The Style Traveller

A fashion editor's guide to the worlds most stylish places

Posts by Bonnie Rakhit

The Perfect British Winter Beach Staycation in Bournemouth

Where? Bournemouth Beach Lodges, Dorset, UK When? October 2020 (This trip was taken before Lock down 2.0 in the UK) Why? Earlier this month I was invited to stay and review the newly appointed and perfectly located Bournemouth Beach Lodges. Situated directly on the seafront of this classic British coastal town, it was the perfect spot for a winter beach staycation. The lodges are refurbished small wooden houses, based on the traditional

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UK Staycation at the University Arms Hotel, Cambridge

Where? The University Arms Hotel, Cambridge, England, UK When? October 2020 Why? This month I was invited to the beautiful, traditional boutique hotel, The University Arms in the centre of bustling Cambridge. As well as a short mini break, I used the stay over as a back drop for shooting the Autumn-Winter 2020 fashion campaign for British designer brand Serran, in a beautiful Ferrari Portofino. So if you’re wondering why

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Milan – Fashion Trip Itinerary & Best Instagram Locations

Where? Milan, Italy When? October 2020 Why? This month I was luck enough to be invited to Milan, Italy’s style capital, for a fabulous fashionista weekend break. Keep scrolling to see my Fashion Trip Itinerary & Best Instagram Locations in the city. Style traveller tip: The Duomo Milano is physically and culturally the centre of the city and where pretty much everything happens. If you do wish to get a

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The Perfect UK Staycation & what to do in Devon

Where? Noss Mayo, Devon, UK Exactly? Anchor Cottage, centrally located in the picturesque village of Noss Mayo. When? September 2020 With more and more destinations abroad requiring quarantine on your return, there’s never been a better time to indulge in a little UK staycation. One of my favourite parts of the country is Devon on the South West coast. Here’s my Style Traveller guide to The Perfect UK Staycation &

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Best UK Spa Hotels and Retreats for Luxury Staycations

From the splendid regal columns of Cliveden House to the high life of living in the rustic tree houses at Chewton Glen, Over the past 15 years of being a travel and fashion editor I’ve had the great pleasure of being invited to stay at some of the UKs most prestigious and indulgent spa hotels. I’d love to share my findings with you so here’s my Style Traveller edit of

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Learn, Create, Do – Fun Things to do at Home Today

Here in london as we roll in to the third week of isolation I’m guessing you, like me, might be running out of things to do at home and are in need of a little creative inspiration. Well if that’s the case then you’ve certainly come to the right place. Here at style traveller HQ I’ve compiled a fun and educational list of pursuits which can keep you occupied over

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Top Tips On How To Successfully Work From Home.

Top Tips On How To Successfully Work From Home. Being a freelance travel blogger and a digital nomad I’ve been working from home (or from various hotels around the world) for the past 6 years. But in light of the recent Corona Virus outbreak all of my travel plans have been cancelled or postponed. As more and more of us are now being advised to work from home we’re all

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Best Nights out in Bali – Seminyak & Canggu

Where? Canggu and Seminyak, Bali, Indonesia. When? February 2020 Why? I’ve just come back from a super fun trip to Bali. Our agenda for the two week holiday was partying and relaxing, which gave me plenty of opportunity to ‘research’ some of the best beach bars and clubs in town. We stayed in the popular beach resort of Seminyak and trendy, surfer paradise, Canggu. This isn’t an exhaustive list of

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The Most Stylish Ski Chalet in Switzerland – Ultima Crans Montana

Where? Ultima Crans Montana, Switzerland, a residence of the Preferred Hotels and Resorts Group. When? December 2019 Why? As part of a Xmas press trip hosted by luxury travel group Preferred Hotels & Resorts, I was invited to the spectacular private chalet Ultima Crans Montana in the alpine region of Valais in Switzerland. Ultima Crans Montana With epic vistas stretching from the Matterhorn to Mont Blanc the exclusive chalet boasts

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The Perfect Xmas Jewellery Gift Guide

Happy Xmas guys! Well not quite, but it’s almost here. It’s that time of year again when we need to start thinking about what Christmas gifts to buy for our loved ones. To make things a little easier for you this season I’ve teamed up with the jewellery guys at Thomas Sabo and picked out my favourite gift ideas for all of your friends and family. This is a sponsored

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