Hotels

By Gabriel Power | 22 Nov 2021

The world's best travel destinations to spend Christmas this year

To some people, the idea of leaving the confines of their house - let alone their home city or country - for Christmas is a completely alien and terrifying prospect. But how many times have you s... 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 | 08 Nov 2021

The most luxurious ski hotels to book this season

There are few things more romantic, cosy or even exhilarating than hiding away among the rugged mountains of a ski region in a luxurious hotel. Surrounded by snow-capped peaks and the confines of a go... Read More

By Sara Darling | 06 Nov 2021

REVIEW: The Franklin Hotel, London

"SW3" has a magical ring to it. It conjures up images of joyful times spent admiring the Christmas windows at Harrods, ice skating in front of the Natural History Museum or taking ... Read More

By Juliet Herd | 01 Nov 2021

Queen of the wild: a chat with conservationist Victoria Aspinall

“Not many people can say they have been foster mum to a gorilla, wolf, leopard and lion cub,” says Victoria Aspinall, creative director of British conservation charity the Aspinall Fo... Read More

By Tempus | 21 Oct 2021

Where to celebrate Champagne Day in London

To celebrate Champagne Day on Friday 22 October, Tempus and the Champagne Bureau UK has partnered with three of London’s top Champagne venues, Ginger Lily at Pan Pacific, The... Read More

By Vicki Power | 12 Oct 2021

Heritage Dulwich: superb Indian in the suburbs

As far as I’m concerned, there have been few downsides to working from home in the pandemic era – loungewear and being in for the Amazon delivery guy being chief among them. But a year and... Read More

By Tempus | 11 Oct 2021

REVIEW: Celebrating Sundays at The Milestone Hotel

If there’s one major drawback to any hotel stay, no matter if it’s a business trip in the city or a bucolic countryside stay with the family, it’s the all-too-often frighteningly ear... Read More

By Tempus | 05 Oct 2021

Courtship and comfort: the best five-star hotels for romance

Let's face it; after a year locked in a house together, those couples who braved the never-before-seen, warts-and-all elements of their relationship deserve a romantic break to rekindle the fire t... Read More

By Juliet Herd | 04 Oct 2021

The Londoner: a beacon of light for Leicester Square

From the minute you enter The Londoner, Leicester Square’s new super-boutique hotel, you can feel its pulse – “like a heartbeat” remarks a member of staff - and find yourself e... Read More

By Judy Cogan | 29 Sep 2021

Bond abroad: five breathtaking filming locations made famous by No Time To Die

The high-gloss glamour, death-defying stunts and gripping plot lines we’ve been looking forward to for so long from the latest Bond film No Time to Die have finally arrived. The 25th f... Read More

By Freddy Clode | 25 Sep 2021

Hotel Grande Bretagne, Athens: the perfect autumnal weekend escape

‘Athens, the eye of Greece, mother of arts and eloquence’ - John Milton  When one goes in search of a sun-kissed late summer adventure, few places fit the bill better t... Read More

By Tempus | 15 Sep 2021

Jumeirah Group announces stunning new Maldives hotel

Global luxury hospitality company Jumeirah Group this week announced the launch of its newest international resort, Jumeirah Maldives, which will welcome its first guests on 1 Octo... Read More

By Tempus | 03 Sep 2021

Transformative travel: Jeremy Jauncey on how to change the world with wanderlust

What is true luxury? For me, it’s being able to visit far-flung places and have an experience that money can’t buy. It's not having lots of things to show off, but rather the moments t... Read More

By Rory FH Smith | 02 Sep 2021

Sir Jackie Stewart on his love for F1 and his lasting legacy

While Formula One may be enjoying a much-awaited return to form, with racing rivalries and friendship reminiscent of the glory days of the 1960s and ’70s, today’s racing championship is mi... Read More

By Gabriel Power | 28 Aug 2021

A Japan for all seasons

With the eyes of the world on the Olympics and Paralympics (which begin on 24 August), one could be forgiven for believing that the cultural draw of Japan revolves solely around Tokyo. The towering ne... Read More

By Lauren Jade Hill | 24 Aug 2021

Gleaming inspiration: Lalique tells Tempus its story

The 1888-founded symbol of French luxury, Lalique has continued to thrive through inspiration and artisanal know-how. Mesmerising collections embody the vision of Lalique and internationally reno... Read More

By Lauren O’Neill | 23 Aug 2021

Rest & revitalise: London's best spa days

While many are heading to the Great British countryside this summer, we are taking advantage of London’s best five-star spa hotels. Stay overnight and wake up to an inviting pool, before indulgi... Read More