Take shelter from the New York storm

January 27th, 2015|CONCERTS & MOVIE, HOTELS, NEW YORK, RESTAURANTS, SEASONAL CITIES|

New York is hunkering down in the cold shadow of Winter Storm Juno. With more snow and freezing temperatures on the way, we bring you five great places to take shelter from the elements, lovingly skimmed from our winter guide to the Big Apple. Note that some venues are currently shut or closing early (check [...]

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Valentine’s Day sorted – part two

January 23rd, 2015|LONDON, NEW YORK, RESTAURANTS, ROME, SEASONAL CITIES, SHANGHAI, SHOPPING, SYDNEY|

In the second part of our Valentine’s Day double whammy, we bring you five more ways to woo your loved one, from a romantic restaurant in Rome to a great shop for cards in New York. And we have included a wild card option for the singletons in London. Because life is not always a [...]

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Valentine’s Day sorted – part one

January 22nd, 2015|BARCELONA, BARS & CLUBS, HOTELS, ISTANBUL, LONDON, MOSCOW, NEW YORK, RESTAURANTS, SEASONAL CITIES|

Valentine’s Day can be make-or-break stuff. Book yourselves into the wrong kind of hotel on 14 February and you could end up in the doghouse. Reserve a restaurant table next to the loos and the whiff of suspicion that you were disorganised will taint your candlelit tryst. Here in the first of a romantic two-parter, [...]

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New year, big idea

December 19th, 2014|BERLIN, MOSCOW, NEW YEAR, NEW YORK, SEASONAL CITIES, SHANGHAI, TOKYO|

It’s a fickle business, bringing in the new year. Some people love it. Others flee it. If you fancy a last-minute escape or just want to plan something epic for next year, we bring you five great things to do around new year from our 11 new and free Winter 2014 guides. Whatever you decide [...]

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Happy Thanksgiving

November 26th, 2014|NEW YEAR, NEW YORK, SEASONAL CITIES|

Happy Thanksgiving tomorrow to the US. If you miss the celebrations, check out the New Year’s Eve fireworks in the Big Apple instead. It’s one of writer Mark O’Flaherty’s top five events in our winter guide to New York. New Year’s Eve Fireworks Times Square is horrible on any day of the year and only [...]

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The warming autumnal reviver

October 27th, 2014|BARS & CLUBS, NEW YORK, SEASONAL CITIES|

I am definitely stopping in at the Hotel Delmano for one of these drinks next time I am in New York. The bar is one of five selected for our autumn 2014 guide by writer Mark O’Flaherty (www.civilianglobal.com). Hotel Delmano As fancy as it is distressed, this looks more like a romantic Venetian parlour than [...]

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Hitting the Mark

September 20th, 2014|HOTELS, NEW YORK, PARKS & GARDENS, SEASONAL CITIES|

It's been a very exciting first few days rolling the app out to friends, colleagues and other contacts. I have just started contacting PR firms who wanted to check out Seasonal Cities when it went live and see how the reviews on their clients looked and this was the first reply. It’s highly encouraging to [...]

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