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    Eynsham Hall: ladies of the manor

    Watching the minutes tick slowly by at my desk on a rainy Friday afternoon, I was getting impatient. Usually my Friday evenings consist of getting home and being in my pyjamas by 5.30pm, but…

    February 21, 2016
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    Valentine’s Day at The Orange

    Winter took us by surprise this Valentine’s Day. Hurrying down the side streets of South London, the wind made our ears ache and eyes water. It was the sort of cold that we all…

    February 15, 2016
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    The Zetter Townhouse, Marylebone

    Tucked away in West London, amongst the cobbled streets of Marylebone, sits Wicked Uncle Seymour’s townhouse. Aside from being wickedly, Uncle Seymour was also a very eccentric man. His decadent home, filled with sumptuous…

    November 23, 2015
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    Glamping it up in the Cotswolds

    We’ve never been keen on the idea of camping. We did it, once, on our obligatory Duke of Edinburgh hike, and it ended terribly. How we managed to walk in an eight mile circle…

    September 13, 2015
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    Hotel Pushka Inn, Saint Petersburg

    Before booking our trip to Saint Petersburg, we spent a long time researching where to stay. There are a dizzying amount of hotels in the city and with many websites in Russian, it can…

    April 25, 2015
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    French Chic in London

    With thanks to the lovely team at Mercure Hotels, we have just returned home from a weekend in beautifully sunny London, spent exploring, eating, and eating some more. When Mercure offered us the chance…

    March 1, 2015
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    Boutique Luxury in Munich

    We’ve always been a big fan of boutique hotels on city breaks; that extra bit of comfort and attention goes a long way when you’re rushing around with increasingly tired feet! So, we were…

    February 21, 2015
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    Our top NYC hotel

    As we only had one night in NYC, we decided we should splurge a little and stay somewhere truly lovely. After a little research, we settled upon The Bowery Hotel , which is located Downtown Lower…

    December 15, 2014
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    The Château de La Chèvre d’Or

    After a short journey from Mougins, we arrived in Èze and the place of our next hotel – The Château de La Chèvre d’Or. Èze is a medieval village that sits snugly between Nice and Monaco.…

    August 30, 2014
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    Welcome to Les Rosees

    After a short flight from London (I did nothing other than stare at my hands and give myself a tension headache), we finally arrived in the South of France. Hurray! We’ve been waiting to…

    August 26, 2014