British Luxury

Brexit ‘Far More Challenging’ Than Y2K, Top 50 Disruptive Techie Says

Brexit ‘Far More Challenging’ Than Y2K, Top 50 Disruptive Techie Says

Brexit, schmexit. Don’t you just love it. Well no actually, most people in Britain are pretty fed up with having had to endure three years of failed negotiations and politicians of all hues on both sides of the Houses of Parliament and the Lords constantly disagreeing with one another almost ad infinitum.

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Top Luxury Travel Destinations In A Hunton Yacht

Top Luxury Travel Destinations In A Hunton Yacht

Top Luxury Travel Destinations In A Hunton Yacht
Think of James Bond’s gadgets and it does not come much bigger than a yacht. A luxury yacht is the ultimate style icon, be it from sailing a 54-foot yacht up Venice’s Grand Canal as in the movie remake of Casino Royale, to navigating through the British Virgin Islands or coasting around the Cote d’Azur. The world’s your oyster as top destinations go for sailing a coveted luxury yacht to paradise and mooring up.

Fiona Pool CEO Of Hunton Yachts To Revolutionise Luxury Industry

Fiona Pool CEO Of Hunton Yachts To Revolutionise Luxury Industry

Fiona pool, CEO of ultra-luxury yacht maker Hunton Powerboats and a former executive director at Goldman Sachs investment bank, is on a mission to expand production at the British-based business to “40 to 50 yachts a year” over the next five years and grow the firm’s revenues to the US$50m mark by tapping the international market for luxury yachts.

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The Old Swan & Minster Mill: Our Night With A Feathered Friend

The Old Swan & Minster Mill: Our Night With A Feathered Friend

We could have been forgiven for thinking that we had stumbled upon a film set as we emerged from the wooded lane and crossed the old stone bridge under which a tinkling brook – yes it did tinkle – flowed.  A lady dressed in an overall added to the scene as she waved and smiled as we passed.  The over-used word ‘quintessential’ is certainly justified here as it has picture perfect historic buildings of an English village with its cricket pitch set along the tranquil River Windrush complete with neatly mown verges and roses in full bloom.

Sleep Like A Queen at Llangoed Hall

Sleep Like A Queen at Llangoed Hall

At Llangoed Hall I slept like a Queen. And ended up scented and shod like one too.
The definite luxury British country house hotel in the Wye River valley amongst the Black Mountains in the mid-Wales countryside near Brecon, has hosted the Clintons and the Clooneys, And less important people like Prince Charles. There is a thank you letter from him hanging in the Grand Hall. Alongside one from John Major.

UK’s GREAT Festival of Creativity Programme

UK’s GREAT Festival of Creativity Programme

UK’s GREAT Festival of Creativity Programme
Unique International Festival set to celebrate British business creativity and innovation in Shanghai 2-4 March 2015
 
 
In a drive to demonstrate that Britain is a world leader in commercial creativity, the GREAT Festival of Creativity will land in Shanghai in March.  The best of British talent and expertise will inspire, stimulate and fascinate a high-level business audience from the UK, China and beyond.
 

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Aston Martin DB9 British Luxury Tour

Aston Martin DB9 British Luxury Tour

International eXcellence Magazine took the Aston Martin Volante DB9 convertible in Bronze on a British Luxury Tour to experience Britishness at its best.
We combined great British automotive design, classic British luxury hotels, Michelin starred restaurants, sky diving and country scenery in a five day extravaganza.