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How to Photograph The Taj Mahal – Best Instagram Locations India, Jaipur

How to Photograph The Taj Mahal – Best Instagram Locations India, Jaipur For those of you who have visited Rajasthan in India, you’ll know that literally everywhere you look makes for a beautiful insta photo, it is quite simply the most colourful and photogenic place, I think, in the world. But if you’re travelling through India on a tight schedule, that isn’t very helpful, so I’ve compiled a list of

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Ultimate India Itinerary – Taj Mahal, Jaipur, Jodhpur & Lake Palace Luxury Trip

  Ultimate India Itinerary – Taj Mahal, Jaipur, Jodhpur & Lake Palace Luxury Trip Where? Rajasthan, India for a 9 day trip Exactly? I was super lucky to be invited on the ultimate India tour by Taj Hotels, the owners of some of the most luxurious hotels in the world. The itinerary? The usual India itinerary starts in Delhi, first stop Taj Mahal ending in Udaipur. But as some of

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Staying at Taj Lake Palace Hotel, Udaipur – Octopussy’s Lair

Staying at Taj Lake Palace Hotel, Udaipur – Octopussy’s Lair Where? Taj Lake Palace Hotel Exactly? Udaipur, India When? March 2019 Why? As the first leg on my grand, luxury tour of Rajasthan, India, I was lucky enough to be invited to the world famous Taj Lake Palace Hotel for a two night stay. This hotel has been on my wish list for years, so I can’t tell you how

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Finding My Zen at Absolute Sanctuary, Koh Samui

Finding My Zen at Absolute Sanctuary, Koh Samui Where? Absolute Sanctuary Exactly? Nestled amidst lush green hills on the beautiful Thai island of Koh Samui, with architecture akin to a palatial, Mediterranean villa, the Absolute Sanctuary is haven of peace and wellbeing. When? Feb 2019 Why? The multi award winning spa and resort has just introduced six new innovative wellness and fitness programs to its schedule. Already renowned as a

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10 Personalised Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas on Amazon Handmade

10 Personalised Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas on Amazon Handmade (AD) Valentine’s Day is always such a mine field when it comes to giving and receiving presents. Will your other half like it or will they hate it? I know I’ve struggled in the past when we’ve both had different ideas of what makes the perfect gift. No one likes spending hours and vast amounts of money on expensive or elaborately

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Experimental Chalet, Verbier – Coolest New Hotel in The Alps

Experimental Chalet, Verbier – Coolest New Hotel in The Alps Where? Experimental Chalet Exactly? Verbier, Switzerland Best time to go? ski season runs from December through to April dependant on the snow! Why? This season sees the opening of the coolest new hotel to hit the slopes in a long time. Brought to us from the trendy, Parisian trio who created the Experimental Group bars, speakeasies and hotels across London,

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The UK’s Most Sustainable Restaurant Guide with BMWi8 and Melissa Hemsley

  The UK’s most sustainable restaurant guide with BMWi8 and Melissa Hemsley In celebration of the launch of the new BMW i8 Roadster, the latest electric hybrid car, BMWi has collaborated with the lovely celebrity chef Melissa Hemsley, to create the ultimate sustainable dining guide, ‘Eat.Live.Drive.’ In today’s society people are becoming more and more eco conscious, with a recent survey finding that 32 percent of people would prefer to

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The Alpina Gstaad – Madonna’s £17,500 A Night Ski Hotel

The Alpina Gstaad – Madonna’s £17,500 A Night Ski Hotel Where? The Alpina Location? Gstaad, Switzerland. Madonna’s favourite winter wonderland hotel in the Alps, she liked it so much she bought a chalet in the same village. Celebs who’ve stayed?  Madonna, Leonardo DiCaprio, Tiger Woods and many more… Fun facts?  The Panorama Suite (where Madonna stayed) costs £17,500 per night.  It has its own private gym, massage room, jacuzzi, hammam, kitchen with

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London’s Top 5 Christmas Instagram locations

London’s Top 5 Christmas Instagram locations It’s time for the countdown to Xmas and if you’re not in the festive mood already, this is my top 5 list of London’s most Christmassy locations to help you on your way. These beautiful winter wonderland locations filled with fake snow, shearling rugs, fairy lights and mulled wine are sure to rid you of your ‘bar humbug’ and instil a little festive cheer

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The Perfect Personalised Christmas Gift Guide

The Perfect Personalised Christmas Gift Guide I find that when it comes to buying Christmas presents, one of the most difficult things is buying genuinely, heartfelt, thoughtful gifts. It’s easy to just buy a bottle of wine or a box of chocolates, but it all just seems so anonymous and unthoughtful. So one of the best ways around this is to personalise your gifts or give something hand crafted! If

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