STREET FOOD AND COCKTAILS AT BENARES

July 28, 2017

Written by Isis Louw   Michelin Starred restaurant Benares has now launched a fresh and colourful Indian Street Food menu, in homage to different regions in India and their cuisine. The menu offers a selection of 5 different revamped bite size dishes to be eaten by hand and to be shared between two people. They are […]

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LUNCH AT SEA CONTAINERS

July 18, 2017

Written by Isis Louw   Sea Containers restaurant is one of those venues that have it all and where you are assured to have a fantastic experience. First the decor is extravagant yet elegant and is supposed to replicate the interior of a luxurious cruise ship or maybe a submarine! Either way the nautical theme […]

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YOUR FITTING ROOM

July 14, 2017

Written by Isis Louw   Not only has the internet definitely changed the way we shop, but it has also improved our shopping experience. Yourfittingroom.com is taking the exclusive shopping service to another level, letting you try on high end designer goods in your own home. Yourfittingroom delivers items to your doorstep ironed, on a rail […]

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BRUNCH AT PLUM + SPILT MILK

July 11, 2017

Written by Isis Louw   Brunch is my favourite meal for many reasons. Maybe brunch usually happens on a weekend when I am in a relaxed state of mind. But also, I get to drink coffee and eat some of my favourite food, which includes eggs, bread, avocado, mushrooms, pancakes etc… Plum & Spilt Milk […]

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A TREATMENT AT THE SAVOY

June 20, 2017

Written by Isis Louw   When I was invited to discover the Beauty and Fitness facility at the Savoy and try one of their treatments, I was beyond excited as it is one of my favourite hotels in London. And when I found out that the treatment that I would have was a Natura Bissé […]

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MIDSOMMAR AT THE HARCOURT

June 13, 2017

Written by Isis Louw   The Harcourt has just launched a Midsommar menu that will be available for lunch and dinner from the 19th until the 25th of June, so prepared to be dazzled. Not only it is a proper feast with Akvavit pairing (yes they serve different types of Akvavit and each one has […]

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TEA AND DIM SUM AT HAKKASAN

June 8, 2017

Written by Isis Louw   Calling all Dim Sum lovers, there is a new (and very well priced) Tea and Dim Sum menu at the one and only Hakkasan Mayfair! This iconic Michelin-starred restaurant now offers a choice of tea and fruit blend per person and the most delicious selection of the house’s best Dim Sums: Char […]

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AFTERNOON TEA AT THE ROSEBERY LOUNGE

June 2, 2017

Written by Isis Louw   I discovered the afternoon tea experience when I moved to London ten years ago, and I would say it is at the top of my recommendation list of things to do in London. One of my all time favourite, is The Afternoon Tea at The Rosebery Lounge at The Mandarin Oriental […]

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OLIVER MAKI

May 22, 2017

Written by Isis Louw   Oliver Maki’s take on Japanese food is one of a kind: Founder Oliver Zeitoun from Mediterranean origins alongside executive chef Louis Kenji Huang have been inspired by Oliver’s home cooking to present an interesting variation of traditional Japanese recipes, adding condiments and herbs to give them a little twist. I […]

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THE HAMMAN RITUAL AT THE MOROCCAN SPA

May 19, 2017

Written by Isis Louw   I had never experienced a Hammam treatment before so when I was invited to try The Hammam Ritual at The Moroccan Spa in Urban Retreat, I didn’t know what to expect. Once I entered The Moroccan Spa premises, I was mesmerised by the atmosphere created by the oriental style decoration […]

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