Picking the Right Travel Destination

Setting out and seeing the world has always been an important goal of mine. I went to Europe several years ago and caught the travel bug. Seeing history that dates back over 1,000 years simply intrigued me and I’ve been dying to go back ever since. Between the different foods,[...]

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Grandhotel Schloss Bensberg

Life at this magnificent baroque castle is on a grand scale. Originally built for a prince, it exudes old-world elegance and gracious luxury. The setting with its spectacular views of Cologne is the perfect backdrop for a feast of pleasures, none greater than the outstanding cuisine created by a world[...]

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Le Parc aux Orchidees

Magic and medicine on the slopes of a tropical volcano. Other places on this butterfly-shaped French Caribbean island have borrowed the word ‘ecotourisme’ simply to spice up their marketing – not so here. Richard, Valerie and family share their delight in a place intimately in tune with its environment. The[...]

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Seehotel Uberfahrt – Rottach-Egern

You could not wish for a more picture-perfect Alpine setting – a lake one side and mountains the other. Your own piece of the breathtaking panorama is guaranteed as all the rooms have a balcony or terrace. This spaciously stylish hotel is a wonderful getaway filled with welcoming Bavarian hospitality.[...]

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Schlosshotel Lerbach – Bergisch Gladbach

Nestled in the most beautiful parklands, this gorgeous manor hotel is positively dreamy. Romantic rooms designed in the English country style, a first-rate spa for that extra special pampering and fine dining from a gastronomic genius. Relaxing, charming and above all deliciously spoiling – what more could you want? YOUR[...]

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Mykonos Blu Grecotel Exclusive Resort

This is the coolest place on Mykonos, a super-luxury resort overlooking Psarou beach with the glittering white and blue of land and sea below you. Many of the island-style villas have their own private pool while the main infinity-edged pool hovers just above the sea. Soak up the sun from[...]

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Spotlight On: Mother’s Day in Edinburgh

The beautiful historic city of Edinburgh is the perfect place to treat your mum this Mother’s Day. The vibrant, cosmopolitan and lively city combines with stunning scenery, beautiful architecture and natural beauty to create the perfect city to which to escape and really spoil yourselves. Book into a Travelodge hotel[...]

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The Upper House – Hong Kong

High-rise and high style; this sensational boutique hotel is the talk of the town. There are endless pluses – fabulous central location, stunning contemporary Oriental design, a buzzy bar and the spectacular Cafe Gray Deluxe restaurant. Best of all are the unusually spacious rooms filled with smart touches and stupendous views[...]

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The Cliff House Hotel

Perched on a cliff in a pretty fishing village, this boutique hideaway is a design stunner. Acres of glass make the most of jaw-dropping views across the bay; rooms are so stylish and comfortable you’ll never want to leave. Tempting you out is a relaxing spa and the exceptional gourmet[...]

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Inish Turk Beg – Clew Bay Ireland

Be invigorated and inspired on a beautiful private island in Clew Bay, of the west coast of Ireland. Live in utter comfort in a range of island homes, all exquisitely catered with local produce and exceptional care. Surrounded by mind-boggling views in every direction, it is the place for a[...]

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