Monthly Archive: May, 2013

Eating fresh seafood on a beautiful beach on an English Island…

The beaches of Jersey are breathtakingly beautiful, reminiscent of the glorious beaches of Brazil, minus the permanent sunshine. On a hot summer’s day Jersey beaches are world-class but even a visit to this… Continue reading

Spending a few hours in a tropical paradise in a busy city…

Hidden amongst the dusty and busy roads of Marrakech is a little slice of paradise, the perfect escape from the bustling souks and kasbah. The Majorelle Gardens, also known as the YSL Gardens,… Continue reading

Having an affair to remember in a speakeasy in Manhattan…

It isn’t easy to have a unique cocktail experience in Manhattan, there are countless bars and new cocktails created on a regular basis – Manhattan is the cocktail capital of the world! However… Continue reading

Taking a Brazilian beach break in Búzios…

If you find the huge and animated beaches of Rio de Janeiro a little overwhelming then hop on a bus or rent a car and drive the 100 miles to the beautiful beach… Continue reading

Having a Champagne Picnic in Grand Canyon…

Perhaps one of the most stunning scenes you can ever experience is that of Grand Canyon. This world-famous area of oustanding natural beauty with it’s dramatic cliffs, valleys and sandy-coloured hues is something… Continue reading

Hitting a road-side spot for Lobster in the Hamptons…

The Hamptons are known for many things – polo, pristine beaches, hip night clubs, huge mansions, charming villages and deliciously fresh seafood. There are a number of superb seafood spots that line Route… Continue reading

Putting your salsa-dancing feet up…

We were spoiled for choice with places to swim at the luxurious Horned Dorset Primavera Hotel on the West Coast of Puerto Rico. Firstly our villa had a plunge pool located on a… Continue reading

Eating in a grand ballroom owned by Her Majesty…

Now don’t get me wrong Brasserie Zédel is not a restaurant run by the Royal Family, you won’t see the Queen welcoming guests or Charles & Camilla taking your order, but the Piccadilly-based… Continue reading

Enjoying bubbles & dolphins in Malibu…

Driving from Santa Monica into Malibu is one of my favourite things to do when in LA. The drive along the coast and the vast beauty of the Pacific is all encompassing as… Continue reading

Lounging Poolside beside an Active Volcano…

Antigua is a beguiling and utterly beautiful city about an hour from Guatemala City. It is steeped in history and the magnificent Spanish Baroque-style architecure and colonial churches are dramatically set against a… Continue reading