Italian Gin Brunch Passo, Shoreditch

Shoreditch has always been more known for its vibrant nightlife than its brunch offerings, but things are changing with the likes of Passo opening recently and bringing a touch of the tranquil Italian way of life to hectic east London.

September 17, 2018 | Restaurants & Bars


A Taste Of Lebanon Abd el Wahab, Belgravia

Abd el Wahab is a well-rehearsed restaurant in Belgravia that has perfected the art of delivering high-end Lebanese cuisine to the hungry elite.

September 17, 2018 | Food & Drink


A Rib-Eye View Manhattan Grill, West India Quay

Steakhouses are often unfairly stereotyped into venues filled with men in grey suits or worse some Texan outpost filled with cowboy hats and impossibly large amounts of overcooked meat.

September 13, 2018 | Food & DrinkUncategorized


The Mandrake introduces new Waeska Ethnobotanical Menu

Since its opening a year ago next week The Mandrake has established itself as something of a destination for London’s glamouratti.

September 8, 2018 | Food & DrinkLifestyle


Daffy’s Gin – The Dream Escapade in Strathmashie

Candid’s Baldwin Ho steps outside his luxury zone for an adventure like no other with Daffy’s Gin and Red Paddle Co.

September 1, 2018 | Food & DrinkLifestyle


Feya – Eclectic Pastries, Pastel Colours and Soothing Floral Displays

A visit to Feya cafe in Marylebone will prove that the classic English language-idiom ‘a picture is worth a thousand words’ to be alive and well.

August 31, 2018 | LifestyleRestaurants & Bars


The Painswick – Natural Perfection

Painswick is easily one of the prettiest villages in the Cotswolds with tiny cobbled streets, picturesque cottages, verdant rolling hills, birds singing, people selling eggs at their garden gates with honesty boxes and friendly, eager walkers.

August 31, 2018 | Hotels & SpasLifestyle


Brother Marcus – A Restaurant’s Coming of Age

Baldwin Ho reviews Brother Marcus – the newest food offering in London’s Angel.

August 30, 2018 | LifestyleRestaurants & Bars


A British revamp at London’s iconic Bluebird

Candid’s Baldwin Ho test drives the British-honed menu at Bluebird.

August 26, 2018 | LifestyleRestaurants & Bars


New Road Hotel – Experience real London

Whitechapel remains one of London’s most vibrant and multicultural neighbourhoods, home to the Whitechapel Gallery, arthouse cinema Genesis and now the New Road Hotel.

August 25, 2018 | Hotels & SpasLifestyle


Review: Quaglino’s Sunday Roast

Located just off Piccadilly, Quaglino’s first opened its doors almost ninety years ago, first becoming  popular in the 1930s.

August 23, 2018 | Restaurants & Bars


Taiwan-nna Go Somewhere Amazing – the W Taipei

Candid’s Fashion & Grooming Editor, Ross Pollard recently went to Taiwan and had the pleasure of staying at the W Taipei.

August 20, 2018 | Hotels & SpasLifestyle


A Staycation With Sophistication, Clowance Estate Cornwall

For those discerning travellers who are keen to support the local economy and considering the option of a staycation but have nagging doubts about the quality of self-catering accommodation, they should check out sites like luxury lodges for some enticing holiday ideas.

August 16, 2018 | Lifestyle


Kerbside Appeal San Carlo London, St James

Struck by a heatwave, London basked in uncomfortable temperatures for months showing very few signs of letting up.

August 16, 2018 | Restaurants & Bars


Atlantic Allure in the Azores

Somewhere out to sea, perched on the craggy coast of a wind-swept island in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean, White Azores is a refurbished 18th century summerhouse making a name for itself.

August 13, 2018 | Hotels & SpasLifestyle


Amankila; Luxury on Bali’s East Coast

Whether you’re visiting Bali for the first time or a regular guest – a trip to Amankila on the island’s east coast will take you straight to the authentic Balinese way.

August 4, 2018 | Hotels & SpasLifestyle


A Reason For A Staycation, Roast Borough Market

A haven to award winning stalls and street-food vendors, Borough Market is renowned for its impressive selection of gourmet cuisine.

August 3, 2018 | Restaurants & Bars


Fiercely British Fare With A Towering View, Sargeants Mess

Acclaimed chef, Mark Sargeant knows a thing or two about opening new restaurants having worked closely on various openings at Gordon Ramsay Holdings pub and he was the head chef at Gordon Ramsay at Claridge’s during their golden years around 2001-2008.

August 3, 2018 | Restaurants & Bars


A Reinvention To Gram About, The Royal Lancaster Hotel

The Royal Lancaster’s transformation is one of the most talked about in London.

August 2, 2018 | Hotels & Spas


Hidden Decadence Behind The High Rises, Batty Langley’s

Batty Langley’s is only a few minutes walk from Liverpool Street, but it’s a world away from the slick, ultra modern high rises of The City.

July 25, 2018 | Hotels & Spas