Post Tagged with: "The Times"

Health & Beauty, Travel

One Aldwych, London

One Aldwych, London

One Aldwych has been on our list of luxury five star London hotels to feature for several years now, so a long overdue stay was much anticipated. Located in the heart of Covent Garden – literally minutes from the top West End theatres, a raft of exciting restaurants, and the […]

by × November 11, 2015 × 1 comment

Arts & Culture

The Queen: Portraits of a Monarch, Windsor Castle

The Queen: Portraits of a Monarch, Windsor Castle

At Windsor Castle’s Drawings Gallery, The Queen: Portraits of a Monarch is a truly fascinating and rather lovely exhibition which presents a selection of official, commissioned and informal portraits from Her Majesty’s 60-year reign, including work by Cecil Beaton, Lucian Freud, Dorothy Wilding, Andy Warhol and Annie Leibovitz. What makes this […]

by × December 7, 2012 × 0 comments

Arts & Culture, Travel

Portmeirion: The Last Folly of the Western World

Portmeirion: The Last Folly of the Western World

I crafted the above heading from a borrowed quote in The Times. In 1973, this is how the paper described  the beautiful, unique resort – built in the style of an Italian village – in Gwynedd, North Wales. Of course for lovers of cult television shows from the 1960s (including yours truly), Portmeirion is also recognisable from its starring role, […]

by × January 30, 2012 × 0 comments