Mountainous Lux at the Anantara Al Jabal Al Akhdar

Poised 2000 metres above sea level on a cliff edge of Oman’s Green Mountain, otherwise known as Jebel Akhdar, is the Middle East’s highest five-star resort; Anantara Al Jabal Al Akhdar.

March 16, 2019 | Hotels & SpasLifestyle


Candid Guide: St Patrick’s Day 2019

You don’t have to go to Ireland to enjoy the party atmosphere of St Patrick’s Day 2019, there’s plenty going on right here in London.

March 14, 2019 | Food & DrinkLifestyle


Candid Reviews: The Mandrake Hotel

From the street, The Mandrake doesn’t give much away.

March 6, 2019 | Hotels & SpasLifestyle


Candid Reviews: 11 Cadogan Gardens

Ask anyone to list hotels in London and they’re unlikely to name 11 Cadogan Gardens.

March 5, 2019 | Lifestyle


Candid Visits: Vietnam

Whilst Southeast Asia has always been a tourist magnet for the sun and culture-loving British, it is now more accessible than ever with increasing numbers of Asian airlines offering stupendous levels of comfort and a multitude of destinations.

March 5, 2019 | Lifestyle


Candid Visits: Dundee

We might be hearing plenty more about Dundee in the coming years as billions of pounds are pumped into the local economy to propel the city to global renown.

March 4, 2019 | Lifestyle


Candid Reviews: Mac & Wild

Mac & Wild is a restaurant brand that has been doing more to promote Scotland than anyone else since the arrival of Rob Roy.

February 26, 2019 | Food & DrinkLifestyle


Candid Visits: Maradiva Resort, Mauritius

There are many world-class resorts that claim to deliver the ultimate in luxury and relaxation, particularly in the Indian Ocean, but how do you sort out the pretenders from the champions? A study of the iconic Maradiva Villa Resorts in Mauritius might give us a clue on what to expect from a truly exceptional hotel.

February 25, 2019 | Hotels & SpasLifestyleReview


Candid Visits: Robinson Club Nobilis, Belek

You might have heard of the French Riviera, but have you heard of the Turkish Riviera on the southern coast of the country which includes cities like Antalya and Side? Your British pound will certainly go further with the Turkish lira compared to the Euro.

February 21, 2019 | Lifestyle


Candid Reviews: Gazelle, Mayfair

When you read restaurant reviews, there is nothing chefs hate more than being mentioned as ex-chef at *insert pioneering great restaurant here*.

February 20, 2019 | Food & DrinkRestaurants & Bars


Candid Visits: Castello Del Nero, Tuscany

If films like Under the Tuscan Sun hasn’t inspired you to visit the picturesque region of Tuscany in Italy, then perhaps an article about one of the most luxurious hotels in the region might: Castello Del Nero.

February 19, 2019 | Lifestyle


Candid Visits: Norwich

There is more to Norwich than just being a cathedral city, although medieval Norwich at one point had 57 churches within the city walls.

February 18, 2019 | Hotels & SpasLifestyle


Candid Reviews: Kym’s

Andrew Wong is a chef who can do no wrong at the moment.

February 18, 2019 | Restaurants & Bars


Full Of Surprises, STK London

STK is a brand we know very well at Candid Magazine, having personally visited their Ibiza branch a few years ago, so we decided to check out STK London to see how well the brand has been holding up recently.

February 5, 2019 | Restaurants & Bars


Switch Off At The Gainsborough Bath Spa, Bath

Unbelievably, The Gainsborough is Bath’s first five-star hotel to open in 30 years and it’s the only one in Britain to have access to natural thermal waters.

February 4, 2019 | Lifestyle


A Visionary Feast In Marrakech

Keen to unlock the treasure troves of the Red City, we exchanged grey English weather for Marrakech’s warm light and century-old sights.

February 4, 2019 | Lifestyle


Opium Restaurant and Club London: A Mouth-Watering Visual Feast

Opium Restaurant and Club London: Candid’s Adam Zorgani takes us London’s newest hotspot.

January 23, 2019 | Restaurants & Bars


Belmond’s Grand Hotel Europe St Petersburg

Situated at the heart of Russia’s cultural capital of St Petersburg is The Grand Hotel Europe, a signature hotel in the Belmond Group.

January 14, 2019 | Hotels & SpasLifestyle


Exploring Japan’s newest destination: the Diamond Route

There is a new destination in Japan which is off the beaten track from the usual tourist routes, which offers a strong hit of Japanese culture.

January 4, 2019 | Lifestyle


Onima brings Mykonos to Mayfair

New Mediterranean-Asian luxury restaurant, Onima, opens in Mayfair.

December 27, 2018 | Restaurants & Bars