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Summer ’17 Featured Hotel – The Marylebone Hotel, London

The Marylebone is our featured hotel for Summer 2017 and for good reason! Located in central London, the hotel is just a moments walk from Oxford Street and the bustling Bond Street, Soho and Hyde Park. Upon arrival the staff were extremely friendly and offered me a refreshing beverage as they checked me in. The ambience of luxury and decadence is reflected in the stylish Parisian furnishings and fine Italian ceramics throughout the hotel. There is also various displays of modern art works from the Rebecca Hossack Gallery in the lobby and restaurant areas. There are 257 rooms in the hotel which includes 44 suites. The rooms featu...
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A stay at the luxurious Ayara Kamala Resort, Phuket!

Located in Kamala Bay, a peaceful spot on Phuket Island and just 20 minutes away from the hustle and bustle of Patong and Phuket town lies the luxurious Ayara Kamala Resort. The resort boasts stunning views of the Andaman Sea along with first-rate spa and 5-star fitness facilities. Upon arrival I was given a choice of four different scented oils that would be burning in my room. I opted for lavender to match the calm serenity that I felt the resort exuded. I then checked-in and was shown to my Deluxe room which had direct access to a pool with an ocean view from my balcony. The balcony also featured lounge chairs for one to relax...
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Phuket Cleanse – A life-changing experience at Thailand’s leading All-Inclusive Detox Fitness Holiday

Opened in 2012, Phuket Cleanse is Thailand’s leading All-Inclusive Detox Fitness Holiday. If you’re looking for a life-changing, active and motivational detox and fitness holiday this is definitely the place to come to. The resort is located in a tranquil residential location which is just a short walk from the main high street, and only a few minutes drive to three beautiful beaches – Yanui, Kata, and Naiharn Beach. I checked into Phuket Cleanse for 7 days and I can honestly say it was the best 7 days I’ve had. Upon arrival I was greeted with a fresh juice ‘The Beet Goes On’ – beetroot, ginger, lime, rosemary and pomelo w...
Category: Healthy in HK, Travel

Breakfast with a view at the aqua shard

If you ask anyone in London where to go for a spectacular view of the city, their number one recommendation would be the shard. Recently, aqua shard which is located on the 31st floor of The Shard, introduced new menus for breakfast that start from roughly £25 per person. aqua shard offers a full a la carte breakfast menu from Monday to Friday 7.00am-10.30am, and a set breakfast menu Monday-Sunday and on public holidays. Upon arrival at aqua shard, I was escorted to my seat which had a breathtaking view of the London skyline including must-see attractions Tower Bridge, London Eye and the Tower of London. I tried out the set menu...
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Hotel Palazzo Zichy – A beautiful hotel where history meets present

  Located in the Palace district in Budapest and a former palace, Hotel Palazzo Zichy is a four star hotel equipped with 80 contemporary rooms. The facade and interior of the hotel showcases the preserved beauty of the old mansion built for the famous Hungarian noble, Count Nándor Zichy and for his family. Upon arrival the hotel staff were extremely friendly. As we arrived a little early prior to check-in and our room was still being made, they showed us to the complimentary coffee and tea lounge in the lobby where we had a choice of a variety of teas and coffees to enjoy whilst we waited. The superior room had a large twin bed...
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