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Toronto In 24

Black Tomato | Posted 08.06.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Black Tomato

24 hours is barely enough time to scratch the surface of Toronto, a sprawling city of never-ending allures - but we'll give it a good go for those of you in need of some snappy city-inspo. From your first sip of morning coffee to your last evening cocktail (and every amazing thing between) - this is Toronto in 24.

The Three Most Unique Luxury Hotels In East Coast Australia

Selene Nelson | Posted 02.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Selene Nelson

Whether you're looking for a glamorous beach retreat, a cosmopolitan city adventure or an idyllically peaceful hideaway, you'll find it all down under. From north to south, here are three of the most unique luxury hotels on Australia's East Coast.

The Dangers Of Mixing Hotels And Toddlers

Robert Lane | Posted 31.03.2017 | UK Parents
Robert Lane

I am very much of the opinion that hotels and toddlers do not mix. We've had the odd night at a Lenny Henry themed hotel off a motorway to break up an intolerable long journey but the thought of a week in a hotel with a little one or two doesn't appeal.

Hotel Staff Reveal The Gross And Infuriating Things Guests Do

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 09.03.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Next time you’re staying in a hotel, spare a little thought for the hardworking members of staff who have to put up with a lot of BS. On Reddit, peo...

Some Of The UK's 'Top Hotels' Are Hiding A Dirty Secret

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 22.02.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Next time you stay in a hotel overnight you might want to avoid the food. An investigation by Which? Travel has found that more than 650 UK hotels hav...

Inside The Cosmopolitan Las Vegas, Sin City's Most Modern Hotel

Selene Nelson | Posted 07.02.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Selene Nelson

As soon as I walked through the lobby The Cosmopolitan felt different from the other big hotels I'd visited that day. The decor is modern and quirky, the atmosphere lively, and the clientele much cooler. But what about the rooms?

New Hotels For Luxury Travellers In 2017

Emyr Thomas | Posted 23.12.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Emyr Thomas

At the end of the year, my thoughts always turn to my travel plans for the year ahead. My wishlist for the first part of this year includes Mauritius, South Africa Santorini and St Bart's, with many more destinations for later in the year hopefully.

Spa & The City, The Langham & Chuan Spa, London

The Luxury Spa Edit | Posted 05.12.2016 | UK Lifestyle
The Luxury Spa Edit

A stone's throw from both Regents Park and Soho, The Langham takes pride of place in the heart of London's West End. Reputed to be Lady Gaga's favourite London abode, the prestigious hotel has been welcoming royalty, dignitaries and celebrities for over 150 years.

How Can I Plan My Retirement So I Can Emulate My In-Law's?

Jeff Brazier | Posted 01.12.2016 | UK Entertainment
Jeff Brazier

Well here I was playing golf with a group of men and women who hit one another with a constant flow of humorous below the belt banter and it started to occur to me that whilst I don't want to be their age just yet, I really liked being in their company.

You Can Now Sleep At A Hostel That Looks Like A Magical Bookshop

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 29.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle

If you consider yourself to be a bookworm, we may have found your perfect holiday. ‘Book and Bed’ hostels in Japan combine two of the best things ...

Landing And Leaving Expat Life In Dubai

Susan Devaney | Posted 29.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Susan Devaney

I'm standing on the cobbled streets of Rome, surrounded by politely pink pastel walls. It's my final stop. I had moved to Dubai shortly after my 2...

The Great Mother Of Exeter

Maggy Whitehouse | Posted 09.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Maggy Whitehouse

No matter whether you are religious, agnostic or atheist, the great old churches and temples of this world carry a powerful charge of energy from the centuries of prayer, of song and of silence that have been carried out there. Even now, most folk hush themselves when they enter an ancient church and take a moment to feel the echo of the ages.

The Courthouse Hotel, London - Review

Beth Brookfield | Posted 03.10.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Beth Brookfield

Back in June, after four days of sleeping on a campsite and trudging about in wellies at Glastonbury Festival, I was completely ready for a hotel room and a big, comfortable bed. Fortunately for me then, I was checking into London's 5* Courthouse Hotel for the night.

