Get your skates on

December 16th, 2014|BARCELONA, CHRISTMAS, LONDON, MOSCOW, NEW YEAR, PARIS, SEASONAL CITIES, SHANGHAI, SPORTING ACTIVITIES|

In keeping with the festive theme and due to great feedback on the top five Christmas Markets feature, we decided to get our skates on (sorry - had to) and bring you six of the best ice rinks this season from the 11 city guides. May you nail your back-to-back triple jumps before winter is [...]

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Five great Christmas Markets in Europe

December 12th, 2014|BERLIN, CHRISTMAS, LONDON, PARIS, ROME, SEASONAL CITIES, SHOPPING|

The festive season is well and truly upon us, whether we are feeling it or not. So it seemed sensible and possibly even helpful to put down the mulled wine, pause the CD of carols and assemble a list of my favourite Christmas markets from the new winter city guides. May they inspire you to [...]

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Dennis Sever’s House

November 25th, 2014|GALLERIES & MUSEUMS, LONDON, SEASONAL CITIES|

The Christmas Installation at Dennis Sever’s House in London starts in five days’ time. The museum is one of writer Sophie Dening’s top five sights in this winter’s guide to the capital. It’s also a great way to get into the festive mood in case the winter wonderland you have tickets to turns out to [...]

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Due east

October 23rd, 2014|BARS & CLUBS, LONDON, RESTAURANTS, SEASONAL CITIES|

Really enjoyed visiting Sager & Wilde in Hackney recently. It's one of the top five bars in our Autumn 2014 guide to London by Sophie Dening (@SophieDening). Sager & Wilde Before they opened this inviting spot on part-gentrified Hackney Road, Michael and Charlotte Sager-Wilde ran a wildly cool pop-up in Shoreditch, pouring fine burgundy and California [...]

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Good words on the web

September 25th, 2014|LONDON, SEASONAL CITIES|

It’s definitely getting cooler in the mornings and evenings in London. Pretty soon we will have views like the below picture (one of my favourite Autumn 2014 shots). Luckily there were a couple of reviews of the app to keep wintry thoughts at bay. There is still plenty of autumn left. http://www.coolsmartphone.com/2014/09/17/seasonal-cities-your-new-travel-companion/ http://www.mobile-ent.biz/apps/app-of-the-day/app-of-the-day-seasonal-cities/043951 Many thanks [...]

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