Best in show – 6 luxury products
Aug04

Best in show – 6 luxury products

Six quality products that we think you’d really like to know about from our day at the New Forest Show. The New Forest Show, in the heart of the New Forest, Hampshire, has become the premiere showcase for all things agricultural, sporting and family fun over a three day period in late July. Unlike many county shows it retains its agricultural heritage with cattle, poultry, horses and other livestock forming a significant part but it’s...

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Just the Tonic for a cure! Help beat Malaria
May05

Just the Tonic for a cure! Help beat Malaria

Two things close to our hearts – G&T and Malaria! When two things close to our heart come together then we think its got to be really worthwhile! We’ve long been devotees of Gin & Tonic, especially with our favourite Fever-Tree Tonic water – and have also always been concerned by the seemingly inexorable spread of malaria. We’re delighted therefore to contribute with this post on The Luxury Couple to...

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Three sides of the ‘Golden Triangle’, India – Part 2
Mar31

Three sides of the ‘Golden Triangle’, India – Part 2

Three sides of India’s ‘Golden Triangle’ – Dining To complement our posts about hotels and locations, this second of the series deals with India’s wonderful food on the ‘Golden Triangle’ route. Dining has always been one of our great loves, which is probably why we’re on perpetual diets to stand a chance of living long enough to see the rest of the world! It’s very tempting for...

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Magical Royal Mansour – Marrakech
Mar10

Magical Royal Mansour – Marrakech

Dining fit for a King… To call the Royal Mansour an ‘hotel’ is to create preconceptions for the visitor that threaten to undermine the true magic of the experience. One should go with an open mind. Arriving at the commanding Moorish façade one could be forgiven for thinking that you’d simply arrived at the walls of the Medina itself, until on closer inspection the first hints of true craftsmanship appear. Passing through the...

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Flavours of the Medina – Marrakech
Mar03

Flavours of the Medina – Marrakech

We wanted to taste the Medina in all its forms… …especially food that the locals would eat but without the risk of running into trouble…or bathrooms. Prior to travelling to Marrakech our Twitter feed popped up with a lady called Amanda of Marrakech Food Tours. We contacted her to find out more as we intended to spend a good deal of time in the Souks and thought it would be good to combine our meanderings with a culinary...

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Our New York City Diner
Feb04

Our New York City Diner

Notes on latest top-notch nosh and nightlife in New York. A week ago Olly,  our eldest son and part of the TLC team, jetted off to New York on a business trip with his co-director in another business. Not only did he pick the worst weekend since ‘Snowmageddon’ with the city smothered in snow but he seems to have spent all four days in some of the best eateries the city has to offer. We also tasked him with field testing some of the...

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