Volpetti salumeria in Rome

Volpetti, a Truffle Lover’s Salumeria in Rome


Volpetti is a lovely family owned salumeria specialising in all things tartufi alongside a quality assortment of cured meats, home made pastas and all sorts of other Italian delicacies. Here you’ll find a gorgeous selection of freshly prepared dishes here as well and a deli counter stacked high with freshly baked pizza slices, calzones and panini as well as an array of potential gifts for all your gourmet friends back home.

Moreno at Baglioni tortellini filled with liquid Parmesan

Moreno at the Baglioni London Hotel Review


The newly launched Moreno restaurant situated inside Kensington’s lush Baglioni London Hotel sees two Michelin star Italian chef, Moreno Cedroni, share his avant garde approach to Italian cuisine with a new audience at his first venture outside Italy.

Velaa Private Island in te Maldives

New Luxury Hotels To Visit in 2013


It’s the start of the year and temperatures are barely above freezing, which means it’s the perfect time to think of your holidays for the year ahead. Read on for my guide to the most exclusive new luxury hotels openings to look forward to throughout 2013.

The Intercontinental: Wellington Lounge

Afternoon Tea | Hotels in London | The Intercontinental


Reclining with an air of nonchalance and a glass of Möet is always a lovely way to start the afternoon. Better still: an air of nonchalance, a glass of Möet and an edible rendition of The 12 Days of Christmas carol. Yes. An edible rendition. Sipping and supping in the warmth of the Wellington Room at Park Lane’s Intercontinental hotel, Jodie Jones enjoyed the most British of traditions with the most festive of afternoon teas.

Fairmont Chateau Whistler Canada exterior

Fairmont Chateau Whistler review


Whistler is the Mecca of ski resorts in North America- and arguably, the world. Its world-class status was sealed in 2010 when it hosted the Winter Olympics. With 210 runs, from terrifying double blacks to blue runs for beginners, there is something for everyone – even if you don’t want to ski.

interior view of warm fireplace in modern Alpine Chalet

Luxury Escape of the Day | Les Tines, Chamonix, France | Chalet Rental


Designed by award winning architect Renaud Chevallier, Chalet Craggenmore is exquisitely designed to boast grandeur from its stunning facades to its chic luxury interior. The 6 double bed room property is ideally located, set apart from neighbours in the quiet village of Les Tines and just a short drive from Chamonix.