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Margaret River Gourmet Escape

MARGARET RIVER GOURMET ESCAPE

This winter, join Heston Blumenthal at his favourite food festival Margaret River Gourmet Escape, Western Australia’s best food festival

FALL IN LOVE WITH TUSCANY

Victoria Purcell discovers the beauty of Tuscany at the historical, luxurious Castello di Casole

Hotel Viura, Rioja, contrasts striking avant-garde architecture against a traditional Spanish village

FIVE QUIRKY YET LUXURIOUS HOTELS

  Fancy staying somewhere a bit different? Check out these five quirky hotels from Small Luxury Hotels of the World… Hotel Viura, Rioja (pictured above) The WOW Factor: Striking avant-garde architecture contrasting with its traditional Spanish village setting Set against the backdrop of the charming Spanish village in Rioja Alavesa wine country, Viura is an architecturally […]

Wanted: architect to design new £40m Thames bridge

PLANS FOR NEW £40M BRIDGE IN LONDON

New plans for a £40m bridge across the Thames, linking Nine Elms on the South Bank and Pimlico to the north, could get underway this year after Wandsworth Council approved plans to launch an international design competition on Monday evening (7 July). The exact location of the new pedestrian and cycle crossing – to carry […]

A city guide to New York, what to do, where to stay and where to eat

NEW YORK CITY STYLE

Vicky Mayer visits New York’s chic design hotels, sees past and present collide in Manhattan and cutting edge style around every corner   New York was made for Instagram, a crazy, living city where there are photo ops on every corner, so sleep before you get there because you’ll want to pack in as much […]

Cycling in Gstaad with Bramble Ski

8 OF THE BEST CYCLING HOLIDAYS

Feeling inspired by the Tour de France? Here’s our round up of eight luxurious cycling holidays across the globe

Zipcar is giving The Resident readers the chance to sign up for their first year's membership for just £39.50, saving £20.00 on a regular membership. To get you on the road Zipcar is also throwing in £35 worth of free driving credit.

DON’T HAVE A CAR? BORROW OURS

Zipcar is giving The Resident readers the chance to sign up for their first year’s membership for just £39.50, saving £20.00 on a regular membership. To get you on the road Zipcar is also throwing in £35 worth of free driving credit

The Dorsett is a super stylish addition to Shepherd's Bush

DORSETT HOTEL OPENS IN SHEPHERD’S BUSH

New luxury London hotel Dorsett Shepherd’s Bush has opened in a listed building overlooking the green in West London

Raffles Istanbul opens in September

THIS SUMMER’S TOP TRAVEL NEWS

Boutique hotels in Europe, pop-up rooftops in the sun, eco-friendly experiences and family holidays to Mauritius, we round-up what’s new in the world of travel this summer URSO opens in Madrid August sees the opening of Madrid’s first boutique hotel with five stars. URSO, which is set in a palatial 19th century building, combines neo-classical […]

Pavillon de la Reine, Paris, family-friendly hotel in Paris

SHORT-HAUL FAMILY HOLIDAYS

Looking for October half-term inspiration, late summer breaks or where to go for the August bank holiday? We round-up five of the best short-haul breaks that are as good for parents as they are for kids Pavillon de la Reine, Paris Paris is at its best in August when the locals leave town, and the […]

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