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a barn at Camber Sands

Quite a few of my (London) readers have asked me recently for bolt hole recommendations for much needed weekend breaks away from the city smoke. However much of a city girl I am, I do love the chance to run … Continue reading

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Britain’s only desert, Dungeness

While holidaying at Camber Sands, we took a trip to an unusual village along the coast. Classified as Britain’s only desert, Dungeness is one of the largest expanses of shingle in Europe and home to two nuclear power stations. If … Continue reading

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Kit Kemp’s Ham Yard Hotel

Right, I’m packing my bags.  That’s it!  He and the Smalls can follow me but I’M MOVING OUT.  I’m moving into London’s hottest, lushest, most colourful, newest hotel. Yesterday I dropped by for a tour – oh and to choose … Continue reading

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Bergland Hotel Sölden

Any hotel with a strapline: Activity, Relaxation, Indulgence is aiming pretty high.  I mean, it’s an ambitious mix and could  easily sound like marketing drivel.  But the interesting thing about Hotel Bergland is that the 60 year-old hotel (we stayed … Continue reading

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