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7 reasons to stay at Beaches in Ocho Rios

We were recently lucky enough over here at Flavourmag to visit Jamaica and enjoy a stay at Beaches Ocho Rios – Spa, Golf & Water Park.  There are certainly no shortage of hotels and resorts to choose from in Jamaica, from family run guest houses in the hills to the most luxurious beach resorts. Here are our top 7 reasons why we think...

3 unique ways to experience travel

3 ways to experience travel

As restrictions lift, those everyday experiences we have so dearly missed are in closer reach every day – pleasures as simple as meeting with our family and friends, enjoying spontaneous meals out, and even days out. And once travel restrictions ease too, we’ll be lining up to escape anywhere and everywhere.Most of us can’t wait for that moment we get...

Blink-182, Muse & Gorillaz all confirmed for ‘Life Is Beautiful’ festival – Las Vegas 22 – 24 Sept 2017

The Life Is Beautiful Music & Art Festival is back for its fifth year, running from 22nd – 24th September 2017, with confirmed acts including Blink-182, Muse and the Gorillaz. Other acts who are confirmed to take to the stage in 2017 include Two Door Cinema Club, Lorde, Wiz Khalifa, Haim and Sean Paul.The annual festival, which in 2016 attracted more...

NEWSFLASH: Craig David’s TS5 Pool Party returns to Ibiza Rocks Hotel for 2018

Craig David TS5

For the past two summers platinum album-selling superstar, Craig David has quite simply smashed it with his consistently sold–out ‘TS5 Pool Party’ residency at Ibiza Rocks Hotel. The main man is coming back to the home of the pool party in Ibiza to score the ultimate hat trick with an extended twelve-week TS5 Pool Party residency, every Tuesday from 10h July to 25th September.From...

A Walk Through Time Summer Street Party – Connaught Village 150th Celebration, 5th July

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Connaught Village, the beautiful Georgian village at the heart of the Hyde Park Estate, is celebrating a notable 150-anniversary milestone with a series of events throughout summer. Launching Thursday 5th July, 3-7pm, with an immersive walk through time, expect a journey through the ages with food and drink, live music and street entertainment spanning the last 150 years to the...

Three of London’s Weirder Attractions

The Nose at Admiralty Arch

When you think of visiting our wonderful capital, what sort of tourist spots spring to mind? Big Ben? Buckingham Palace? Madame Tussauds? Tower Bridge? The list of quintessential London tourist attractions is endless and make for a jolly good holiday for the whole family.Of course, when you head down to London, you’re going to want to see the big names...

Vdara Las Vegas – 10 reasons to stay at this stunning hotel

The Vdara, Las Vegas is a beautiful 5 star apartment style hotel situated in the heart of the Las Vegas strip. We had the pleasure of staying at the Vdara during our Romantic Couples Getaway trip, which was 7 days of bliss. As mentioned in our Romantic Couples Getaway feature, we lived the excessive lifestyle while enjoying concerts, theatre shows,...

Enjoy tropical paradise in Thailand this year – with packages to suit all budgets

Enjoy tropical paradise in Thailand this year - with packages to suit all budgets

Boasting year-round sunshine, Thailand’s strikingly diverse landscape, culture, golden beaches and turquoise waters has made this country a long-time favourite to the discerning UK traveller. For visitors looking for a luxury holiday to Thailand, here are some of the top packages to book to Thailand this year:The Nai Harn, Phuket from £749 per personRecently opened in Phuket in January last...

Festival Preview: Strawberries & Creem

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In a game of Cambridge word association you’d be forgiven for avoiding genres and words being Grime, Hip Hop, Reggae, Red Stripe and Nelly, or rather I’d forgive you if you asked me what words came to mind when Cambridge was articulated. Strawberries & Creem Festival (and that’s with two E’s by the way,) now setting up for it’s third...

Christmas at Cafe Royal

The Café at London’s iconic Hotel Cafe Royal on Regent Street, will be offering a selection of seasonal cakes, pastries and hampers throughout the festive period. Created by Cafe Royal’s house pastry team, they will be available to enjoy within The Cafe’s beautiful and impressive surroundings, or to take away, making ideal bespoke Christmas gifts for family and friends.Festive Specials...

