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Arts & Culture, Travel

Hotel Palazzo Victoria – Verona, Italy

Hotel Palazzo Victoria – Verona, Italy

It is rather unfortunate that any mention of tourism in Verona is inevitably linked with Romeo and Juliet. In advance of arrival, there is that lurking suspicion that instead of atmospheric local Osterias, will there just be tourist souvenir shops with heart-emblazoned tea towels and cutesy Romeo mugs. It is […]

by × March 9, 2017 × 0 comments

Arts & Culture

Hilton London Bankside

Hilton London Bankside

There is little doubt that the coolest London spot right now is Bankside. Twenty years or so of steady improvement has turned this once down at heel district into a thriving cultural and commercial hub. The recent completion of the Shard along with the redevelopment of London Bridge Station has cemented […]

by × April 26, 2016 × 0 comments

Arts & Culture, Travel

A Visit to the Royal Shakespeare Company, Stratford-upon-Avon

A Visit to the Royal Shakespeare Company, Stratford-upon-Avon

I’m ashamed to admit it but when I lived in London I hardly ever visited the home of the Royal Shakespeare Company, but since moving to Oxfordshire, I discovered that it is only an hours drive away, and happily I’m now making up for lost time. Unveiled by HM The Queen […]

by × October 31, 2013 × 0 comments