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    HOW TO Celebrate Christmas in London

    Christmas in London can seem all too overwhelming, with events and celebrations happening in just about every corner of the city. With Christmas markets, ice-skating and theatre productions lined up for your season’s entertainment, it’s hard knowing where to start! Don’t stress – we’re here to help. Here are our tips on how best to celebrate Christmas in London. Get your skates on Somerset House. Open all day and into the night, playing all genres of music and offering a…

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    L’Escargot Is Hosting ‘A Time And Place…. For Everything’

    Now open to the public until late 2015, iconic Soho institution L’Escargot is hosting a photography exhibition which demonstrates Soho as a never ending, constantly changing organism which lives, grows and breathes through its community. The exhibition displayed throughout the famous Soho townhouse, from the iconic restaurant downstairs right through to the top floor of the members club upstairs. Showcased within the exhibition are the works of three amateur photographers, Robert Stallard, Strangeways and Damien Frost. These three photographers who…

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    Scotland’s luxurious spa opens at Portavadie

    Stay-cationing just got even more luxurious with the announcement that Luxury west coast retreat, Portavadie has now opened Scotland’s newest and most luxurious spa and leisure experience. As part of a further £10m development, the spa and leisure complex includes a 16-metre indoor pool, outdoor spa pools, two Scandinavian saunas, Precor equipped gymnasium and the largest heated outdoor infinity pool in Scotland. Like the outdoor pools, the indoor facilities including the gym and spa areas – and even the saunas –…

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    Mastering the perfect cocktails at the Connaught

    Fancy yourself as a bit of a drink’s connoisseur? Well, why not learn from the best as award-winning Director of Mixology Agostino Perrone introduces a series of mixology masterclasses at the world-renowned Connaught Bar… Yes please! The Connaught Bar is a must-visit destination for any serious cocktail connoisseur. For those who have always wanted to know how to effortlessly stir and shake their way to the perfect blend, Agostino, along with his highly trained team, will share his 18 years’…

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    Prefect tube strike hideaways in London

    With today’s tube strike, many are facing quite a ‘detour’ as they make their way around the capital. But there’s no need to see it as a bad thing…If you find yourself getting lost in the crowds, get yourself to one of these hotels and bask in the idyllic urban bliss whilst the rest of the city mops their stressed brow. Sip cocktails in style at a rooftop bar, hang out in a secret garden sanctuary, dine alfresco in the…