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Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park: A luxury gem in London

The avid reader might have noticed my love for grand (old) luxury hotels, and the Mandarin Oriental chain is no exception. Last up was Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park in London; a distinct property with historical roots. Here’s what it’s really…

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High Tea in London: 5 chic venues for all occasions

No visit to London without High Tea! The concept, which supposedly takes its roots in the early 19th century, is more popular than ever, and it’s synonymous with British etiquette. Most larger hotels offer High Tea these days, but these five elegant venues…

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5 spectacular hotels with a reference to James Bond ‘Spectre’

At this point, most of us are familiar with the recent release of the latest Bond movie ‘Spectre’. Did you also know that the movie was recorded in five different locations around the world? Now you have the chance to follow in the…