End the year with a bang: Rise Festival 16th – 23rd 2017! Line Up and Adventures Revealed

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Party on top of the world, as you end the year with a bang at the Rise Festival 16th - 23rd December 2017 at Les 2 Alpes, France. Rise Festival (now in its 4th year) has revealed its line up for 2017 with Craig David presents TS5 his global smash hit show, plus a huge mix of the UK’s finest live and...

Grey Goose Le Grand Fizz Summer Terraces at The Mondrian, The Ned and Yauatcha

Grey Goose grand le fizz

Grey Goose has collaborated with some of London’s most iconic bars to serve their own interpretation on their signature cocktail, Le Grand Fizz, which is an elevated twist on the classic spritz. Grey Goose has partnered with the bars at luxury dim-sum restaurant Yauatcha, Sea Containers at the Mondrian Hotel and The Ned in Bank to open summer terraces, giving Londoners...

Digital Detox At The World’s First Questival – Wildfire Adventure Camp

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Set in a stunning forest location, Wildfire is a cross between a 1950's style adventure camp and a festival. Leaders will encourage campers to take part in a huge array of activities across the site during daytime hours. This ‘Questival’ requires you to leave your modern day lifelines at the door (no electronic devices allowed, not even cameras), with a focus...

5 reasons you should travel solo

It took me a very long time until I took my own solo adventure. My only regret in life is not starting it earlier. My first solo adventure was moving to London when I was 23 years-old. Since then I’ve become an inspiration amongst my friends, encouraging each and every one of them to try travelling on their own at...

Special cocktail for International Women’s Day – Hawksmoor Seven Dials + ‘Press for Progress’ panel

Special cocktail for International Women's Day

Seven Dials will be celebrating International Women’s Day in March, with a week-long celebration throughout the area. With an abundance of award-winning and independent brands, Seven Dials houses a vast and varied selection of exceptional businesses, many of which are founded and run by women. The week will celebrate the brilliant women behind the businesses of Seven Dials, as well as a...

Take a look at the Halloween menu at All Star Lanes

The halloween burger at all star lanes

All Stars Lanes have released their Halloween menu which features a charcoal-toasted bun, Burger In Black is the morbid meal you want on your plate. Dripping with red pepper, 'Bloody Mary' relish, the 6oz steak patty is then suffocated with gooey Sage Derby cheese. And that's not the only item on the menu that we're excited about.All Star Lanes have also prepared a '28 Daiquiris Later' cocktail to soothe the pain...

Tried & Tested: Ragdale Hall Health Hydro & Thermal Spa

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Imagine completely and utterly relaxing in a candle lit pool with the soothing echo of the water splashing on the side of the cave-like walls. Imagine treating yourself to an array of healthy yet filling food. Imagine an outdoor pool that weaves amongst greenery with secluded hydrotherapy stations to relax and revitalise the body. Sound too good to be true?...

Japan Centre Celebrates its 40th Birthday

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Japan Centre, London’s only dedicated Japanese Food Hall, will be celebrating its 40th birthday this July with a series of promotions, masterclasses, tastings and more. Running from the 10th - 24th July the Shaftesbury Avenue location will showcase their passion and expertise in Japanese cuisine and culture. Set up by entrepreneur Tak Tokumine in 1976 who started with a small bookshop,...

Student Travel – Ultimate Gap Year Adventures with TrekAmerica

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Students can rejoice, as road trip specialists TrekAmerica offers an incredible range of epic itineraries across North and South America that are both cost-effective and action-packed for the ultimate gap year experience. Trekkers and parents alike can be assured that safety, security, bucket list experiences, making friends and heaps of fun are all top of the TrekAmerica agenda.Top 10 reasons...

Demand for cruise holidays continues to rise

It's easy to see why cruising is an attractive proposition for holiday-makers. You can explore new cultures, new countries and you'll be able to take in the often stunning scenery as you travel between ports. Not only that, but you'll have all of your food accommodation and entertainment planned for you - meaning you can sit back, relax and enjoy...

