Monthly Archives: August 2011

London’s Pearly Kings and Queens return for annual festivals

Culture vultures staying in luxury London hotels this September may want to take in the Harvest Festival organised by London's Pearly Kings and Queens. Known for their distinctive, pearl button covered jackets, which date back 150 years, the Pearly Society's … Continue reading

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Art installations pop-up for London Design Festival

Creative individuals visiting central London hotels may be interested in checking out the London Design Festival, taking place between September 17th and 25th. With events ranging across the city, the London Design Festival is the capital's premier showcase for the … Continue reading

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Sky Lounge offers breathtaking views of capital

Visitors to the capital staying in luxury London hotels may be interested in getting a drink in some of the city's tallest buildings. Boasting commanding views over the city, London's newest bar in Spitalfields, the Sky Lounge, sits on the … Continue reading

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London boasts array of breakfast and brunch options

Traversing the capital can be a tiring experience, which is why visitors to central London hotels may be interested in a number of popular breakfast and brunch venues around the city. Time Out magazine has collated a number of the … Continue reading

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Selfridges hosts Museum of Everything

Visitors to luxury London hotels looking to do a bit of shopping at Selfridges may be interested to know that the Museum of Everything has taken over two of the shop's window displays, installed a gallery and has included items … Continue reading

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The Passenger comes to the Coliseum

Music lovers visiting central London hotels may be interested in catching a new English National Opera production, The Passenger. The new production is David Poutney's acclaimed Bregenz Festival co-production of Mieczyslaw Weinberg's play, which is the tale of a guilt-ridden … Continue reading

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Orient-Express hosts 1920s-themed party

Visitors to luxury London hotels looking for a unique spot to get a four-course meal and enjoy an array of fine wines may be interested in the Orient-Express' 1920s themed dinner party. With an interior decor to match the decadence … Continue reading

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Australia season of events at British Museum

Culture vultures visiting luxury London hotels may be interested in visiting the British Museum to check out the Australian season of exhibits until October 16th. Exploring life Down Under, the British Museum puts on an impressive display of the region's … Continue reading

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Leonardo da Vinci exhibit coming to National Gallery

A rare collection of landmark Leonardo da Vinci works is coming to the National Gallery in London from November 9th through to February 5th. Art lovers are expected to flock to luxury London hotels to look at the legendary Renaissance … Continue reading

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London named fashion capital of the world

Fashion writer Sarah Mower has argued that London deserves to be recognised as the "fashion capital of the world". Ms Mower's comments came ahead of this September's Fashion Week, which will see thousands of fashion-minded people book luxury hotels in … Continue reading

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Golden age of Hollywood coming to National Portrait Gallery

The National Portrait Gallery is currently hosting the Glamour of the Gods: Hollywood Portraits exhibit – a display of more than 70 vintage photos taken between 1920 and 1960. Ideal for classic-film buffs staying in luxury London hotels, the exhibit … Continue reading

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London’s gourmet coffee appeals to java-lovers

Marylebone has seen the recent opening of the Sensory Lab – a new cafe that takes a scientific approach to cappuccinos and lattes. The gourmet house-roasted espresso beans promise to wow discerning visitors staying at luxury London hotels. Its proprietors … Continue reading

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