Steal yourself away on a well-deserved short & stylish city break to indulge in an exciting new experience.
Jet off to one of Europe’s ancient city’s to meander through streets that tell a thousand stories, wrapped up in the romance of it all, or set foot in one of the world’s most legendary cosmopolitan hubs such as New York City, surrounded by sublime contemporary art and architecture or indulging in renowned foodie hot spots. The world’s most vibrant and varied cities are at your fingertips and are so worth exploring - on a short break you can truly absorb a city’s unique atmosphere and take in its highlights, instantly feeling a world away from home. Take a look at some of my favourite short & stylish city breaks - I always love to have one lined up to look forward to…
I love exploring Boston’s fascinating history and gorgeous architecture, strolling the city by foot, popping into the Public Library, gazing along rows and rows of original Brownstone facades and breaking up sightseeing with lots of coffee stops in the city’s many wonderful cafes. The Museum of Fine Arts and Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum are must visits, a trip to Harvard is really interesting and I’d really recommend catching a baseball game if possible – the atmosphere is fantastic and the city is famed for its love of baseball.Read more
One of Morocco’s finest luxury retreats, Amanjena is a magical haven within the bustling city of Marrakech. The palatial, rose-hued property is styled on the beautiful, intricate Moorish buildings of the old city - a spectacular façade houses a vast complex within, boasting flower-filled courtyards featuring opulent fountains, arched cloisters providing cool shade, traditional vaulted ceilings and expansive gardens lined with date palms and olive trees.Read more
From the bustling souk of Marrakech to the ancient Medina of Fes, the historic port of Essaouira, the traditional Berber communities of the desert and snow-peaked Atlas Mountains, Morocco is a stunning blend of tradition and modernity, with an offering as varied as they come, including rich culture, outdoor adventure and an intriguing history. African and Andalusian influences deeply engrained in Morocco’s culture give it rich and entirely individual qualities, and it is undoubtedly one of the most colourful and frenetic destinations you can explore. With new flight routes opening up direct from the UK, it is now even easier to travel to Morocco. Here are some of our highlights…Read more
Every time I explore a new destination, whether it’s on an adventure holiday in Peru or a luxury beach escape in the Indian Ocean, I return home full of excitement to share the amazing sights I have seen. Through my own experiences I have developed a love of helping others experience the great wonders of the world; truly getting under the skin of the extraordinary destinations that are at your fingertips. Getting the details right, from which hotel is perfectly located for exploring away from the crowds, to which local guide is most knowledgeable on history or culture or art, is of paramount importance to me. I am constantly seeking out new and exciting experiences and exploring off the beaten track to ensure my clients are receiving the best and most honest first-hand advice.
Take a look at my travel diaries for food for thought on your next trip...