What’s happening in the short let industry?

  You only have to Google “short let accommodation” to have thousands of results appear on your browser window. So what is causing this new boom and should you get involved? Short letting isn’t a new idea but it has recently seen huge growth, appealing especially to City workers who travel frequently and those with multiple homes. The economy and the London 2012 Olympics are both contributing factors to the rise in short let properties. The economy has taken a bit of a beating this year and many are eager to ensure that their investments are not wasted. With the

Accessories Roundup

  We all know that no outfit is complete without accessories. They are the glue which holds the whole outfit together, so we’ve done some digging and put together a collection of essential accessories that you’ll need for Summer 2012. Handbags make or break an outfit. This season we’ve seen a lot of exotic skins in bright colours for all types of occasions. For the evening, nothing will complete an outfit better than Givenchy’s leopard print clutch. The style is simple and it is also practical which is handy because we all like to cart everything around with us on

Editor’s Pick: The Westbury Mayfair

  Just as a designer handbag evokes sophistication, Mayfair is an area of London that signifies luxury. There are a slew of hotels along this famous stretch of road, so which one should you visit this summer? Opened in 1955, The Westbury has expanded dramatically with 246 bedrooms – of which 20 are suites – it has become one of the largest hotels in London. But don’t let this fool you into thinking that it is an impersonal place to stay; on the contrary The Westbury offers guests a luxury experience where you can be pampered to your heart’s content

Dates for you Diary

  2012 is a big year for events, so we’ve drilled down the list of what to do this summer and selected some essential dates for your diary. What: US Open When: 27th August – 9th September 2012 From August 27th to September 9th the US Open is taking place. This is a must see event as you’ll get to watch the likes of Djokovic hammering away on the court and enjoy the thrill of competitive tennis. You can also experience everything else the US Open has to offer which includes dining at various luxury restaurants, enjoying cocktails in the

Montague on The Gardens

Cosy getaways in central London can be a real chore to find. You get the sound of the road or the rooms are impersonal, after a little digging, we’ve found The Montague on the Gardens – a luxury city hotel with a difference. As soon as you step through the gold doors onto the plush carpet, you are transported to your own personal and quiet oasis. Based in London’s Russell Square, The Montague on the Gardens is an ideal location if you’re looking for a romantic getaway, a place to hold a reception or wedding, or if you just fancy