Features - Lifestyle
wish list - Melt, Notting Hill
Melt is a delectable chocolate boutique where the chocolates are designed and made by the in-house chocolatiers. Louise Nason is the founder of the shop based in the heart of bustling Notting Hill.
insight - Kongo
Occupation - Urban Artist
Urban artist Cyril Phan, better known by his street name ‘Kongo’, teams up with French luxury fashion house, Hermès, in an unlikely collaboration. Portable street art or fashion statement, it pushes the boundaries of both graffiti and style
Articles - Lifestyle
spa - Mayan Luxury Spa, Barcelona
Mind, body, and soul come together in the new Mayan Luxury Spa at The Palace, Barcelona’s magnificent 90-year-old hotel.
weekend away - Sigtuna
Swedish capital in the 10th century and now a sleepy town with a delightful old-world atmosphere and superb historical buildings, Sigtuna is a picturesque country escape from Stockholm.
insight - François Barbeau
Occupation - Costume designer
Costume designer François Barbeau has worked with legends of film and theatre on more than 400 shows, and at 76 the Montrealer’s just getting started.
Three great places - Tehran
There is a wealth of flavours in the streets of Tehran, from bakeries to corner restaurants where the smell of saffron wafts through the air. But what will surprise many visitors is the city’s abundance of cosmopolitan restaurants. From mouth-watering Caspian food to authentic Asian and the finest French bakery in town, come with us on a culinary tour of Tehran…
spa - Wentworth Club Spa, Surrey
Only 25 minutes from London Heathrow Airport, deep within one of the area’s most expensive private estates, lies a secret spa offering alternative therapies amidst stunning surroundings.
luxe - Hi Hotel, Nice
Nice’s DayGlo design hotel wows guests with a rooftop pool, secret garden, and a LEGO-like array of colour.