Putting on The Ritz at The Ritz Hotel London

Staying at The Ritz London is a wonderful way to experience old fashioned elegance at its best. Elegant yet unpretentious, The Ritz London is a pleasure to visit on any occasion. Perhaps London’s most iconic hotel, The Ritz is one of the only London hotels that is still independently owned. (Opened by César Ritz in the early part of Read More…

Visiting The Savoy London

I waited my whole life to stay at The Savoy – it was ‘on my list’ from the time I was a teenager. Then in one of those fabulous coincidences that make you feel like God might be winking at you, I stayed there twice in the space of a month 18 months ago. Since Read More…

Top Tips for Visiting Rome in a Day

I’m not suggesting it’s literally possible to see all of Rome in a day, but my tips can help you get the most out of a visit to this amazing city even if you only have a very short time. Rome is one of those places where there is something interesting around every corner. It’s Read More…

Hotel Danieli – The Place to Stay in Venice

The Hotel Danieli is the place to stay in Venice, a gorgeous, iconic location from which to explore this most beautiful of cities. I first stayed at the Hotel Danieli some months ago when my husband took my sister-in-law, her husband and I on an amazing trip to Venice. The trip was in celebration of our Read More…

A Visit to Cliveden House Hotel

Ever wanted to live ‘like the other half’ or step back in time to a gentler age? A stay at Cliveden House means that you really can. Cliveden House has been nestled in Buckinghamshire for over 450 years now and it has seen its share of splendour and scandal. Built as a romantic bolt hole Read More…