Chewton Glen Hotel: A Perfect Day at an English Spa

by Katy Stewart on September 8, 2011

Chewton Glen Hotel, Hampshire.

It was an early start for a weekend morning, but as we got into the car, the sun was shining and our spirits were high. We had booked the perfect mother-daughter day out: a trip to the luxury spa at the Chewton Glen Hotel, deep within the English countryside. We drove through little villages and […]


Wine Tasting with Head Sommelier Lia Poveda

by Guest Contributor on August 3, 2011

I recently had a leisurely lunch with Lia Poveda, the Head Sommelier at London’s Milestone Hotel, a boutique hotel in Kensington (one of London’s most upscale districts).  We explored the extensive wine list at the hotel’s intimate Cheneston’s restaurant in some depth. We started in the bar with an aperitif, a white wine from Argentina, […]


Blantyre Berkshires New York

There is something distinctly American about a road trip, yet too often these words conjure up images of bad hotels and road food. With a little advance planning, it is possible to hit the highway for a thoroughly grown-up version of a road trip. This was my goal last fall, during the peak of the […]

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