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WLG on Japan’s virgins and the modern world

The Japanese are in decline. Literally. About 1.3 million Japanese died last year, but only a million were born. We’ve been hearing about this for a while yet the results of a recent survey of 18 to 34-year-olds by the … Read more →

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'Utterly moreish, we both agreed we could eat it for starter, main and dessert'
'Utterly moreish, we both agreed we could eat it for starter, main and dessert'

Ukai

Open Sunday-Thursday midday–midnight, Friday-Saturday midday-1am

The blurb

Ukai has been part of the Notting Hill food scene for a decade, serving ‘fresh and exciting contemporary Japanese cuisine in an irresistible setting’. It’s not simply simply another sushi bar, though; the … Read more →

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No. 15 Great Pulteney

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Tucked away in a browned-butter-hued townhouse on one of Bath’s grandest Georgian blocks sits No. 15 Great Pulteney—a brand new boutique hotel jam-packed with curios awaiting discovery. Sprung from the eclectic imaginations of hoteliers Ian and Christa Taylor … Read more →

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Calcot Manor

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A chic, family-friendly country house hotel set in over 220 acres of rolling Cotswolds meadowland, Calcot Manor welcomes you with the warmest of metaphorical hugs from the moment you set foot in its main building – a lovely, … Read more →

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Flavour Bastard launches in Soho

Launched in September 2017 in the heart of Soho, Flavour Bastard is a journey of flavours. The best meal I’ve had in Soho in several years. Describing itself as ‘cuisine-agnostic’, they weren’t wrong. Exquisite small plates of perfectly balanced deliciousness … Read more →

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18 Stafford Terrace

Costumed Guided Tour, 18 Stafford Terrace, London, W8; Sat 9 Sept---Sat 16 June 2018; every Sat 11am--12.30pm; £8-£10

From 1875, 18 Stafford Terrace was the home of Punch cartoonist Edward Linley Sambourne, his wife Marion, their two children Read more →
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Vahan Hovhannisyan

What’s the collaboration process for Look Mate?

Look Mate is all about our designers and their stories—our job is to bring them to our design-savvy community to enjoy. We have a list of aspiring designers who inspired us along the … Read more →

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Hotel Maria Cristina

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Built in the early twentieth century, Hotel Maria Cristina is a stalwart of the San Sebastian hotel scene. Many say there’s no better option in the city. One of Starwood’s Luxury Collection, Maria Cristina underwent a total revamp … Read more →

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Botanicals meet train stations at Ritorno’s Grand Central Italia

Taking inspiration from some of Italy’s major train stations and most picturesque gardens, Ritorno bar and al fresco terrace in Chelsea has created a veritable botanical show-stopper of new summer aperitivo cocktails with one of Italy’s finest aperitivo wines, Cocchi.… Read more →

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