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ad Elizabethan Royal Tea at InterContinental London Park Lane - is this a perfection come true?😍😍😍

Brand new afternoon tea by @icparklane is dedicated to heritage of two Queen Elizabeths: Elizabeth I and Elizabeth II. Finger sandwiches, scones and incredible desserts are served on @wedgwood tableware and accompanied by @veuveclicquot champagne and special tea blends by @theeastindiacompany.
A marriage mage in heaven ❤️❤️❤️

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Full guide to London from a Londoner, tap to save!
1.Buckingham palace
2.Elisabeth tower/Big Ben
3.Houses of Parliament
4.Westminster abbey
5.Trafalgar square
6.The Mall
7.Tower bridge
8.Tower of London
9.Piccadilly Circus
10. Regent street
11. Banqueting house
12. London eye
13. St Paul’s cathedral
14. The Shard
15. The Monument
16. Borough market
17. Millennium bridge
18. Portobello road
19. Sky Garden
20. St James Palace
21. Covent garden
22. Battersea station
23. Neal’s yard
24. Cutty Sark
25. Chinatown
26. Princess Diana memorial fountain
27. Abbey Road crossing
28. Leadenhall Market
29. Shakespeare’s globe
30. Gherkin
31. Hampton Court Palace
32. Albert memorial
33. London zoo
34. Carnaby street
35. Highgate cemetery
36. Daunt Books store
37. ArcelorMittal Orbit
38. London Sea life
39. Camden market
40. O2 centre
41. Kensington palace
Green areas:
42.Hyde park
43. St James park
44. Green park
45. Kew Gardens
46. Richmond
47. London Wetland Centre
48. Primrose hill
49. Holland park and Kyoto Garden
50. Regent’s park
51. Hampstead Heath
52. Kensington gardens
Museums:
53.British museum
54.National gallery
55. Wallace collection
56. Churchill war rooms
57. V&A museum
58. Young V&A
59. Natural history museum
60. Science museum
61. Hunterian museum
62. Wellcome collection
63. Dickens museum
64. Harry Potter Warner Bros studio
65. Foundling museum
66. Tate Modern
67. Tate Britain
68. Saatchi Gallery
69. Freud museum
70. Handel Hendrix house
71. Museum of London
72. Sherlock Holmes museum
73. Dulwich portrait gallery
74. British library
75. London transport museum
76. Mithraeum
77.Twist museum
78.National portrait gallery
Areas to visit:
79. Little Venice
80. Mayfair
81. Knightsbridge
82. City of London
83. Notting hill
84. Soho
85. South Bank
86. Greenwich
87. Canary Wharf
88. New Malden Korean Town
89. Brick lane
90. Shaftesbury avenue
91. Belgravia
92.Chelsea
93 South Kensington
Shopping:
94. Oxford street
95. Bond street
96. Harrods
97. Seven Dials
98. Selfridges
99. King’s Road
100. Harvey Nickols
101. Hamleys Toy Store
102. Liberty
103.Westfield
104.One New Change
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So sad to say goodbye to Chelsea in Bloom this year - but I’m pretty proud that my article about it hit first Google page (the link in bio)😀 What are you favorite displays this year?

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This is your sign to book a trip to Oxford right now because it’s all covered in flowers 😍😍😍 ...

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Let’s welcome Chelsea In Bloom of the season 2024!
The annual street flower show Chelsea In Bloom, which takes place between the 20th and 26th of May alongside the Chelsea Flower Show of the Royal Horticultural Society (RHS), returns to Chelsea once again.

This year, creativity has flown over to a new installation theme: the Floral Feasts.

The majority of the Chelsea in Bloom festival displays are spread through Sloane Square, Sloane Street, Pavilion Road, Duke of York Square, and King’s Road. I’ve collected the most impressive displays of the restaurants and shops participating in the event—have a glimpse of them below.

🔹There are a few of the most popular sites where the characters are incorporated into the Floral feast displays. See the Lady and the Tramp stand, Winnie the Pooh with friends, and a Giant Hungry Caterpillar!

🔹Hackett, Sticks’N’Sushi and The Ivy Chelsea Garden always steal the show. At the same time, The Lloyds bank has placed a gorgeous black horse, the bank’s symbol, chewing a carrot along a market stall.

🔹Take note of jewellery brands Astrid & Miyu with their Dolce display, the Nereides with the Strawberry display, Granado with a head wearing a Brazilian headpiece decorated with fruits, and English market by Varley.