RastaPasta hosted by Maître d’, Fred Siriex and season harvest menus at Galvin Restaurants

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The summer is drawing to a close, but the Galvin brothers have some exciting Autumn events coming up over the next few weeks in their London restaurants. Rasta Pasta and French FriesFirst up is the Galvin HOP Presents #RastaPasta event at Galvin HOP on Thursday 14th September. For one night the Michelin-starred Galvin Brothers and the UK’s favourite Maître d’, Fred Siriex will...

Romantic Getaways our visit to Hotel Cordial Mogán Playa

Following on from our visit to the Sheraton Salobre Golf Resort and the Gloria Palace Amadores Thalasso & Hotel in Gran Canaria for our romantic getaways. Next up with have the plush and uber cool 4 star Hotel Cordial Mogán Playa. The Hotel Cordial Mogán Playa, Spa Inagua is equipped with a steam bath (Hammam), sauna and themed showers composing of : an helarium, power shower,...

Five Essentials Things to Know Before Visiting Paris

Paris is one of the most famous cities in the world. It is rich in history, and a fascinating destination for a tourist. However, if you are an American, there are certain things you need to know about the Parisians and their city. The following are five of the most important things to know when you arrive.Slower pace of life Parisians...

Stormzy, The Prodigy, Fatboy Slim + More Announced For Snowbombing’s 20th Anniversary

The Original. Unparalleled. Undeniably Epic. For over two decades, Snowbombing has blazed a trail as the greatest party on the planet, bringing thousands upon thousands together for an unprecedented week of celebrations galore. Marking 20 phenomenal years, Snowbombing 2019 is stepping things up the only way they know how - by bringing the biggest and the best to the mountains...

Christmas by the River – experience the urban alpine resort Eis Haus, the après-ski ice bar

Eis Haus Ice Bar - Christmas by the river

The urban alpine resort Eis Haus is an après-ski ice bar in London Bridge, where you can celebrate Christmas by the River. The alpine destination - complete with gondolas, heaters and a programme of events like bands, DJs and live ice carving - will be wrapped around an extraordinary sub-zero bar, where guests can recline on a Game of Thrones-inspired ice throne...

Experience the Grey Goose, Le Grand Fizz Brunch Club – August 12th

Grey Goose grand le fizz cocktails

Grey Goose Vodka focuses on the five key taste profiles with an immersive brunch experience catering to individual tastes. If you are looking for something different, something a little eclectic, something that you and your friends can enjoy together, then look no further than the Grey Goose, Le Grand Fizz Brunch Club. We've been, we've tried it and we absolutely loved it.Why?...

5 reasons to stay at the Princesa Yaiza suite hotel resort in Lanzarote

Looking for a romantic couples getaway? A trip for the girls or the lads or even a family holiday? Then look no further than the 5 star Princesa Yaiza luxury suite hotel resort in Lanzarote.At Flavourmag we were lucky enough to stay at the Princesa Yaiza during a romantic couples getaway in Lanzarote. Only 4 and half hours flight and...

What To Do & Where To Stay In West London

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Holidays and weekend breaks are things that provide us with the well-deserved opportunity to relax and unwind. We all work hard all year, and it doesn’t matter whether you love or hate your job, stress build-up is inevitable. This means that every so often, you don’t need to make an excuse to give yourself a break and pack the suitcase...

The Island Where Everything is Possible

Velaa Private Island

Representing the true epitome of luxury for privacy and world-class service, Velaa Private Island promises to exceed all expectations for an experience that is dedicated to ensuring each individual’s experience is one that surpasses any other. With a 1:8 guests to staff ratio and a dedicated butler for each guest, there is no request that is too small at Velaa...

A day trip to Nobu Hotel Ibiza Bay – Here’s what to expect!

Nobu Hotel Ibiza Bay

Following on from our recent announcement of the opening of Nobu Hotel Ibiza Bay. Flavourmag had the opportunity to visit this stunning new development during the opening week to sample the food, the drinks, the hospitality and the pool. Nobu Hotel Ibiza Bay is located on the shores of Talamanca Bay. To put it in perspective, it's roughly a 10 mins...