Soho Farmhouse: the Countryside, but Not as You Know It

If Carlsberg did farms, they would probably look like Soho Farmhouse, the latest outpost of…

Bryan Batt, the Most Flamboyant of All Mad Men

Mad Men aficionados will remember Bryan Batt (52) as Salvatore Romano, the smooth, flamboyant and…

Maître Choux, the Tasty Brainchild of Michelin Pastry Chef Joakim Prat

Trendy gourmets like nothing better than a contemporary twist on a much loved classic. In that regard,…

Les Gourmets des Ternes, French Retro Gastro at its Best

Fans of molecular gastronomy and other experimental recipes might chock in their aerated sous-vide hollandaise or…

Carnival Weekend: It’s Mojito Time!

Who doesn’t like a mojito, the 500-year old mint and rum cocktail invented by pirates…

Maison Assouline: a Corner of French Luxury on Piccadilly

Since I discovered Maison Assouline last April, this marvel of a lifestyle store/bookshop/collectors’ dream has become…

Cocktails in the City, Summer Edition 2015

An al fresco two-day festival of cocktails, with 20 of London’s most exciting bars gathered…

Tartufi & Friends: Truffle Heaven in London

“The diamond of the kitchen”: that’s how famous 19th-century French gourmet Jean-Anthelme Brillat-Savarin called the truffle,…

Playback: Party Like It’s 1995!

Remember the Nineties (of course!) and all that goes with it:  from the grunge/hip hop/rave scene…

Week-End in Magical Istanbul, the Most European of Oriental Cities

Exploring the largest city in Europe in one weekend may seem ambitious. However, if you…

House of Peroni: a Taste of Dolce Vita in Brick Lane

Granted, Brick Lane might not immediately bring to mind the sweet life of Italy. However, things…

Review: Festival No.6, the Most Beautiful of Them All

Last September, I tried for the first time No.6, a boutique festival set up in…

Tulum, a Boho-Chic Mexican Paradise

It may well be one of the most tired cliches in travel writing, but Tulum really…

Temporary Jewellery Tattoos: 2015 Festival Must-Have

I don’t like tattoos, which probably puts me in the minority nowadays, when they seem…

Felix Buxton: Basement Jaxx’s Leader on a Blind Date

Ever wondered how life would be if you were blind? If so, London Without Limits,…

Ten Expert Tips To Host the Best Dinner Party

Organising the perfect dinner party can seem daunting, especially for the inexperienced. Which is why…

The Drawing Room, a Very Chic Hair Salon

Fancy having your hair done in a gorgeous listed Georgian house by a celebrity hairdresser…

Best of Halloween Parties on Saturday 26 October

Dark Circus’ Halloween Special This should be a really good one… Dark Circus -a costumed…

Lazarides New Exhibition: Morphing Brutality into Beauty

Frieze is upon us again, with its hordes of collecting millionaires, luxurious sponsors, glamorous parties…

The Great Nail Detox: The Japanese Manicure and Pedicure at Nailberry

Located in the heart of Frog Valley, a short walk away from the Lycée Charles…