Posts tagged under "London"
– Written by Kirsty Knaggs Reception at St Pancras Renaissance Hotel As self-confessed train travel geeks, my fiancé Jools and I couldn’t believe our luck when we won two nights at historic railway hotel the St Pancras Renaissance, courtesy of HotelClub and Cool Places. We feature train-themed accommodation on our luxury train travel site Railway … More
Without a detailed plan of attack, shopping in the big city while on holiday can be a daunting prospect. Where do I go? What do I buy? Did I just haggle up or down? Check out HotelClub’s insider’s guide to the world’s best shopping destinations. London Where? The West End If time is of the … More
Forget the high street, we’re getting into the groove of London’s market scene for the best food, fashion, antiques, vintage finds and bric-a-brac that money can buy. So, grab those walking shoes and your coolest sunnies, we’re hitting up Brick Lane, Borough Market, Columbia Road Flower Market, Portobello Road and Old Spitalfields for a serious … More
Is the enigmatic subculture of hipsterdom past prime? A valid query, surely, when the likes of Forbes see fit to run manipulative, search-engine-happy, multi-page articles on the most hipster-dense places in America (hint: Portland and Austin made the cut). But such is the nature of a cross-cultural juggernaut (virus?) like hipsterism, which lives on with … More
Our look at the top sports events in the 2013 Northern Hemisphere summer includes slam dunks, sticky wickets and bikinis, of a sort.
Taking a holiday is often about turning the brain off: leave your laptop at home, turn off the phone and cast away the stresses and strains of work for a couple of weeks. However, turn the grey matter off entirely during a foreign trip and you will undoubtedly miss out on tons of cultural delights … More