Motel One – London

Motel One – London

It’s always a great feeling when you open the door to a hotel room and are impressed by what’s on the other side.  This was the case for me when I caught a glimpse of the lovely floor-to-ceiling view of London’s skyline from my room at Motel One, Tower Hill.  In a...
National Reality TV Awards

National Reality TV Awards

Last week, I was lucky enough to attend the 5th annual National Reality TV Awards at Porchester Hall in London.  With over 6.5 million votes cast, we were all excited to discover the verdict on the winners.  It was a great night and I managed to get a few snaps along...
Polo Bar – London

Polo Bar – London

Named as London’s Bar of the Year, the Polo Bar at the Westbury Hotel in Mayfair is best described as a “shrine to educated drinking”.  I had heard great things about it so I couldn’t wait to try some of its unapologetically opulent cocktails. We started off...
UK’s Ultimate Bartender

UK’s Ultimate Bartender

Last weekend, top bartenders from the length and breadth of the county went head-to-head in the Monkey’s Shoulder Ultimate Bartender Championship to win the much-desired title of the Bartender of the Year.  A crowd of cocktail enthusiasts (myself included) attended...
Chablis Food Pairing

Chablis Food Pairing

Last week, I was lucky enough to be invited to a Chablis wine-pairing dinner at The Chancery.  The wine-filled evening was an education on the beautiful flavours of Chablis wine and the geology of the Chablis vineyard region, for which it’s attributed. The event was...
Go Native Apartments – London

Go Native Apartments – London

I typically opt to stay in hotels during my travels, however, I’ve recently found that serviced apartments are a great alternative, especially for longer stays.  Last month, I stayed at a Go Native serviced apartment in Monument, which had beautiful views of...