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By Dominique Dinse | 18 Jun 2022

REVIEW: Restaurant Le Dalí at Hotel Le Meurice

Paris is a city best explored by foot – which, as anyone who’s ever explored its sprawling arondissements will know, is not the most luxe experience. With children in tow it can make the w... Read More

By Tempus | 31 May 2022

World Bicycle Day: the best European city break destinations for cyclists

This week on 2 June, commuters, racers and cycling enthusiasts across the globe will celebrate World Bicycle Day, a commemoration of all things two-wheeled. Originally launched in 2018 by the Uni... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 30 May 2022

A classé of its own: the wines of Château Malartic-Lagravière

On the outskirts of Bordeaux, among the French wine region’s bucolic sloping hills, the feted Château Malartic-Lagravière is on a mission to reinvigorate the region. Founded at the end of th... Read More

By Vicki Power | 19 Feb 2022

Fizzing Italian Escape

The sat nav failed on our journey to L’Albereta. It couldn’t find the hotel in the Lombardy hills just outside the village of Erbusco. After much doubling back and asking, ‘Is that i... Read More

By Tempus | 11 Nov 2021

Renaissance Hotels opens new site in Bordeaux

With Brits finally able to travel to France quarantine-free from November, there’s never been a better time to rediscover Bordeaux in all its cultural, elegant splendour.  Renaiss... Read More

By Tempus | 14 Aug 2021

The best hotels in Europe for any occasion

Summer has hit its peak; the sun is out, the temperatures are balmy and travel-hungry Brits are looking abroad for a slice of luxury after a year of being stuck in a rain-lashed UK. It is, for all int... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 19 Jul 2021

Local heroes: Private White VC founder James Eden tells us about honouring his remarkable family legacy

Manchester-based menswear brand Private White VC has been an understated style staple of discerning gentlemen since its launch in 2013. But, behind the scenes, founder James Eden is also using his uns... Read More

By Gabriel Power | 10 Jul 2021

Breaking tradition: Wedgwood VP Sjeord Leeflang tells us about the brand's transformation

Few brands embrace their quintessential ‘Britishness’ in a more thorough manner than Wedgwood. Founded in 1759 by Josiah Wedgwood in the Staffordshire village of Burslem, the company has b... Read More

By Gabriel Power | 10 Mar 2021

The Agave Trilogy pt. I: tequila

In this three-part series, Tempus is putting the more ubiquitous tipples of whisky and wine to one side and instead taking a look at some of Mexico's finest agave-based spirits, whi... Read More

By Tempus | 04 Jan 2021

7 iconic novels set in must-visit destinations around the world

If not one, but two lockdowns have had a silver lining, it’s that people across the UK are rediscovering the pleasure of reading. According to publishing house Bloomsbury, both print book and co... Read More

By Chantelle Billson | 02 Dec 2020

Fiole, the world's first virtual perfumery, is determined to introduce scent-sational fragrances to the UK

A year unlike any other, 2020 has seen companies change tack almost overnight as they adapt to the unprecedented impact of Covid-19. Tasks that used to be easily achievable are no longer feasible due ... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 14 Feb 2020

Amanda Nevill reflects on her 17 years as CEO of the BFI and tells Tempus why cinema is Britain's greatest export

Cinema is changing. That’s the message from the British Film Institute, the charitable body whose mission is to champion and develop a sizeable domestic industry. 20-years ago, British film pale... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 04 Jun 2018

Opera star Carly Paoli celebrates Classic BRIT nomination

Opera singer Carly Paoli has become a household name in Italy, best known for her light and playful interpretation of arias and musical theatre standards alike. But although the British-Italian singer... Read More

By Rose Adams | 27 Mar 2018

Is Hublot's sporty take on the luxury smartwatch set to replace the traditional timepiece?

Swiss watch brand Hublot premiered its first luxury smartwatch, the Big Bang Referee 2018 World Cup Edition Russia, at the Baselworld Watch Fair earlier this month – and it is already makin... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 15 Mar 2018

How Mayfair-based Starr Luxury Cars is set to reach stratospheric success

From luxury car hire to elegant chauffeur services, there's one business in London that has plans in motion to become the only name on the discerning client's lips. Ikenna Ordor's Starr Lu... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 01 Mar 2018

Step inside the artwork with an interactive experience like no other

Art production company Vox Vanguard knows what it takes to create a one-of-a-kind experience for the most glamorous of events. Mixing fine art with model performances, big name brands and professional... Read More

By Tempus | 28 Feb 2018

Ed Sheeran is announced best-selling artist of 2017

Ed Sheeran has been announced as the best-selling artist of 2017, certified as multi-platinum in 36 global markets, thanks to his hit album ÷ and single Shape of You. Sheeran made history as he... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 27 Feb 2018

Models Paul Sculfor and Oliver Cheshire go head to head with Formula E star Mitch Evans

Formula E driver Mitch Evans is one of the most exciting rising stars in motorsport, and so it was only natural that celebrity guests at the BRIT Awards Official Aftershow Party, in partnership with T... Read More