London is a Feast for the Eyes

As the Frieze Art Fair approaches, London’s museums and galleries bring out their most scintillating, eye catching shows. Tamara Corm (above) spent two years curating Pace London‘s fabulous and far-reaching retrospective of Italian artist Mario Merz. Corm is standing in front of one of Merz’s iconic igloo sculptures, made from glass, marble and neon. Merz used…

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Bamford Country

Read my latest instalment in Trufflepig about how Lady Bamford and the Dowager Duchess of Devonshire get their hands dirty in the Cotswolds. Title or no title, it’s hard not to enjoy it out here. Not only is the scenery pretty spectacular … But the zen Haybarn spa always leaves me feeling pretty ommmmmm. And…

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Don’t Forget Your Sunscreen

London is having a moment, a very sunny one. Take a walk in the park, lunch al fresco and spend as much time as possible enjoying this blip of California blue. London is chock-a-block with open air options. And for those craving the real deal beyond London, check out the fabulous informal gardens at Barnsley…

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Capering in the Cotswolds

Breathtakingly beautiful, bucolic and at times buzzy, the Cotswolds is the ideal weekend getaway from London. Read my article for Trufflepig, a spirited site devoted to digging up the best in travel. And for those who are doers, there’s lots to do here. “Please do touch” is the theme of  on form, the only sculpture exhibition…