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A Cotswold hideout

This summer in Europe has been amazing. In England, it was one of the best in the past decade. Instead of fleeing to the normal summer islands for a bit of sun, I decided to stay in the country and hide in the countryside. Realizing I have never really explored the English countryside, I picked a place I’ve never been. Without a clue how it looks like and how to get there, I picked Ellenborough Park. My previous experience at Coworth Park gave me a very positive image of how beautiful and calming Cotswold is, so I knew it would be beautiful and peaceful.  After a little research and lots of questions, my friend and I arrived a...
Categories: UK

A peaceful break – Coworth Park

It is no secret that Coworth Park, part of the Dorchester Collection, is one of the most popular places in England for a little luxurious getaway. It is luxurious in many senses. A late 18th-century country house hotel on the borders of Windsor Great Park is high-end style without the stuffiness, with a picturesque 240-acre private estate that offers you moments of peace and tranquillity. Being part of the Dorchester Collection implies the level of quality is higher than you can imagine. The friendliness of the staff, their helpfulness, the service, attention to detail, and everything in the park is just impeccable. Once the hom...
Categories: Luxury

Greetings from Mulberry : From England with Love…xx

It’s coming back. Followed by the celebration of SS15 at Galaries Lafayette joined by Georgia May Jagger and Jessie Ware last week, Mulberry announced the appointment of Thierry Andretta as the company’s new CEO few days ago. Today, Mulberry debuts the first in its series of digital stories featuring emerging creative talents. The first film in this series stars Cressida Bonas (YES! THE Cressida Bonas) , a young British actress and dancer who trained at the prestigious Trinity Laban Dance Conservatoire in London, working alongside Michael Howells, choreographer Martin Joyce and director Ivana Bobic. This is the first in a serie...
Categories: Fashion