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Kambaku River Sands Safari Lodge

The credentials:

“Kambaku Lodges are highly sought after by local and international guests because of their prime location within the highly acclaimed Timbavati Private Nature Reserve. Being part of the world-renowned Kruger National Park, the Timbavati enjoys a wealth of … Read more →

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Taj 51 Buckingham Gate

Served daily from 12.30pm–6pm

The blurb:

The (already luxurious) Taj 51 Suites and Residences invites you to take afternoon tea with a difference; a perfect East meets West blend of Indian dining culture set in the heart of west London. … Read more →

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Festive blow-dries to blow your socks off

Party season is upon us, and unless you’re blessed with incredibly obedient hair, blow-dries will become your new best friend. Central heating, wet, rainy weather, roaring winds, cold frosty mornings and rolling around in bed not wanting to get up … Read more →

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'God, it was all unbelievably yummy'

Brunello Bar and Restaurant (formerly Osteria 60)

Breakfast Mon–Fri 7am–10.30am, Sat–Sun 7am–11am; lunch midday–2.30pm; afternoon tea 1pm–5.30pm; dinner 7pm–10.30pm

The blurb

‘Elegant, Milanese-style hotel dining room and bar for upscale Italian cuisine and interesting wines. Facing Kensington Gardens, on the ground floor of the Baglioni Read more →

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'Forget jaw-ache-inducing blandness in grubby, worthy surrounds'

Farmacy

Open daily breakfast 9am–11am, lunch midday–3pm, dinner 6pm–11pm

The blurb

Farmacy-with-an-F as it has become known to avoid confusion with Damien Hirst’s new Pharmacy, which also opened a few months ago, is the fancy vegan restaurant on Westbourne Grove … Read more →

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Top tips for training while pregnant (Part I)

Hugh Hanley, father of two and National Personal Training Manager at Virgin Active, on training while pregnant

Being pregnant can be an amazing time for mothers-to-be and there’s no reason why you should stop exercising or training during the … Read more →

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In defense of Generation Y

So boys are falling behind girls in the classroom, they have fewer male mentors (in the United States 50% of women under 30 with children are single mothers) and, according to one of America’s most eminent psychologists Philip Zimbardo, … Read more →

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Careys Manor
'Careys Manor is a fantastic place for a well-earned weekend break from the city whirl'

Careys Manor Hotel and SenSpa, New Forest

The Credentials:

Located in the naturally idyllic New Forest, Careys Manor Hotel and SenSpa is a high-end but utterly relaxed four-star retreat in the woods. With locally-sourced cuisine, accommodating staff who strive to make your stay both smooth and memorable, … Read more →

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Anna Bance

Anna Bance

Where did the inspiration for Girl Meets Dress come from?

The Girl Meets Dress story began in 2009 when I was working as UK PR Manager for French luxury brand Hermès; like my previous roles in the fashion industry, it … Read more →

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Therapeutic Massage with Sarah Elcome, Amma Therapy

The Blurb:

Having suffered from back pain in her twenties, Sarah Elcome received the Alexander Technique: a therapy used to realign and re-educate bad habits of the body. Fascinated by the results, Sarah began to study anatomy and physiology – … Read more →

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