s most refined new luxury hotels, combining French elegance with warm Asian hospitality. The five star hotel occupies the former home of Napoleon Bonaparte’s grandnephew, Prince Roland Bonaparte, and was previously known as Palais Iéna. Nestled discreetly in the prestigious, leafy 16th arrondissement, Shangri-La Paris [...]
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One of my favourite things about living in London is how close it is to Paris and all of the delightful French things that make their way across the channel. Sofitel St James is a little corner of Paris in historic Mayfair – a perfect marriage of French elegance and English refinement. [...]
There are few luxury hotels in the world that can match an exquisite setting with a family approach, but Hotel Le Bristol Paris is a five star palace hotel that enchants with its warmth. I was delighted to make Le Bristol Paris my temporary home for one night and it [...]
The second day of our Beirut adventure was our first full day and our itinerary lay somewhere between a few planned sights and roaming around the city, taking in the culture and atmosphere. We started the day with a hearty breakfast in The Grill Room at Four Seasons Beirut. I [...]
Having already visited Amaranto at Four Seasons London, I knew that The Grill Room at Four Seasons Beirut would be a decadent start to our Beirut adventure. The Grill Room is grand and utterly seductive, designed in gold and darkest brown with Arabic inscriptions throughout – another triumph from designer [...]
Four Seasons Beirut is one of the luxury hotels leading the regeneration of Beirut’s flourishing downtown district. Overlooking the Mediterranean Sea and the mountains, the spectacular, glass-fronted Four Season Beirut already feels like an established part of the city’s luxury, international scene. Inside, Four Seasons Beirut has a more ornate, [...]