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What to do in Marmaris Turkey

Turkey

Adventures in Marmaris When you think of a Turkish summer holiday, Marmaris Turkey comes to mind to a lot of people and not surprisingly because there are a lot of amazing things to do. From taking a dip in Turgut Falls to taking a cruise down Azmak River, the problem is deciding what to do when you’re there to […]

The Lodge – Champéry by Mrs Miggins, A luxury Ski Chalet Switzerland

Admiring the views of the Swiss Alps while in the hot tub

If you close your eyes and imagine a Luxury Ski Chalet apartment with your own private jacuzzi and some of the most stunning views of the Swiss Alps, then The Lodge Champery by Mrs Miggins, is your place. Situated in the charming village of Champery Switzerland in one of the biggest ski areas in the world Portes Du Soleil this luxury ski chalet has […]

Surviving a night in The Ice-Hotel – Kiruna Sweden

Ice-Hotel Surviving a night in The Ice-Hotel When the opportunity arose, and when we could fit it into our travel budget, we jumped at the chance to head to the Ice Hotel in Kiruna Sweden for an extended weekend. And even though it was over 10 years ago now, I still remember it like it was yesterday. […]

The Trout Hotel the perfect English weekend break

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The Trout Hotel Lakes District is a beautiful and luxurious riverside hotel, ideally located on the banks of the River Derwent in the breathtaking, tranquil and pristine market town of Cockermouth England. I loved nothing more than putting my feet up relaxing in this beautiful hotel with a delicious meal after a long day of exploring. This is […]

Pillows Anna van den Vondel Amsterdam, A Home Away from Home

The rooms at Pillows Anna van den Vondel Amsterdam

When asked to describe my stay at the Pillows Anna van den Vondel Amsterdam, a particular quote automatically comes to mind. I am unsure of the author but it says “Home is not a place it’s a feeling”. Most of us can relate when we have had those moments when away and all you can think about […]

A traditional Swiss stay at the Le Chalet de l’Atelier Champery

Inside my hotel room Champéry Switzerland

They say ‘You leave the best to last’ and this was definitely true when I stayed at Le Chalet de l’Atelier Champery Switzerland. It was my last stop during my ski safari across France and Switzerland skiing through the Portes du Soleil area. Le Chalet de l’Atelier Champery Switzerland After continuously skiing for 10 days straight, I was exhausted […]

The Grand opening of the Courtyard by Marriott, Edinburgh

Courtyard by Marriott Edinburgh The Grand opening of the Courtyard by Marriott When I was contacted by the PR Rep for the Marriott and asked if I wanted to fly to Edinburgh to attend the GRAND OPENING of  Courtyard by Marriott. I quickly checked my calendar to see if I could fit it in and said a big YES […]

Hip Hideouts Val d’Isère France – When luxury & Skiing Combine

Anyone who knows me knows that I love skiing and most of the time I will be up that mountain quicker than most people can put their ski boots on. So when Hip Hideouts invited me along for an extended weekend to experience their luxury chalets and to ski in the resort of Val d’lsére , I […]

Podere Benintendi, a Villa that won’t break the budget Tuscany

Podere Benintendi Tuscany, Italy A Villa that won’t break the budget It is easy to get caught up in the moment when in Tuscany, especially when listening to  Andrea Bocelli  while enjoying a glass of wine and taking in the views. For a second you forget about everything around you and feel relaxed and calm. […]

Chasing Ghosts Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel Los Angeles

Roosevelt Hotel Hollywood

The Roosevelt Hotel Hollywood is one of the most famous historic hotels in Hollywood and not just because it has a colourful past. It was the original home to the Academy Awards and it is believed to be ‘haunted’ by none other than its former tenant Marilyn Monroe, who lived there during the peak of […]