Great Fosters was built in the mid sixteenth century although the land upon which the house now stands is referenced as far back as the early thirteenth century as the “land of Foster”. Travel back earlier still, and the moat which is still in evidence today dates back to the Saxon times around the fifth century, and a Saxon settlement is anticipated to lie beneath the Grade II listed parterre gardens. In the gardens, you will find a myriad of surprises – from the amphitheatre to the Archery Pavilion and Japanese bridge and not forgetting the sundial at the centre […]
Offering jaw-dropping ocean views of the famous Fistral Beach, the Fistral Beach Hotel and Spa in Newquay is the ultimate backdrop for wild cornish adventures, coastal getaways and romantic weekends in Cornwall, exclusively for adults. Home to the relaxed Bay Bar, vibrant Dune Restaurant, affiliated with Quiksilver Surf School Newquay and soothing Fistral Spa this cool and contemporary ocean facing hotel is the perfect pick for those wanting to escape the hustle and bustle of city life and retreat to the beach. FOOD and DRINK The Bay Bar boasts jaw-dropping views of Newquay’s iconic Fistral Beach. The contemporary space dedicated […]
Founded by Queen Anne in 1711, Ascot Racecourse remains a pillar of British sporting and social culture. Welcoming over 630,000 guests each year, Ascot’s stature, reputation and famed celebration of occasion is admired the world over. As one of the largest and most prestigious racecourses in the world, Ascot has been hosting some of the finest racing events, including Royal Ascot, for more than 300 years. With 26 annual racedays and several other events throughout the year, Ascot has something for everyone to enjoy that encapsulates the thrill of horse racing, the pleasure of a day spent at an iconic […]
Celebrating its fifth decade of service and over 15 years retaining a Michelin star, L’ortolan continues to be a beacon of Berkshire’s fine dining restaurant scene offering a unique, luxury, timeless quality in its style and setting and impeccable attention to detail in its dishes and service. Reading’s only Michelin-starred restaurant, L’ortolan has enjoyed a prestigious lineage of decorated, award-winning chefs since opening in the late Seventies. From respective two Michelin star holders Nico Ladenis and John Burton Race in the late Eighties to Alan Murchinson’s 14-year tenure, Tom Clarke continues with the same torch and a passion for flavour, […]
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