Review

By Suzanne Baum | 14 Apr 2021

Review: Garden Globes at The Dorchester

The night after the Baftas took place, I found myself experiencing my own golden globe in the forecourt of The Dorchester Hotel. There may have only been two guests in attendance (me and my husba... Read More

By Rory FH Smith | 23 Feb 2021

Detours and fine dining: the history of the Michelin Guide

In 1900, brothers André and Édouard Michelin were scratching their heads trying to think up a solution to a familiar business problem. Their fledgling eponymous tyre company had been running for 11 ... Read More

By Ben McCarthy | 20 Feb 2021

Column: The National trust's Ben McCarthy tells us about his plans for the UK’s green spaces – and why it’s time to give the natural world its true value

Ben McCarthy is the head of nature conservation and restoration ecology at the National Trust. Here, he tells Tempus about his work restoring the UK's natural resilience and expanding our gre... Read More

By Rachel Roberts | 19 Feb 2021

Warning: a stay here may seriously benefit your wellbeing

Who hasn’t dreamt about running giddily through the marshmallow-soft carpeted corridors of a luxury hotel wearing just their underwear? In my defence, there are some grounds for this particular ... Read More

By Tempus | 28 Jan 2021

As city folk swap urban sprawl for country lifestyle, here's how to navigate the treacherous home planning process

It’s not just Sarah Beeny who has swapped London for the country life. Land Registry data shows a 42% drop in transactions across London in the first six months of 2020, when compared to the pre... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 26 Jan 2021

Aston Martin’s Marek Reichman: “consumers are looking for honesty, consistency and reliability”

2020 has been a year of new challenges but the future is bright for lovers of luxury. In our first ever British Luxury Review, Tempus asks experts from 12 of the UK’s most prestigious brand... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 19 Jan 2021

Northacre CEO Niccolò Barattieri says lockdown has served as “time to reflect” on our values

2020 has been a year of new challenges but the future is bright for lovers of luxury. In our first ever British Luxury Review, Tempus asks experts from 12 of the UK’s most prestigious brand... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 18 Jan 2021

Princess Yachts’ Kiran Jay Haslam on how “the world is reorienting itself around environmental impact”

2020 has been a year of new challenges but the future is bright for lovers of luxury. In our first ever British Luxury Review, Tempus asks experts from 12 of the UK’s most prestigious brand... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 16 Jan 2021

Steve Buck, MD of Barbour, says online shopping should be as special and personalised for customers as the in-store experience

2020 has been a year of new challenges but the future is bright for lovers of luxury. In our first ever British Luxury Review, Tempus asks experts from 12 of the UK’s most prestigious brand... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 14 Jan 2021

Ettinger CEO Robert Ettinger says his talented team is the reason the leather goods brand has “overcome so many hurdles” in 2020

2020 has been a year of new challenges but the future is bright for lovers of luxury. In our first ever British Luxury Review, Tempus asks experts from 12 of the UK’s most prestigious brand... Read More

By Tempus | 21 Dec 2020

Boodles MD Michael Wainwright on the importance of client relationships through 2020

2020 has been a year of new challenges but the future is bright for lovers of luxury. In our first ever British Luxury Review, Tempus asks experts from 12 of the UK’s most prestigious brands to ... Read More

By Tempus | 18 Dec 2020

Royal Salute’s Mathieu Deslandes says the rules of luxury are changing – and a new ethos is here to stay

2020 has been a year of new challenges but the future is bright for lovers of luxury. In our first ever British Luxury Review, Tempus asks experts from 12 of the UK’s most prestigious brands to ... Read More

By Chantelle Billson | 17 Dec 2020

VIVANT, a sustainable wine live streaming service, is determined to amplify responsible winemakers through virtual live experiences

In 2020 the importance of maintaining and looking after our environment has become of great importance. Founded by Michael Baum at Château de Pommard in 2019, VIVANT is a winery determined to re... Read More

By Rebecca Field Hopkins | 15 Dec 2020

Experience Cotswolds chic and indulgent cuisine at Dormy House Hotel

Our weekend at Dormy House began with a scenic drive through The Cotswolds, where we acquainted ourselves with what surely must be some of the country’s most picturesque villages; Broa... 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 Tempus | 13 Oct 2020

Julie's Restaurant is serving energy, ambience and exquisite fine dining in Holland Park

Julie’s is a restaurant whose reputation precedes it. But unlike London’s grand dame establishments struggling to shake off a more imposing, stuffy reputation, this Holland Park insti... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 20 Aug 2020

Rolls-Royce’s colour and trim designer shares the secrets of elegant automotive interiors

Often, when we review a car, our focus is on the speed, performance and exterior look. But, according to Sina Eggl, Rolls-Royce Motor Cars colour and trim designer, the interior of a luxury ... Read More

By Minal Bhanshali | 19 Aug 2020

7 Over 7 founder Minal Bhanshali shares her 5 top tips for better meditation

There is no right way to meditate. The point of meditation, for me, is to become mindless; to allow intuition to kick in and guide me. Experimentalism is the new-age spiritual approach, and so there a... Read More