Cocktails

By Tempus | 27 Nov 2019

Kristofer Ruscon, founder of Hatt et Söner, on the champagne house's remarkable history – and unique product

Hatt et Söner champagne has an interesting origin. It was during the 1940s, in the French Alpine town of Annecy, that Joseph Ruscon made his vow to never pass a day of his life without ... Read More

By Tempus | 18 Nov 2019

Security specialists Valkyrie hosted an exclusive showcase at the home of SAS-founder Sir David Stirling

Specialist security company Valkyrie hosted an exclusive showcase event on 13 November in association with event partners Copperstones – exclusive agent of Aston Martin Residence Miami... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 05 Nov 2019

Take it sloe: Neil Beckett shares his take on the best winter gin cocktails

Premium gin is often considered the quintessential drink of the British summertime, but it is also an under-appreciated tipple in the winter months, according to Kingston Distillers Neil Beckett. Beck... Read More

31 Oct 2019

Luxurious hospitality at Royal Ascot and Wimbledon: how fans can set the pace for 2020

What better way to witness sporting drama than by doing it in style, particularly from a royal enclosure? There are two major events in the British summer calendar that never fail to draw the crowds, ... Read More

By Sam Bradley | 30 Oct 2019

New Chelsea restaurant The Hunter’s Moon is perfecting the fine art of contrast

Achieving the perfect contrast can be a difficult game to play. Lean too far to one extreme and all sense of balance is lost, but get stuck in the middle and you’ll be bland enough to be forgott... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 30 Oct 2019

The Lyan king: how Ryan Chetiyawardana's new bar Lyaness is reinventing cocktails

Ryan Chetiyawardana never repeats himself. Known as Mr Lyan, Chetiyawardana's multi award-winning cocktail bars have never failed to impress his affluent punters and challenge the norm, from his 2... Read More

By Tempus | 23 Oct 2019

Nolita Social celebrates la dolce vita for its Hennessy Nights series finale

One of Knightsbridge’s most luxurious late-night venues, Nolita Social has been celebrating la dolce vita since its opening. The stylish cocktail lounge and live music bar is located beneath Set... Read More

By Rachel Ingram | 02 Sep 2019

Discover why serious skiers – and investors – are making a downhill run to Niseko Village, Japan

With the Rugby World Cup heading to Japan in October, followed by the Summer Olympics in 2020 and Expo 2025, the world’s eyes are on the East Asian island nation. But while many still think of J... Read More

By Tempus | 09 Aug 2019

These are the summer cocktail trends shaking up London's premium bars

With its unmatched view of St Paul's Cathedral and buzzing ambience all year round, Madison London is one of the capital's best-known rooftop restaurants, but it’s the ever-changing and ... Read More

By Rachel Ingram | 04 Jun 2019

Float therapy: Tempus discovers how the luxury Seabourn Odyssey is rebooting the traditional cruise

Luxury cruise line Seabourn doesn’t like the word ‘boat’ for a reason. Preferring the term ‘floating hotel’, each ship sleeps up to 458 guests who enjoy Michelin-sta... Read More

By Tempus | 03 Jun 2019

Acclaimed Athenian bar The Clumsies hits London for a five-day residency

When we think of destinations revered for their mixology skills, the Mediterranean does not immediately spring to mind, but over the last few years, Athens has become something of a cocktail hive, wit... Read More

By Ross Forbes | 20 May 2019

Thai break: from eco-living in Koh Samui to cultural immersion in the capital

The Kingdom of Thailand is known for its fine cuisine, sandy beaches and rich cultural heritage. But what efforts is this hot-spot making when it comes to luxury travel? From my experience hopping fro... Read More

By Lauren Burris Hill | 29 Mar 2019

Luxury travel and conservation come together in Mozambique’s pristine Bazaruto Archipelago

It’s as we’re cruising the shallows off Bazaruto Island that I first see it – a solitary dugong slowly grazing on the seagrass of this pristine lagoon, indifferent to our presence as... Read More

By Lauren O'Neill | 14 Mar 2019

Discover the relaxed fine-dining restaurant showcasing Florence's gastronomic arts

Florence is a city renowned for its incredible culture, picturesque buildings and mouthwatering food, but with so much to do and so many places to eat within it’s four historic walls, it can be ... Read More

By Amira Arasteh | 08 Mar 2019

A cultural journey: absorb the history of the Jebel Akhdar mountains during your stay at Oman’s Anantara

As I climb into the car that is awaiting me upon arrival at Muscat airport, Oman, my mind cannot help but reference Sex and the City 2, as the girls are greeted by private cars in Abu Dhabi. I decide ... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 06 Feb 2019

As new private members’ club The Court prepares to open, Harry Mead shares his vision

When entrepreneur Harry Mead decided to launch private members' club The Court, he had a vision to redefine the typical club experience by collaborating with some of the biggest names in hospitali... Read More

By Rachel Ingram | 30 Jan 2019

The Athenaeum's red brick Residences are shaking up how guests can experience Mayfair

The most prestigious area in London, Mayfair, is famed for its red-brick Victorian townhouses, fine dining restaurants, high-end boutiques and Savile Row tailors. While there are some nice luxury hote... Read More

By Tempus | 20 Dec 2018

Ring in the new year with our pick of the best events for London's last minute partygoers

New Year’s Eve is the ultimate night to celebrate and raise a glass to the passing year, but if you haven’t quite figured out how you're planning to ring in 2019, fear not. Whether you... Read More

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