Best Middle Eastern Luxury Hotels 2017

I can’t believe a year has passed since our last round up of the best luxury hotels in the Middle East.  2017 has been an exciting year for new hotel openings and refurbishments while others have maintained their high standards of luxury hotel living. This year we and other travel bloggers have experienced the best in luxury hotels in the Middle East to tell you the best places to stay in the UAE, Qatar, Jordan and Oman View Post

Is the Conrad Dubai family friendly?

I’m not going to deny it, The Conrad chain on hotels is fast becoming one of my favourites. The Conrad Tokyo is one of my all time favourite hotels but could its sister hotel in Dubai live up to my exceedingly high expectations?  View Post

Great Northern Hotel – Be trainsported to Art Deco luxury!

If I have a secret geek side, it has to be my love of trains in particular the golden age, art deco train travel. One of my top travel bucket list items is to travel on the Orient Express, ever since I read the magnificent Murder on the Orient Express by Agatha Christie. So imagine my delight when I found out the Golden Era of train travel had been recreated in a 5* hotel setting in central London! I was sure thus place would tick many of my ten things that makes a hotel luxurious – it was a place I just had to stay!  View Post

Sheraton Grande Tokyo Disney – a perfect family friendly hotel in Tokyo?

While Tokyo Disney and Disney Sea are easily accessible by Tokyo public transport there is something magical about staying on the Disney site. When we returned to Tokyo to visit Disney Sea we stayed at the Sheraton Grande Tokyo. Here’s what we thought:  View Post

Conrad Tokyo Review: finding luxury in central Tokyo 

Tokyo has been near the top of our bucket list for years so we were so excited that this year was the year we got to go. We knew travelling with our little one would mean that we needed a great hotel for our stay in Tokyo. After much research we decided that the Conrad Tokyo was the hotel for us.  So as we got off our twelve hour flight I couldn’t wait to check into our luxury.  View Post