If preliminary reports are to be trusted, it’s looking like London may soon join the likes of Dubai in not only the quantity but the quality of its top hotels. New hotels have been coming down the pipeline thick and fast in anticipation of the London Olympics in 2012, and More >
Greasy spoon cafes are plentiful in London, but it’s always a pleasure to find one that really makes an impression. It’s easy for exotic locales like Norfolk or the Peak District to deliver a characterful breakfast experience with their crazy accents and bacon made on the premises, but economical city More >
After watching a show at the theatre, it is exciting to try to meet the performers afterwards if you particularly enjoyed a show, of if a certain celebrity is performing there who you would like to speak to. It is usually easy to meet the actors at the stage door, More >
For those of us nurturing a healthy obsession with food, moving to London can sometimes entail a surprising sense of loss. There are more exciting restaurants and concept-driven cafes than you could visit in a lifetime, but it comes at a price. Locally-produced food made by real artisans can often More >
Environmental concerns are increasingly affecting many of the day-to-day decisions we make. Today, many of us want to know the ‘green’ credentials of every product we buy, and every consumer decision we make.
For the most serious of eco-warriors, choosing a hotel can also be dictated by such factors. The hotel More >
Anyone who loves theatre should visit London at least once in their life. The city is one of the traditional heartlands of this centuries-old form of live entertainment, and at any given time there are myriad performances going on at venues across the city, in iconic West End theatre halls More >
The visit my partner and I had planned was to go the the Theatre, do a little bit of shopping – Harrods of course darling, ‘little’ being the operative word – and take the open top bus tour. However following the natural window shopping tour of Bond Street, we happened More >
What makes a great hotel? Some will say location, others will point to luxury trimmings, while many will insist customer service is the key to a top-class hotel experience.
Much like the award of Michelin stars to restaurants, the hotel rating system is somewhat shrouded in mystery. If we are to More >