Dining

By Gabriel Power | 14 May 2022

The sky's the limit: are airships the future of luxury travel?

It’s not 1968 anymore. The Jet Age, while not technically over, no longer ignites our collective imagination in the manner it once did; we have entered an age in which jet travel has become... Read More

By Gabriel Power | 14 May 2022

Above & beyond: hitting the heights of Val-d'Isere

“Come on, going in a straight line isn’t skiing.” As this phrase leaves my guide Fabrice’s mouth, echoing off the walls of the canyon-like Col de l’Iseran, I sheepishly l... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 07 May 2022

London Stock: a hidden gem of rich flavour and indulgent dishes

Who doesn’t love a hidden gem? For all we amateur gastronomes, it’s clear there’s nothing better than making a real discovery. And that is exactly what I got when I was invited to di... Read More

By Tempus | 03 May 2022

The best hotel breakfasts in Europe

Perhaps the most overlooked facet of a world-class hotel is the quality of its breakfast - after all, it is the most important meal of the day. From opulent buffets to bespoke a la carte orders, more ... Read More

By Judy Cogan | 30 Apr 2022

REVIEW: A'L'aise, Oslo

With its pristine white table cloths and Michelin-starred status as standard, fancy French fine dining hasn’t exactly been a huge hit in Oslo over the years. Eating out is expensive enough in th... Read More

By Tempus | 27 Apr 2022

Indulgent date ideas to treat your partner

Whether you have been with your partner for one year or 10, it’s worth taking the time to think about special ways to treat them. It doesn’t even have to be your anniversary. Sometimes a s... Read More

By Gabriel Power | 26 Apr 2022

The best family hotels in Europe to book now

To say it's been a long two years would be an understatement. Stuck indoors for vast swathes of the last 24 months with little to no travel outside of the odd business trip here and ther... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 23 Apr 2022

Gordon Ramsay’s new Restaurant 1890 at The Savoy is a masterful homage to a fine dining legend

The year is 1890, and the recently-opened Savoy Hotel is lauded as the first purpose-built deluxe hotel in the UK. Situated along London’s The Strand, it is a magnet for the rich and royal, esta... Read More

By Tempus | 20 Apr 2022

The best London rooftop bars for summer 2022

As we approach the first UK summer free of any lockdown measures, millions of Londoners have been looking to get back among the hustle and bustle of the city's peerless nightlife, which has b... Read More

By Juliet Herd | 15 Apr 2022

A culinary tour of Geneva

I am at the beach. It is hot and crowded and there’s nothing for it but to take regular dips in the glimmering turquoise water to stay cool. It could be a typical summer’s day at... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 06 Apr 2022

A chef for all seasons: in conversation with Raymond Blanc OBE

The world of fine dining is explosive. The best establishments live and die by their bold flavours and bolder personalities, where the chef is a tastemaker leading with personality, passion and c... Read More

By Tempus | 05 Apr 2022

Why you should visit Sri Lanka in 2022

It goes without saying that Sri Lanka has long been considered one of the best travel destinations in the world. Indeed, with a glorious tropical climate, beautiful beaches, water sports, un... Read More

By Freddy Clode | 30 Mar 2022

REVIEW: The Shelbourne, Dublin

"The truth is that I am in love with Dublin. I think it is the most beautiful town that I have ever seen, mountains at the back and the sea in front, and long roads winding through decaying subur... Read More

By Tempus | 25 Mar 2022

Europe's best villas for hosting an elegant party

With many missed celebrations over the last couple of years, there’s no excuse needed for making this year’s milestone birthday and anniversary celebrations the best ones yet. With most ju... Read More

By Vicki Power | 02 Mar 2022

Grand Hotel Tremezzo review: a room with a view (and a half)

If any building can match the grandeur of Lake Como, it is the Grand Hotel Tremezzo. A monument to Belle Epoque indulgence standing majestically on the western shore of the lake opposite the town of B... Read More

By Vicki Power | 26 Feb 2022

Isola by San Carlo review: Italian with an island twist

As my cocktail arrived – an Instagramable confection of the prettiest pink with a giant smoke bubble on top – I suspected that I was in for a different dining experience than those general... Read More

By Tempus | 23 Feb 2022

Gordon Ramsay launches new restaurant at The Savoy

World-famous chef Gordon Ramsay has unveiled his newest project, Restaurant 1890 by Gordon Ramsay, which opened today at The Savoy in central London.  With views over The Savoy stu... Read More

By Tempus | 23 Feb 2022

Taj 51 launches stunning new restaurant and bar in central London

Taj 51 Buckingham Gate Suites and Residences, located in central London, has kicked off the new year with the launch of TH@51, the stunning new restaurant and bar serving a vast array o... Read More