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

Holiday Essentials

  There are certain items that we all know our holiday packing isn’t complete without. Even when the bags are bursting at the zips, we always need to ensure that we take the best pieces with us but where do we draw the line? Here is our pick of the best items to form your holiday capsule wardrobe. The maxi dress and the hot bikini are holiday essentials. This Norma Kamali dress has all the ingredients for multi-tasking. Wear it over this Herve Leger bikini for the beach and then max up the jewellery and add some heels for sundown

Where to eat…

Benares Cuisine: Indian/ Halal Location: 12a Berkeley Square House, Berkeley Square, London, LW1 JBS Website:   Centrally located in the heart of vibrant Mayfair, Benares restaurant certainly has an impressive menu that will spice up those tastbuds. With seasonal ingredients being imported from India, the authentic taste remains in the dishes and enhanced with a contemporary twist. Choose the a' la carte or set menu and enjoy vegetarian and non-vegetarian options. For the seafood lovers, why not try the Ajwaini Jhinga or the Adraki Murdgh for those who prefer chicken. Overall there is a dish to suit any pallet!