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Insider tips to Boston

Insider tips to Boston

Having lost the ability to smell and taste at the age of 22, aspiring chef and author Molly Birnbaum set out to rediscover her senses. Turning to the written word, Molly describes her journey – from enrolling at a renowned perfume school in Grasse to meeting with scientists in a bid to overcome the condition – back in to the world of flavour in Season to Taste and now blogs about food on http://mollysmadeleine.blogspot.com. (more…)

Insider tips: Jade Jagger’s vibrant Marrakech

Insider tips: Jade Jagger’s vibrant Marrakech

Jade Jagger spent her childhood travelling to Marrakech with her famous father and instantly fell in love with North Africa’s most vibrant city. Now, inspired by its colours and textures, she has designed 15 four- and five-bedroom luxury residences, as part of the Baglioni Marrakech Hotel & Residences. (more…)

Peek-a-boo

Peek-a-boo

With underground cabaret in Paris booming, rising star Louise de Ville reveals all (well, not quite). By Adam Hay-Nicholls

Places to take your lover
‘The red-velveted Raspoutine hosts Paris’ clubbing elite, but before the oligarchs and their model friends take to the dance floor I treat them to some kinbaku. (more…)

Culture shock

Culture shock

There’s an interminable list of new, and at times hardly-believable, wellness treatments – half scary, half intriguing – that promise to cure the most obscure of ailments and rejuvenate the weariest of souls. (more…)

Test match

Test match

‘A private dining room is essential,’ says Lucy Townsend of her Stockbridge pub, The Greyhound on the Test, beside the world’s most famous fly-fishing river.

Conjuring seclusion for Hollywood royalty (Vinnie Jones) or the real thing (Prince Harry) was de rigueur when she used to run the nearby Peat Spade Inn for the Miller Collection. (more…)

A-list clients expected in Terre Blanche

A-list clients expected in Terre Blanche

With a client base that includes Elle Macpherson, Meg Ryan, Gwyneth Paltrow, Rachel Weisz and Sophie Dahl, it is no wonder that the waiting list at Vaishaly’s flagship London clinic currently exceeds three months. (more…)

Stay in one of Scotland’s most haunted hotels

Stay in one of Scotland’s most haunted hotels

Legend has it that 15th-century castle Ackergill Tower is haunted. The story goes that Helen Gunn leapt to her death from the battlements in order to escape her abductor Dugald Keith, who had kidnapped her (the two families had been feuding) on the eve before her wedding and held her in the tower. (more…)

One-woman snow-show

One-woman snow-show

Felicity Ashton is about to attempt to be the first woman to cross the Antarctic alone – weather permitting.

The 33-year-old British explorer is about to embark on a gruelling 1,700km, 65-day ski journey, though she is currently stranded at base camp at Union Glacier, waiting for the adverse weather conditions to improve before she can set off. (more…)

A royal tour of Kenya

A royal tour of Kenya

Sixty years ago, in February 1952, Her Royal Highness The Princess Elizabeth’s life changed forever. She was in Kenya, on a Commonwealth tour spanning four continents, when her father, George VI, passed away. (more…)

The Queen arrives in Australia

The Queen arrives in Australia

She’s the guest of all guests, so it’s no wonder that Australia is pulling out all the stops today to welcome the Queen on her 11-day tour of the country.

Having just touched down in Canberra, the Monarch, along with The Duke of Edinburgh, will be welcomed by Prime Minister Julia Gillard in what is sure to be a colourful trip. (more…)

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