September 18 2014 Latest news:
Nestled in leafy Park Lane is one of, if not the, grandest hotels in London. The Dorchester stands proudly in the midst of the Mayfair street, surrounded by a fleet of supercars and glamorous guests.
St. Moritz has traditionally been the ski resort of choice for the international jet set – frequented by the stars and name-checked in James Bond films.
As autumn pulls in and one school holiday comes to an end, it’s worth thinking forward to the next one and making some ski plans to tide you through the seasonal doldrums.
Apart from the odd bird tweeting and the crickets chirping, all I could hear was the gentle rippling of water as I glided through our private swimming pool.
Five star luxury isn’t something you normally expect when looking for a dog-friendly holiday – tatty cottages and run down bed and breakfasts are more of what normally springs to mind.
For someone who considers himself fairly well-travelled, there are some glaring omissions in my travel history to date.