The Style Traveller

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10 Reasons to go to The Cayman Islands – Caribbean

10 Reasons to go to The Cayman Islands – Caribbean Where? The Cayman Islands in the Caribbean Exactly? We stayed at the trendy new Grand Cayman Marriott Beach Resort, the beautiful eco boutique hotel Le Soleil d’Or on Cayman Braque and our final stop was colourful and rustic Southern Cross Club on Little Cayman. Why? This month I was super lucky to be invited on a luxury trip to the Cayman Islands

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St Barths – Street Style

St Barths – Street Style Saint Barth’s is without doubt one of the most fashionable islands in the Caribbean, especially when it comes to luxury fashion. For a tiny island it certainly has an impressive array of designer shops, including Louis Vuitton, Hermes and Chanel, to name a few. So it comes as no surprise that the jet set tourists and a-list islanders alike are well dressed, chic and elegant sartorialists

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Jewels of the Caribbean – The Style Traveller / CARAT* London Shoot

Jewels of the Caribbean – The Style Traveller / CARAT* London Shoot Where? The Caribbean. Exactly? Jumby Bay, A Rosewood Property and The Viceroy, Anguilla. Why? For a photo shoot and collaboration with jewellery brand  CARAT* London. I love jewels and fine jewellery, especially accessorising my outfit with a bit of bling every now and then. But when it comes to travelling abroad, it can be a worry wearing and carrying expensive

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Caribbean Island Hop – What to wear when you’re there

Caribbean Island Hop – What to wear when you’re there As you may have noticed from my Instagram and twitter feed @bonnierakhit I’ve spent a rather incredible couple of weeks hopping around the idyllic, Caribbean Islands. My journey started on the untouched, paradise island of Anguilla, a great relaxing start to the trip, perfect for getting me into the laid back spirit of the Caribbean. We then travelled to the

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Grenada, Caribbean, What to Wear When You’re There

Grenada, Caribbean, What to Wear When You’re There Multi coloured huts by the beach pool at True Blue Bay Hotel Where? Grenada – A beautiful southern Caribbean Island, northeast of mainland South America. Also known as ‘The Spice Island,’ Grenada is one of the world’s largest exporters of mace and nutmeg. It’s a great time to visit Grenada as it’s still reasonably unspoilt compared to it’s surrounding commercialised Caribbean sister islands. 

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Shoreditch Street Style

Shoreditch Street Style The best way to gauge what to wear when you’re there, is to look to the street. The style code in East London is urban, eclectic and dressed down.  Redchurch Street has recently undergone regeneration with the welcome addition of new bars, restaurants and shops. At the opening of the new APC store, an intimate event turned into a huge street party, as is often the way in this part

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Toulouse – Intro

Last week I spent a delightful weekend in the South of France. My boyfriend’s family own a gite (converted farm house) in Le Verdier in the wine region of Gaillac. It’s a great destination for chilling out, wine tasting, eating delicious French food and walks through the vineyards with the gite dog Gigi. The flight from London takes an hour and a half to Toulouse. Easy-jet flies there now so

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Toulouse – Markets

If you manage to prise yourself away from the pool the nearest city is Toulouse. The shopping here is like a mini edited down version of Paris. The centre of town isn’t huge, you can easily walk round it in a day.   Start the morning wandering around the gourmet food markets on Place Victor Hugo. You’ll find an amazing selection of fois gras, cheese, fresh fish, charcuterie and of

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Maldives – what to wear – 50’s

Go retro by channelling 50’s screen icons and pin up girls for the sauciest look on the sand this season. To avoid taking the trend too literally accessorise with sporty flats and modern jewellery. For the finishing touch add a splash of red lipstick.   Clockwise from left: red 50’s bikini – ASOS, sunglasses – Persol, necklace and bracelet – Lucy Hutchings, ring – Maria Francesca Pepe,

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