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Glamourous Quaglino’s launches sustainable cocktail menu

There is something about a royal connection; everything the royals touch somehow seems to turn into gold. Founded in 1929 by Giovanni Quaglino, a restaurateur from the Piedmont region of Northern Italy, the London iconic restaurant Quaglino’s became a haven for Royalty throughout the years.  The Queen and Prince Phillip visited in 1956; Hollywood legends, the political elites, and celebrities such as Judy Garland and Angelina Jolie were also guests, after the restaurant reopened in 2014, Prince Harry was among one of the first ones through the doors. Currently owned by D&D London, Quaglino’s is synonymous with style and glamou...

If you’ve done Ibiza, head over to Algarve

Summer in Europe, more northern parts in particular are often short and unpredictable. In London and UK as a whole, we are not as blessed with days with warm summer sun as many of the neighbouring countries, and this is a strong reason why so many Brits flee to places in the South like Portugal, Spain, Greece and Italy to catch some sun. (Think how we in Hong Kong loves flying to the nearby countries like Thailand, Bali, Malaysia etc for short vacations, and some proper sunshine and beach time.) Among the very popular summer holiday choices are Ibiza, Mykonos, Capri and Algarve. Catching the tail of summer, 2 weeks ago I went to ...
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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...
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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 ...
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Party the afternoon away at Ocean Beach Ibiza

How are you spending your Monday afternoon? Earlier when I was whisked away to Ibiza, I spent my Monday at Ocean Beach Club Ibiza, enjoying the great company, delicious food and partying the afternoon by the pool side for hours. Located on the west coast of Ibiza in San Antonio, Ocean Beach Ibiza is situated along the waterfront complete with ocean views by day and the iconic Balearic sunset at night. I wonder how many people are in that 600m2 swimming pool. Namely The ultimate beach club, Ocean Beach Ibiza is dedicated to creating a unique and lavish lifestyle experience for those looking for the ideal daytime destination und...
Category: Night Life