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Why Thalatta, Greece, is in a world of its own

WHY THALATTA, GREECE, IS IN A WORLD OF ITS OWN

Cross a small bridge from mainland Greece and you come across the lush, green land of Evia, home to luxury hotel Thalatta – where no stone is left unturned

WHY WE NEED SICILIAN FOOD IN LONDON

As Iddu arrives in Kensington, Sudi Pigott explores the pleasures of Sicilian food and why we need to see more of it in the capital Sicilian food deserves to be better recognised in London and I anticipate it happening soon – we’re happily in the vanguard,’ laughs Luca del Bono, looking suave and dispensing granita behind […]

french property

BUYING PROPERTY IN FRANCE? NOW’S THE TIME

A week euro, record low interest rates and attractive property prices make it an ideal time to buy in France, says Karen Tait Demand from overseas buyers for French property is growing ever stronger, with the latest Investing & Living Abroad report from BNP Paribas revealing that Britons buy more properties in France than any […]

TRAVEL IN STYLE WITH A TRAIN TO PROVENCE

Skip the queues, pass on the aeroplane food, forget low-cost cattle class. Now the only way to travel to the South of France is by train Words: Jemima Boost I don’t know whether it’s my love of Agatha Christie murder mysteries or a certain nostalgia for classic movies but, dead bodies aside, I’ve always thought […]

Five star Spanish hotel, near Benidorm

ASIA GARDENS, A THAI PARADISE IN SPAIN

Just outside Benidorm might not be the first place you’d expect to find an Asian-themed five star hotel, with luxury facilities, five-star food and a spa to die for, but that’s exactly what you’ll get at Asia Gardens, one of southern Spain’s top hotels The sun beats down from a bright blue sky. Great swathes […]

Hotel Crillon le Brave, Provence

TRAVEL TO: CRILLON LE BRAVE, PROVENCE

From a cycle ride past picturesque vineyards with the backdrop of Mont Ventoux to cheese, wine and truffle tasting in Hotel Crillon le Brave’s wine cellar, there’s plenty to see and do in Provence, France, finds Lorraine Crighton-Smith Chic is a word synonymous with the French so it’s little wonder that it’s the word I choose to describe […]

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