New York – the city that never sleeps!

Believe it or not after 6 years of living in Canada, I finally had the chance to spend a few days in the Big Apple. And what a treat that was. First time we had the chance to go to a movie premier all covered by 92.5FM which was great. We didn’t have to worry about anything but getting from the airport to hotel and back. Everything else was being taken care of. We flew into Newark with porter and we decided to buy a transfer to the hotel which cost us 20 per person and took longer than if...

Adventures in Londonland: Day 5 – Luxury, royals and The Northall

And here we are sadly, the last day of my adventures in Londonland. Day 5 started with the promise of a royal treatment. Being the last day in London we haven’t planned much besides having a quick stop at her Majesty’s Palace and ending with an unforgettable dinner. Leaving the comfy and very comfortable QBic bed, we decided to take the subway and make it across city to the luxurious Corinthia Hotel. Now I haven’t had the chance to spend a night in there but trust me when I say this, luxury is at home in Corinthia. The hallways are...

Adventures in Londonland: Day 3 – Bonjour London, come stai?

After a quick breakfast at Crown Plaza and a lazy morning day three  has started. First stop: Bar Boulud. This French bistro with a little American touch is just one of many under the signature of internationally acclaimed chef, Daniel Boulud. Sister restaurant to the popular New York outpost, Bar Boulud London at Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park is the heart of Knightsbridge. The interiors are inspired by a contemporary take on the craft of winemaking with a sleek open kitchen and vaulted ceilings, while the deep, red-leather banquettes and zinc-topped bar create a comfortable and welcoming surrounding for a truly unique London...