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Calling all art lovers - the 2017 Venice Biennale

True art lovers know that Venice is a destination not to be missed, particularly during the Art Biennale, which takes place this year. While the city’s dreamlike architecture, wonderfully narrow streets and breath-taking canals leave plenty to keep even the most exacting traveller enchanted, Venice also serves as a cultural epicentre: home to an incredible array of art galleries, boasting...

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Queen's Gate

Spotlight on Queen’s Gate

While there is no shortage of famous streets in the capital, there are always some areas that will stand apart, continually wowing residents and visitors alike with their fascinating heritage. Queen’s Gate is one such location. Located in South Kensington, Queen’s Gate is an historic, tree-lined boulevard, steeped in prestige.  Occupying a unique and enviable position, a stroll along Queen’s...

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Scent

The sweet scent of home

There is a truly beautiful power in smell - the right scent can evoke happy memories and emotions, bringing a sense of calm and security.  After all, there’s nothing quite like strolling through the front door after a long day, taking a deep breath, and taking in that intangible, sweet scent that lets us know that we’re home.    With...

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Rose

London’s Garden Squares

While there are countless touches that set London apart from its European counterparts and other international cities, the fact that it is one of the greenest cities is a key appeal: 38% of the city’s space taken up with public and Royal parks and gardens, making London greener than many other global cities including Paris, New York and Tokyo. Add...

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Meet Sam Wright – Lettings Manager at Harrods Estates

Tell us a bit about your background. I grew up in Hampshire and most of my family worked in farming, forestry and landscaping, so I assumed I wanted to do the same. I went to college to get the necessary qualifications to work in forestry, but realised that I really wanted to move to London instead.  Once I got here,...

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Chelsea football club

Chelsea Area Guide

When taking a stroll through Chelsea’s lovely streets, it’s hard to imagine that just a few decades ago, Chelsea was a celebrated punk haven.  The area has certainly transformed over the years, and now has an unimpeachable reputation as one of London’s most affluent, and exclusive areas, offering all of central London’s wonderful and entertaining amenities, albeit in considerably more...

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