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Portable wifi at Room Mate Hotels

Is there anything more annoying than not having internet when you’re on holiday? It’s just the WORST. Yeah you have access to the internet in the hotel you’re staying at but what happens when you go out and about to see the city or venture to the beach to top up your tan?…

My hotel Instagram faves #5

I love Instagram, it’s definitely my favourite of all the social media platforms. As we all know pictures speaks louder than words and from the comfort of our couch/bed/desk/train seat we can travel the world and, in my case, explore the world of beautiful hotels in far flung places. And some…

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Text it. Get it. at Aloft London Excel

The combination of hotels and technology is something I have always loved and when I was invited to the launch of Text it. Get it. at Aloft London Excel I jumped at the chance to check out how W XYZ Bar is incorporating emojis into their service. Not the poop…

Hotel Q&A with… Love and Limoncello

Hello again, it’s time for another Hotel Q&A and today it’s with Zoe from Love and Limoncello. Zoe is a born and bred Londoner with a lust for travelling and blogs about luxury travel, food and her London lifestyle. Take it away Zoe. What’s your must have hotel amenity? The little details…

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Melba’s signature éclairs at The Savoy

It’s no secret I’m a hotel fanatic and despite only opening in April this year I’m surprised it’s taken me this long to find out about Melba. Melba belongs to The Savoy and sits on the corner of the Strand and Savoy Court. It’s the hotel’s all new take away…

Hotel Q&A with… Around the world in 80 pairs of shoes

Kelly Michelle is a New Zealander living in England who has a serious addiction to travel, shoes and cake. This year Kelly has travelled to Belgium, Morocco, Croatia, Hong Kong, Malaysia and had many staycations within the UK. She blogs over at Around the World in 80 Pairs of Shoes where…

Sofitel London Gatwick

Airports aren’t luxurious or comfy places. They’re just not. And when catching an early flight people generally have two options – one) get up unnecessarily early for a train running at a time they didn’t know existed, or two) stay at an airport hotel. On a recent trip to Portugal I…

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An Instagram journey through Six Senses Douro Valley, Portugal

Ever fancied a hotel all to yourself? Or to be one of the first people in to have a nose before it opens? Well hello from the brand new yet to open Six Senses Douro Valley, the latest Six Senses property and first in Europe. I spent two days pre-opening…

My hotel Instagram faves #2

Here we are again, the end of a busy week for hotels and a particularly varied one. Ballynahinch Castle has been hobnobbing with dolphins while Haymarket Hotel debuted its new ice cream cart and Corinthia showcased its summer cocktails. God, I love hotels. Welcome to my latest hotel Instagram faves from…

My hotel Instagram faves #1

I used to be all over Pinterest for ideas and inspiration but Instagram has taken the lead and I am obsessed. I scroll through it daily liking photos of hotels from around the world, ones that I’ve visited and places that I am yet to stay, and as my memory is…