Mondrian Sea Containers | Civilian

Read Lisa Richards’ review of the Morgans Hotel Group’s new London hostelry, the riverside Mondrian Sea Containers, commissioned for Civilian. Click here.

 

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Best Bits: New York City

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Three members of the Resource team headed to Manhattan this Christmas and were hosted by our New York correspondent, Liz Hatton. With an itinerary spanning 10 pages and with a list of restaurants on our hitlist so long it would have meant at least a month in the city, click here to read just a few of our highlights before the full reviews go live.

Haeckels: Made Of Margate | Civilian

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Lisa Richards, Resource’s editorial director, meets Dom Bridges of seaweed brand Haeckels.

Read the full interview on Civilian.

Duddell’s, Hong Kong | Hong Kong Hype

The Ilse Crawford interior is ravishing. And the terrace, above Shanghai Tang, is a Hong Kong CBD hot spot. But what’s up with the kitchen at Duddell’s? Read the full review for Civilian here.

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Hong Kong City Guide

Lisa Richards takes an Upper Class flight to Hong to celebrate 20 years of Virgin Atlantic flying to the soaring city. In her piece for Civilian, she seeks out the next big neighbourhood. Read the full article here.

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The Goring, London

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From its Russell Sage interiors to – ahem – certain well known wedding guests, The Goring is less of a hotel, more of a London institution. Lisa Richards heads for high tea and checks in for an overnight stay to see if it is, in fact, any good

Read more: http://civilianglobal.com/hotels/review-the-goring-london/#ixzz33roaIX17

Why I Love The Butlers At Claridge’s

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Lisa Richards has a London hotel crush on her own personal Jeeves, in Mayfair’s Art Deco haven of fabulousness.

Read more: http://civilianglobal.com/hotels/why-i-love-the-butlers-at-claridges-in-london/#ixzz33rnKjj2r

Rosewood Hotel London

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A grand property that had become virtually invisible in its own neighbourhood has been transformed at huge cost into the Rosewood London, and what should be one of the capital’s hottest hotels. But, as Lisa Richards explains, some of its ghosts still linger

Read more: http://civilianglobal.com/hotels/five-star-three-star-thorns-side-review-rosewood-london/#ixzz33rmotsgF

Less A Massage, More A Cure…

Rohan Quarry Day

Lisa Richards was looking for more than a fancy spa treatment, she was looking for an end to relentless back pain. Rohan Quarry Day, Christina Ong’s personal physician, had the solution.

Read more: http://civilianglobal.com/features/rohan-quarry-day-best-massage-in-london-metropolitan-by-como/#ixzz33rlx0I5Y

The Fear Factor // Virgin Atlantic’s Flying Without Fear course

Virgin Atlantic Upper Class, Flying Without Fear

Resource’s editor, Lisa Richards, confidently takes to the skies thanks to the expert help of Virgin Atlantic’s Flying Without Fear team.

“Something had to be done… My fear was becoming impossible to hide and the planning for wonderful trips harder to enjoy. And now, as I read back through this intro, written before attending Virgin Atlantic’s Flying Without Fear course, I find it pathetic: pathetic that I didn’t do something sooner and ridiculous that in just one day I not only faced a fear but crushed it.”

Read Lisa’s full piece for Civilan Global here.

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