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UREKA – The Story of a Journey That Will Keep U-Turning.

June 13, 2014


Ah, the open road. For so many of us, that long black line to the horizon spells freedom. No ties, nothing holding you back. There’s only you, this moment, and the promise of unknown adventure ahead. At least, that’s the theory. If you have a secret yearning for the Easy Rider life, or you’ve taken […]

The Best Hotel In Devon – The Whitehouse Hotel, Chillington.

October 18, 2010


Great news for The Whitehouse hotel in Chillington who’ve just been made the Devon hotel of the year in the Good Hotel Guide, 2011. I’ve been back to The Whitehouse since my last visit and, I have to say, the experience was just as wonderful. With so many places in  the world still to explore, […]

First Class Post – The Post House B&B and Self-Catering, Somerset.

September 30, 2010


On a recent trip down to Somerset, I popped in at the truly wonderful Post House B&B and Self-Catering, in the charming village of Chewton Mendip. Usually, when you hear the words Bed and Breakfast you immediately envisage cramped, chintzy rooms and a greasy breakfast, so to call The Post House a B&B is to […]

Hudson Hotel, NYC.

August 7, 2010


If you happen to find yourself heading to New York and needing a hotel to stay in, why not book yourself in to The Hudson Hotel on West 58th, just a stone’s throw from Central Park? Here the rooms are bijou but you don’t go to New York to sit in your room, do you? […]

Five Easy Peaces – Chill out in one of Casacinco’s five unique rooms.

July 29, 2010


Mention a holiday in  the South of Spain and many of us would be forgiven for getting images of the beaches of the Costa Del Sol, crammed to capacity with sweaty, lobster-pink Brits. Not particularly my cup of tea, but if that’s your idea of a holiday, then more power to you. However, for those […]

Presidential Suite – The Whitehouse, Devon.

May 2, 2010


When one thinks of luxurious boutique hotels, Devon rarely springs to mind as the setting. However, tucked away in the aptly named village of Chillington, lies one of England’s best-kept secrets: The Whitehouse Hotel. The Whitehouse is a little oasis of luxury hidden in Devon’s beautiful countryside, mere minutes from some of Britain’s most impressive […]