This Double Decker Bus Is Actually A Lavish B&B

North News | Natasha Hinde | Posted 05.09.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A couple have transformed a derelict double decker bus into a luxury B&B with a hot tub, private garden and flat screen TV. Susan Moiser, 53, and her ...

The Selman, Marrakech - Review

Beth Brookfield | Posted 02.09.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Beth Brookfield

On our second night in Marrakech we had dinner booked at The Selman hotel, which is a 5 star hotel situated about 15minutes outside the centre. Prior to dinner we decided to visit the La Mamounia hotel for cocktails, as we'd been recommended by friends that it was a must whilst in Marrakech, and we sat in the pretty gardens and enjoyed a refreshing early evening cocktail each.

Four Tips on How to Find an Eco-Friendly Hotel (For Real)

Annina Claesson | Posted 12.07.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Annina Claesson

We've all seen the reminders on the hotel bathroom mirror to hang up our towels if we're alright with using them again, in the green interests of water conservation. Sometimes these signs are accompanied by a little picture of a smiling planet or solemn oaths that this is part of the establishment's commitment to environmentalist policies.

Family Friendly Hotels: Is There Such a Thing?

Claire Kirby | Posted 07.06.2017 | UK Parents
Claire Kirby

I can't be the only parent out there that thinks hotels 'Family Rooms' are more like 'Torture Parents Rooms'. After several overnight stays confined to the one room with the small people, I have decided that no, there is no such thing as a family friendly hotel.

There's A Gin Hotel Opening In London And You're All Invited

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 25.05.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Attention gin fans! You can now get boozy on your favourite beverage, without the pressure of having to get home. All you need to do head upstairs to ...

Elite Scottish Retreats: Gleneagles Hotel and Spa

The Luxury Spa Edit | Posted 24.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle
The Luxury Spa Edit

Built in the 1920s, the charming chateau-esque building set in 850 acres of stunning Perthshire countryside is a quintessential Scottish escape. Most famous for its championship golf course, the vast estate also boasts super-luxe suites, a posh shopping arcade, an equestrian and shooting school, a falconry centre, Michelin starred restaurant and of course a state of the art spa.

Lucknam Park Hotel and Spa

Lucy Self | Posted 17.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Lucy Self

The BBC adaptation of Pride & Prejudice was a pivotal telly moment for me. I learnt that you can still be a strong sassy woman whilst obsessing over Colin Firth. Bore a lifelong love of corset-heaving period dramas. And gave me a bit of a thing about driveways.

I Don't Need Women-Only Hotels: I Just Want a Door That Locks

Samantha Rea | Posted 10.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Samantha Rea

I'm not looking for a leg shaving bench, thanks Virgin (yes, this really is a feature). I've spent a lifetime balancing on one leg in gym showers - I'm not letting that core stability go to waste now.

CitizenM: The Hotels Inspired by 'Global Citizen' Fashion Designers

Brooke Roberts-Islam | Posted 27.04.2017 | UK Style
Brooke Roberts-Islam

CitizenM was founded by the ex-owner/CEO of fashion company MEXX, Rattan Chadha. Mr Chadha was struck by the uninspiring nature of hotel accommodatio...

Accessible Travel Week: Accessible Accommodation

Martyn Sibley | Posted 04.04.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Martyn Sibley

Are you unsure of the most accessible places to stay when travelling? Does the thought of staying anywhere other than your bedroom, where you have all...

New Hotels for Luxury Travellers in 2016

Emyr Thomas | Posted 06.01.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Emyr Thomas

At the start of the year, my thoughts always turn to my travel plans for the year ahead. My wishlist for the first part of this year includes Lisbon, Douro Valley, Santorini, St Lucia and the Amalfi Coast with many more destinations for later this year hopefully.

Horrifying Footage Shows Bed Bug-Infested Mattress In Hotel (GRAPHIC)

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 05.01.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Guests at a New York hotel have shared footage of a bed bug-infested mattress in their hotel room. And it's completely and utterly disgusting. Elg...