🔹British tea traditions and picnics were among the most popular as well. Think of the tea and sweets feast behind the Royal Ascot by LK Bennett, the Tea Party by RIXO, and the scones with clotted cream and jam from Penhaligons.

🔹You might also like Lollies by Moyses Stevens and Candy Floss on the Pavilion Road, as well as Skincare products bursting with flowers, Beauty Banquet by The SpaceNK.

🎉🎉🎉The winners are announced on May 21st, while the People’s Champion Award winner is announced on May 24th.

My article with more info goes life at Purpurpurpur.co.uk tonight.

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Save 7 must-do things in Bali for first comers:
1. Visit Sacred Monkey Forest
2. Try Kopi luwak made from beans partially digested by Asian palm civets
3. Fly above rice terraces (for instance, Tegalalang Rice Terrace)
4. Make acquaintance with Denpasar, the capital city of Bali
5. Respect local festivities (for instance, we stayed in Bali during the Nyepi or the Day of Silence)
6. Stay in a luxury villa
7. Do some local shopping - think Ubud local market or Bali Collection Nusa Dua

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ad Cocktails with rosé? Yes, please!🌸🌸🌸

This week we celebrated Provence aesthetics coming to London at the summer terrace of @panpacificlondon and with Provençal rosé from @roseblood.estoublon flowing ✨✨ cheers!
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Tonight my blog about our trip to Bali goes live at purpurpurpur.co.uk, don’t forget to check it out!
📍St Regis, Bali #purpurpurpur_hotels

Everyone thinks about villas with a pool when visiting Bali, so we chose the St Regis as a site for our refuge.🌺🌺🌺

This is the epitome of a luxury resort you can even think of: well cared for territory, a few restaurants, interior highlighting the Balinese heritage, daily traditional music and frangipani flowers.🌿🌿

We stayed in fantastic private Gardenia Villa, which had a bedroom and a large bathroom, all decorated in Balinese style. Fresh fruit deliveries were a cherry on top (pun intended) and George received a wide arrange of kids gifts from the hotel.

Just take a moment to appreciate the beautiful details of the villa in St Regis: isn’t it just perfect?

Our villa is just a few minutes away from the beach and the Indian Ocean.🐠🪼🦀
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Tap to save the main attractions of Ayutthaya, the ancient capital of Siam!

1.Wat Yai Chai Mongkhon with a large stupa and reclining Buddha (the temple is in use) Get your wish granted throwing a coin into a well here!

2. Wat Ratchaburana has the most beautiful and well preserved corn-shaped prang (it’s a famous architectural element of Ayutthaya style)

3.The temple Wat Mahathat: find here the stone Buddha head entangled by tree roots 

4. Wat Phra Si Sanphet, the most important temple of Ayutthaya back in time: it has three large stupas containing the ashes of Ayutthaya kings

5. Wat Mongkhon Bophit (the large Buddha statue is under reconstruction now) 

6. Wat Chaiwatthanaram - the most cinematic temple where many movies were shot 

7.Elephant Kraal of Ayutthaya -  you can still find elephants here in Ayutthaya: you can ride them here and feed them as well. We’re personally against riding elephants so we just observed those wonderful animals.

8. Lak Mueang, a modern white monument dedicated to City Pillars

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Disney100🎉🎉🎉 such a lovely exhibition in London Excel - have you been already? ...

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Save your guide to Colmar, the prettiest city in France!

1. Walk through Parc du Champ de Mars
2.General Rapp monument and Fontaine Bruat
3. Visit the St. Martin’s Church
4.Don’t miss Presbytère Protestant de Colmar 
5.See the art collection of Dominican church
6. Explore the Unterlinden Museum
7. Admire Petite Venise
8. Have your cartoon moment at Fontaine Roesselmann .
9. Pop into the Covered Market
10. Walk along the Grand Rue
11. Learn about Bartholdi 
12. Fell in love with Maison Pfister
13. Explore the Maison Adolph
14. Find Koïfhus
15. See La Maison des Têtes
16. Play at the Musée du Jouet de Colmar
17. Take a ride on the Carrousel
18. See the Schwendi Fountain
19. Try local delicacies…
20. …and Alsace wines 
21. Spot the storks, the symbol of the city

Throwback to our trip - more info at Purpurpurpur.co.uk, link in bio

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