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Drink your way through time

Do you know what’s so special about this view? It is the iconic London night view, but also the place I was standing on taking this photo, was where Fred Astaire danced. And as Gene Kelly would later say, dance history begins with Fred Astaire. This very rooftop on The Savoy, London, marks the beginning of a very interesting new cocktail bar menu that has recently been launched. The Savoy in London has long been one of the most loved luxury hotels through time. Celebrities, actors, actresses etc had been regular guests, and when they do, there is always some urban myths or stories be told. Researching on the history of the hotel...
Category: Night Life

Discovering The Cavendish

Marylebone has become more and more fashionable, and there are so many nice places to wine and dine. 35 New Cavendish for example is one. Since its launch in November 2014, The Cavendish in the heart of Marylebone, is one of the places that most stylish locals hang out.  This hip bar and all-day brasserie with a relaxed vibe and plush interiors, that combines the characteristics of an old world English pub serves a modern European menu. Being almost 2 years old, this little place managed to stay a well kept secret and only known among those who are “in the know”.   Newly appointed Italian head chef, Douglas Santi. With over ...
Category: Restaurants

QP Ldn : the Amalfi Coast escape in Mayfair

Italian cuisine is always a good idea. But it is not easy to find a place with good food. Earlier in September I went to the launch of the QP Lounge, underneath the renown QP Ldn Restaurant (previously Quattro Passi -the sister restaurant to the two Michelin-starred Quattro Passi in Nerano, Italy). I was intrigued to give it a try.     Situated in the heart of Mayfair on the fashionable Dover Street next to the Victoria Beckham and Christian Louboutin boutiques,  the place boasts Italian food from Amalfi coast. The restaurant’s high-end contemporary design has been re-worked to incorporate modern artwork including tria...
Category: Restaurants
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La Dolce Vita at QP Lounge

There is always something new in London, be it a bar, a restaurant, a new shop, or a club. Everyday there is something going on.   QP Lounge, the latest late-night bar and lounge on the fashionable Dover beneath QP LDN restaurant finally launched on a breezy September night. QP LDN is famed for its high-end authentic Amalfi coast inspired cooking, and popular amongst celebs and royals alike including Prince Andrew, King Juan Carlos of Spain, Kofi Annan, Valentino, Kylie Minogue, Hugh Grant and Anne Hathaway. It is not hard to understand why the queue is massive outside on the launch night, when guests inside are enjoying Möet ...
Category: Night Life

Fun times at STK Ibiza

A while ago I wrote an article about the SEEN exhibition at STK Ibiza, finally I made my way there to see it myself and had the most fun night with great company. They say it’s all about the experience at STK, The New York Originated Global Steakhouse. It was true- I testified it.   Not your average steakhouse, with The One Group (global leader in hospitality and creator of the STK brand) and Dubai based global venture capital group, Foxhole Holdings behind; it is no doubt this new addition at Ibiza had already attracted the likes of Eva Longoria, Nicole Scherzinger, Tinie Tempah, Alesha Dixon and Tyson Beckford etc.   Split...
Category: Restaurants