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Five Stars at the Adriatic’s Pearl – Hotel Excelsior, Dubrovnik

The Hotel Excelsior might not be Dubrovnik’s oldest building – but it certainly holds a firm foot in the city’s history.

July 18, 2018 | Hotels & Spas

Emerging Artist – Frankie Roberts

For the first interview from Candid’s series on emerging artists, Issey Scott spoke to London-based artist Frankie Roberts, who has just graduated from Slade School of Fine Art.

July 16, 2018 | ArtsPerformance

Prayer Before Dawn: Muay Thai boxing prison thriller

Premiering last year at the Cannes Film Festival, Prayer Before Dawn is a Thai film based on the memoir by Billy Moore about his time as a recovering addict in a Thai prison.

July 16, 2018 | Film + Entertainment

First Reformed: An interview with director Paul Schrader

First Reformed is the newly released spiritual thriller starring Ethan Hawke and Amanda Seyfried, by veteran writer/ director Paul Schrader.

July 15, 2018 | Film + EntertainmentInterview

Le Fix SS18 – Happy Nothing

With its roots in Copenhagen, Le Fix is a trippy brand that seems to be on acid most of the time.

July 13, 2018 | Fashion

The First Purge: A purge prequel

The fourth in its series but pre-dating the first instalment, The First Purge, details the conception and creation of the first purge.

July 12, 2018 | Film + Entertainment

Yakitori And Karaoke At Jidori, Covent Garden

After a recent trip to Tokyo, I rediscovered my love of Japanese food which in fairness, hasn’t been best represented in London.

July 12, 2018 | Food & Drink

Homme d’été – Exclusive Fashion Editorial by Marc De Vinci

Homme d’été is an exclusive fashion editorial for Candid Magazine.

July 12, 2018 | Online Editorial

Everyman Needs Bourbon At The Movies, Wild Turkey 101

Most movie goers will often find themselves armed with confectioneries before even entering the movies, we each have our favourites and wouldn’t have it any other way.

July 11, 2018 | EventsLifestyle

Pacific Rim: Uprising – DVD review

Pacific Rim: Uprising is the sequel to the original 2013 film, this time led by John Boyega, Scott Eastwood and newcomer Cailee Spaeny in the fight against the monstrous Kaiju.

July 11, 2018 | DVDFilm + Entertainment

Oscar Jacobson AW18 – A New Movement

For autumn 2018, Oscar Jacobson brings together English bovver boy chic and the Scottish Highlands, which forms a collection of subtle elegance combined with a leisurely streetwear kind of vibe.

July 11, 2018 | Fashion

Okuh Studios Race To Space

Melbourne-bred expat brand, Okuh Studios, known among other things for their 90s-inspired collab with Topman last year, returns with a spring/summer 2018 collection which still keeps us in the fave decade of the millennials, but hops a beat with a nod to the 00s as well.

July 11, 2018 | Fashion

Monkeying Around In Mayfair, MNKY HSE

MNKY HSE, whilst the name is phonetically challenging, the venue stands true to its mantra in delivering; Latin American cuisine re-imagined in a cavernous, vibrant, energetic and edgy location.

July 10, 2018 | Restaurants & Bars

Janosch Amstutz – The Man Behind HoloMe

Janosch Amstutz is a man with a vision.

July 10, 2018 | Technology

Turner Contemporary; Animals and Us

Nature and art are a beautiful mix, a sublime experience; this has been said for many years by many different poets, artists and philosophers alike, so there will always be something special about Turner Contemporary’s location, designed by David Chipperfield in 2011 overlooking the North Sea and offering a moment for serene contemplation.

July 10, 2018 | ArtsPainting

Band Of Outsiders x Stutterheim Collab Is Fire On Ice

Swedish premium rain and outerwear company Stutterheim Raincoats collaborates with London-based menswear brand Band Of Outsiders.

July 9, 2018 | Fashion

Whitney: Documentary portrait of late singer Whitney Houston

Documentary Whitney starts as a blank canvas graduallyfilled in with simple blocks of florescent colour appearing with echoes of the instantly recognisable drum tease of claps and programmed pings of Whitney Houston classic I Want to Dance With Somebody.

July 9, 2018 | Film + Entertainment

Esprit AW18 Is Breaking Conventions

With Pride month in fresh memory and London Pride just having finished, there have been a lot of companies cashing in on Pride collections, but then there are companies who always speak their mind about equality, human rights and universal love.

July 9, 2018 | Fashion

New Music – Heavy On The Magic

Mancunian five piece Heavy on the Magic may have the infectious riffs, anarchic lyrics and clashing noise of a rowdy punk band, but it is all a well-oiled illusion.

July 6, 2018 | Music

Flavour Paradise at Black Roe, Mayfair

Pacific Rim cuisine has traditionally been criminally underserved in London bar the casual dining poké bars for a grab and go lunch.

July 6, 2018 | Restaurants & Bars