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The Wilderness Reserve

The Wilderness Reserve

Lifestyle
The wilderness reserve is a collection of exclusive use country houses, luxury farmhouses, and holiday cottages to rent all set on an 8000 acre private estate. below we have listed our top three properties on the estate, however there are many more available! Wilderness’s Reserve homes are all on an...
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The Greek Islands Worth The Visit

The Greek Islands Worth The Visit

Travel
Rich in culture, and with excellent food and turquoise waters – it’s no secret the Greek islands are some of the most beautiful holiday destinations in the Mediterranean, or for that matter, the world. Plus, it looks like it might be a safer option for a chance of sunshine this...
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Luxury Yacht Charter around Greece

Luxury Yacht Charter around Greece

Travel
From May 2021 onwards Stratfield Fairlane and partners are able to offer a selection of ten luxury yachts to charter in Greece. As well as being one of the most tranquil places to charter, Greece now offers the lowest tax on yacht charters within the Mediterranean, at either 9.6% or...
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The Ultimate Guide To Easter Deliveries

The Ultimate Guide To Easter Deliveries

Dining
Easter weekend might be looking a little different again this year, but that doesn’t mean you can’t spoil yourself. From kits filled with everything you need for a themed afternoon tea to boxes geared towards a traditional Easter Sunday roast, here are some of our favourite ideas out there. BEST...
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Home away from Home

Home away from Home

Travel
Stratfield Fairlane and partners have an extensive property portfolio all over the world. We can assist with finding you the perfect long-term rental or holiday home, along with private flight charters and luxury transfers. French Riviera, Cassis Area This impressive home sits on an enviable vantage point within the hills,...
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Six Senses Supports Sustainability

Six Senses Supports Sustainability

Travel
“There’s no better design than nature, and we have a duty to respect it. But who says sustainable can’t be sumptuous? Or travel can’t be purposeful? In our world, it can.”It takes immense dedication to build a respected brand ethos from scratch, whose reputation is simply synonymous with Sustainability’s zero...
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9 Delicious Afternoon Tea Delivery Kits

9 Delicious Afternoon Tea Delivery Kits

Dining
Afternoon tea always feels like a treat – so it might just be what you need to brighten up your routine. Whether you’re looking for a thoughtful gift idea, an accompaniment for your virtual event, or just a weekend pick-me-up, here are some of our favourite at-home kits to order...
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The best at-home workouts for body and mind

The best at-home workouts for body and mind

Wellbeing
Gyms, yoga studios and personal trainers across the world are fuelling our desire to stay fit during social isolation by offering online classes and at-home workouts, which strengthen both mind and muscle. Home workouts. You know the drill by now – and as we have entered a third, long lockdown...
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Discover endless new cruise horizons in 2022/23

Discover endless new cruise horizons in 2022/23

Travel
It’s no secret that the Regent Seven Seas Cruises fleet includes some of the most luxurious ships in the world. And they’re ready to make waves for the 2022/23 cruise season. Docking in Kotka, you would be forgiven for thinking you had arrived in Russia. The town is, after all,...
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Every New Michelin-Starred Restaurant In The UK & Ireland

Every New Michelin-Starred Restaurant In The UK & Ireland

Dining
Every year, the brightest stars in the restaurant industry descend on the capital for the culinary ceremony of the year: the unveiling of the Michelin Guide. This year, the awards took place virtually, and threw up some bold new choices. Read on for the ultimate roundup of where to book...
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Bucket List Holidays To Start Planning Now

Bucket List Holidays To Start Planning Now

Travel
If there’s one thing this pandemic has taught us, it’s that life is worth living. If like many people you’ve got a burning desire to tick some places off your bucket list, it’s time to start planning now – ready for when this is all over. And with options for...
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11 National Trust Day Trips Within An Hour Of London

11 National Trust Day Trips Within An Hour Of London

Lifestyle
You don’t have to be a National Trust member to visit their beautiful properties and gardens around the UK – for a small fee, anyone can explore these impressive country estates and surrounding acres. For gardens to explore now, and houses to bookmark for later, here are 11 of the...
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The Best Hotel Openings For 2021

