Monthly Archives: December 2011

Romance a partner in London

As Valentine's Day looms closer, husbands and boyfriends may want to consider booking rooms at spa hotels in London, as pampering treatments were listed as one of the top 30 mood boosters. Ideal for those searching for activities during romantic … Continue reading

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Get up close and personal with masterpieces

Art aficionados staying at luxury suites in London have been urged to take in some of the capital's best galleries which are usually empty, providing a near private viewing experience. According to Time Out London, the period after Christmas and … Continue reading

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London celebrates Scott’s voyage

History buffs and culture vultures staying in central London hotels this January can enjoy an array of exhibits and talks celebrating the 100th anniversary of Robert Falcon Scott's ill-fated polar expedition. Organised by the Royal Geographical Society, the diverse programme … Continue reading

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Swallows and Amazons takes to the Vaudeville Theatre

Families may soon be looking for hotel accommodation in London in order to catch the widely-praised production of Swallows and Amazons, which closes its doors on January 14th. The new musical play with songs by Neil Hannon and based on … Continue reading

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Overseas visitors urged to plan for 2012

International visitors to the capital have been advised to start researching and planning for their Olympics trip if they hope to secure hotel accommodation in London, according a report by the Montreal Gazette. While warning North Americans that a visit … Continue reading

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Chinese shoppers swarm to London

Luxury London hotels are set to receive an influx of Chinese tourists as the region's growing economic clout has been matched by an interest in high-quality British goods, according to a report by the Guardian. Following aggressive retail invasions into … Continue reading

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Douglas Adams lovers to celebrate birthday

Comedy lovers staying at boutique hotels in London may be interested in attending an upcoming celebration of what would have been Douglas Adam's 60th birthday at the Hammersmith Apollo. Held in association with the writer and animal lover's favourite charity, … Continue reading

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Grayson Perry exhibit comes to British Museum

Those who appreciate off-beat modern art staying in luxury suites in London can now enjoy Grayson Perry: The Tomb of the Unknown Craftsman at The British Museum. Set to close on February 19th, the exhibit features the collection of artists … Continue reading

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Marriage of Figaro comes to Royal Opera House

Theatre lovers taking advantage of London hotel deals early next year may be interested in the upcoming performance of Le Nozze di Figaro from February 11th to March 2nd 2012. The show represented the final part of the Mozart-Da Ponte … Continue reading

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London gears up for Chinese New Year celebrations

Culture vultures staying in luxury London hotels early next year may be interested in taking in the exotic celebrations of the Chinese New Year on January 29th. The capital's large and vibrant Chinese community takes to the streets in order … Continue reading

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Luxury brand opens new speakeasy

Following the current 1920s revival happening all across London, luxury lifestyle company Brompton Brands is gradually in the process of opening a new speakeasy just off the shopping mecca that is Oxford Street – making it the perfect place for … Continue reading

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Top festive cocktail venues named

Visitors to the capital over the holiday season have been advised on the top Christmas cocktail bars across the city by official tourism group Visit London. Highlighting a number of bars and venues easily accessible to those staying in central … Continue reading

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