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Mastering the art of Japanese garden design
10 May

Mastering the art of Japanese garden design

While they’re admired for their beauty and simplicity, there is so much more to Japanese gardens than neatly cut shrubs and stone statues. We explore the many symbolic elements and...

Window to the world – Doha
11 Apr

Window to the world – Doha

This fast-paced capital is the ultimate urban playground, with its ever-growing cityscape and still waters of Doha Bay in the background. The newly opened National Museum of Qatar in Doha...

New PIG at Bridge Place, Kent
04 Apr

New PIG at Bridge Place, Kent

Created in 2011 by Robin Hutson and David Elton of the Home Grown Hotels group, THE PIG hotels are relaxed, rustic retreats that herald the very best of sustainable hospitality....

John Cullen Lighting: How to brighten up your home
26 Mar

John Cullen Lighting: How to brighten up your home

John Cullen Lighting is the leading expert that everyone wants to work with. They’re a British manufacturer with over 35 years’ experience, specialising in interior and exterior lighting for residential,...

Afternoon Tea at The Zetter Townhouse for Mother’s Day
19 Mar

Afternoon Tea at The Zetter Townhouse for Mother’s Day

The Zetter Townhouse in Marylebone combines whimsical interiors with outstanding hospitality and a marvellous cocktail menu to boot. Designed to suit the style of the property, Westbury's sliding sash windows...

Window to the world: Kyoto
18 Mar

Window to the world: Kyoto

From Okinawa in the South, to Hokkaido in the North - Japan has something for everyone. This astounding country has so much to explore, from magnificent cities and remote villages...

Window to the world: The Essex Marshes
27 Feb

Window to the world: The Essex Marshes

Clear waters and grasslands combine to create a secluded coastal landscape which has captured the imaginations of writers, artists, and film directors alike. This month we look at The Snow...

José Pizarro announces new tapas restaurant in Surrey
08 Feb

José Pizarro announces new tapas restaurant in Surrey

In London he’s known as ‘The Godfather of Spanish Cooking’ and in recent months José Pizarro has caused a stir by announcing an exciting new venture. The award-winning chef is...

Window to the world: Bodrum
30 Jan

Window to the world: Bodrum

Along the south west Aegean coast of Turkey, the port city of Bodrum calls, with stonewashed houses decked in purple flowers. The two bays make it a go-to destination for...

Plant of the month: Winter Flowering Jasmine
10 Jan

Plant of the month: Winter Flowering Jasmine

It’s flowering season for the winter jasmine, so you have a perfect excuse to don the gardening gloves and welcome some drops of colour into your winter gardens.