A Luxury Stay at The Kimpton Clocktower Hotel – Review

Kimpton Clocktower Hotel reception

The Kimpton Clocktower Hotel was known until recently as The Principal. This unmissable building stands tall within Manchester’s stunning architecture. The 19th-century building was the headquarters of The Refuge Assurance Company. As soon as you enter the hotel lobby, you realise how stunning the hotel is. I have stayed in some beautiful hotels before, but […]

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Where To Stay In Manchester – Our Guide to the Best Places

Where to stay in Manchester - Spinningfields

You are wondering where to stay in Manchester? The northern city has something for everyone – interesting architecture, rich history and culture, tasty food and more. From the bustling Northern Quarter through to the relaxed Castlefield or vibrant Deansgate, Manchester is without a doubt an incredible city. Whatever your preference, you will find a neighbourhood […]

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27 Beautiful Japanese Gardens around the world

Japanese garden with red bride, Toulouse - France

Traditional Japanese gardens are built to create a relaxing environment. Just a simple stroll through the tranquil garden makes people feel refreshed.  Expansive lawns, soothing sounds of flowing water, tea pavilions, lanterns and pagodas: the magical beauty of Japanese gardens have inspired the creation of numerous gardens in and outside of Japan. Luckily, you don’t have […]

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Whitstable: A day trip in a seaside town

Tankerton beach huts - Whitstable things to do day trip

One of the best activities to do on an English summers day is to go to the seaside. Being an island, England is not short of seaside towns, and one of the best is undeniably Whitstable. From its colourful townhouses to the pastel coloured fisherman’s huts, Whitstable is said to be one of the most […]

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