The Best Hotel Openings For 2021

Travel
It’s been a tumultuous year for travel, but there’s finally a little light at the end of the tunnel, which makes the idea of a holiday not quite so far-fetched. From suites overlooking the gardens of Versailles to treehouse hideaways in verdant jungles, these are the hotel openings to have...
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How To Do A Winter Staycation In Cornwall

How To Do A Winter Staycation In Cornwall

Travel
Cornwall might be one of the most popular summer holiday destinations in the UK, but that doesn’t mean it isn’t a great option during the off-peak winter season too. Whether you’re looking for a relaxed weekend by the sea or an activity-filled minibreak post-lockdown, here’s what to do and where...
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The Best Festive Food Boxes To Order Now

The Best Festive Food Boxes To Order Now

Lifestyle
It would be pointing out the obvious to say restaurants across the UK have had to diversify into offering home deliveries. But while Christmas Day celebrations remain uncertain, some of our favourite chefs have come up with festive feasting boxes designed to take some of the stress out of the...
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What does Christmas mean to you?

What does Christmas mean to you?

Lifestyle
Covering your home in glittering lights and beautiful decorations, filling the house with fine food and wines, sourcing that perfect gift for someone special or simply making precious memories with loved ones. We are here to ensure that Christmas 2020 is exceptional and magical! Festive Afternoon Tea To-Go We create...
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The best luxury wellness retreats in Africa for an awe-inspiring escape

The best luxury wellness retreats in Africa for an awe-inspiring escape

Wellbeing
From stunning seascapes to the uninterrupted wilds of the bush, expansive deserts to ice-capped mountains, Africa’s diverse landscapes, wildlife and culture are indescribable. But choosing where to base yourself is no easy task – there are a wealth of luxury healthy holiday destinations and resorts on offer on this vast...
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The Festive Activities To Book For Christmas Now

The Festive Activities To Book For Christmas Now

Lifestyle
We might be in a second lockdown, but that doesn’t mean December is totally off the cards. From socially distanced children’s shows to winter lights trails, here are nine Christmas activities worth booking in the hope they go ahead. The Gruffalo’s Child at Alexandra Palace Internationally acclaimed theatre company Tall...
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The Best Vineyards To Visit In The UK

The Best Vineyards To Visit In The UK

Lifestyle
Once upon a time, British wine was an oxymoron. Today, the UK produces award-winning wines that have made the world sit up and take notice. Whether you’re after a day trip with a difference or a weekend away, here are some of the country’s best vineyards to visit. Chiltern Valley...
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The Most Stylish Log Cabins In The UK

The Most Stylish Log Cabins In The UK

Lifestyle
If toasting marshmallows on an open fire, sleeping under the stars, and relaxing in an outdoor bath sound like your idea of bliss, then a luxury log cabin could be your ideal staycation. From wooden Scandinavian-inspired lodges, to plush coastal hideaways, here are some of the best the UK has...
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The Best New Brunches To Know About

The Best New Brunches To Know About

Lifestyle
Whilst current government guidelines permit restaurants to open for indoor eating, for many of us, nothing marks the arrival of the weekend like a lazy weekend brunch. From Michelin-legend Angela Hartnett’s new morning repast, to The Hoxton’s newcomer Rondo, here are some of the best new brunches places to book...
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The best autumn getaways in the UK if you’re dreaming of an end-of-year luxury escape

The best autumn getaways in the UK if you’re dreaming of an end-of-year luxury escape

Travel
First, you have got to decide where to go. Within just a couple of hours from London, you will find miles upon miles of unspoilt coastline, as well as cute and quaint villages. There’s Cornwall, Devon and the beautiful coastline of the Gower Peninsula which are stunning even in the...
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The world’s most incredible and sustainable private islands

The world’s most incredible and sustainable private islands

Travel
If what you want is utter seclusion and perfect peace, in a location off-limits to everyone but the resort staff and a few other guests, then a private island is the only place to go. Here are our favourites selection for you from around the world. BAWAH RESERVE, INDONESIA Opened...
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