Escape

By Juliet Herd | 04 Dec 2021

Women mean business at a “Brilliant Breakfast” in support of Prince's Trust

Colourist to the stars Daniel Galvin Jr MBE joined forces with award-winning entrepreneur Alison Cooper and Coutts bank to host a celebratory “brilliant breakfast” last week as part of The... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 30 Nov 2021

Interview: Donna Air on her emotional new play, Punched, and why she wants to shine the light on important female stories

Actress, presenter and producer Donna Air has always championed causes that empower women, but it was in the pandemic – and a pivotal role in television’s The Split – ... Read More

By Tempus | 23 Nov 2021

10 of the world's most exciting new hotels for 2022

Destinations around the world are poised to welcome travellers back in 2022 and showcase their newest hotel openings, be they small boutique offerings or ultra-luxurious, state-of-the-art bases from w... Read More

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 | 19 Nov 2021

Christmas Gift Guide Week pt. V: Experiences

With Christmas fast approaching, this week sees Tempus compile the best gifts to grab for a family member, a friend - or even yourself. From Monday to Friday, we will be looking at the best luxury gif... Read More

By Vicki Power | 02 Nov 2021

Luton Hoo: an evocative glance at a sumptuous bygone era

Driving up the tree-lined avenue to Luton Hoo Hotel & Spa, I could practically hear the plinking piano of the Downton Abbey theme music in my ears. Its Capability Brown-designed grounds create a s... 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 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 | 14 Sep 2021

Peplow Hall Estate opens as stunning countryside escape

Just because summer is drawing to a close doesn't mean the season for staycationing is over, and the recently launched travel brand Luxury Cottages' newest property might be jus... Read More

By Gabriel Power | 27 Aug 2021

Shining seas: a chat with Nautor’s Swan chairman Leonardo Ferragamo

Leonardo Ferragamo is a man with a crystal-clear interpretation of everything he touches. You would expect as much from a son of Salvatore Ferragamo – founder of a fashion retail empire &nd... Read More

By Tempus | 23 Aug 2021

Top 10 things to see at the Goodwood Revival

The Goodwood Revival is the world’s greatest historic motor race meeting; the only sporting event of its kind to be staged entirely in a period theme, as well as a celebration of sustainability.... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 19 Aug 2021

Revive and thrive: the return of Goodwood's historic festival

Any aficionado will tell you that classic cars are about far more than what’s under the bonnet. The world of vintage automobiles is a lifestyle, encompassing everything from vehicle restora... Read More

By Lauren O'Neill | 05 Aug 2021

The Marylebone review: Rediscover London with a stylish, city staycation 

With the green and amber lists ever changing and a rather large question mark over travel at the moment, many of us are craving a change of scenery, however, escapism might be closer than you think. W... Read More

By Gabriel Power | 30 Jul 2021

11 reasons to visit the British Virgin Islands

The British Virgin Islands, one of the UK's myriad Overseas Territories, is an intriguing prospect for holidaymakers. It is at once homely and utterly alien to the average Brit; one feel... Read More

By Tempus | 29 Jul 2021

The best London rooftop bars for summer 2021

In the wake of "Freedom Day" and the lifting of lockdown restrictions in the UK, millions of Londoners have been looking to get back among the hustle and bustle of the city's peerless ni... Read More

By Freddy Clode | 08 Jul 2021

REVIEW: The Cadogan, A Belmond Hotel, London

As the travel ban continues and it seems impossible to be able to secure a reservation in the countryside, there is a question to answer as to why we’re not enjoying the incredible hotels London... Read More

By Polly Jean Harrison | 30 Jun 2021

Sporting greats: the activity centred luxury European resorts

With the world cautiously emerging from various lockdowns just in time for the summer, travellers are desperate to explore places old and new, soaking up the sunshine and atmosphere that a luxury reso... Read More

By Tempus | 18 Jun 2021

Why wine tourism is the future of travel (even if you don't drink)

It goes without saying that travel is widely considered by most to be a means of escape from normal life. But living through a global pandemic watching travel opportunities dry up has brought thi... Read More