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Shaken not Stirred: Purity H2O

For this episode of Shaken not Stirred we are visiting the Fairmont Grand Hotel Kyiv, to try their signature cocktail Purity H2O. This refreshing vodka based cocktail is made using the latest mixology technology – the cocktail siphon. The siphon creates a … Continue reading

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TravelFacts #6: The world’s tallest building

I expected nothing less than the world’s tallest building to be located in Dubai because I firmly believe that this city holds the world record for the world’s largest list of the world’s largest records in the world! The magnificent Burj … Continue reading

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Shaken not Stirred: Pearls of Baku

For this episode of Shaken not Stirred we are visiting the newly opened Fairmont Baku, Flame Towers, Azerbaijan. The history of Azerbaijan is inseparably linked to the cultivation of pomegranates and this refreshingly pink cocktails celebrates this to a T! … Continue reading

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In the Frame: Crossing Abbey Road

For this week’s “In the Frame” we are quite literally walking in the footsteps of legends – crossing Abbey Road! The Abbey Road crossing is now Grade II listed and is a constant lure for tourists wanted to emulate that famous … Continue reading

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Old Dubai

When people mention Dubai, they immediately think of sharp, contemporary skyscrapers, excessive wealth and hot, hot sun.  Whilst it is all that of course, I personally find the older elements of the city of more interest. I loved my trip … Continue reading

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Kaspar comes into his own!

After a career spanning 87 years, it’s good to see the octogenarian Kaspar the Cat take centre stage at his local haunt.  He started life as a 14th guest at The Savoy, A Fairmont Managed Hotel, London, designed by Basil Ionides … Continue reading

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The View from the Shard

I have watched The Shard grow from the ground upwards as it is situated literally minutes from one of my clients, London Bridge Hotel.  The viewing platform – The View From The Shard – opened on 1st February 2013 on … Continue reading

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