If you read some of the reviews for Hotel Negresco, you’d strongly consider staying elsewhere. “Living on Past Reputation” says one recent review, “ Overrated. Pretentious and noisy” says another. So why would I recommend this hotel?
As frequent visitors to London, we have long searched for the right Luxury Hotel that can become our bolthole and base from which to work or explore the city. Earlier this week was our latest attempt to find the hotel, and I think we might have found it. We were in town for a night … Continue reading “Have we found our London bolthole?”
Everybody knows about Jerusalem, one of the oldest cities in the world and the focus of so many religious and historical stories. Jerusalem, home of the wailing wall; the church of the Holy Sepulchre, the place where Jesus was crucified; the Temple on the Mount and much, much more. But most people will not be … Continue reading “A feast for the eyes and stomach at Jerusalem’s famous Shuk”
Planning a trip to Tel Aviv? Here are 12 key facts you need to help with your planning. Location
Florence Street Art – a modern day renaissance? Florence has to be one of Europe’s most beautiful cities. It is of course, the birthplace of the Renaissance that pushed Italy onto the global stage of beauty. Artists including Michelangelo, Donatello, Botticelli and Raphael are associated with the city and the majority of the tourists, myself included, come to marvel. … Continue reading “Street Art in Florence”