Oriental Furniture

18 Apr 19
Kevin Standage

The Jaivilas Palace was constructed in 1874 by Maharaja Jayaji Rao Scindia, the Maharaja of Gwalior, and is still the residence of his descendants, the former royal Maratha Scindia dynasty. The palace is simply enormous, estimated to be over 1,240,000 square feet. Designed and built by Sir Michael Filose, the palace comprises of a mixture […]

17 Apr 19
L'Essenziale - Interiors and Lifestyle Blog

Everyone wants a little luxury in his or her home, and fortunately, it can be had in every decor style. There is really no reason why luxurious touches cannot be included —  you are only limited by imagination and budget. However, interior designers often emphasize that “luxury” doesn’t necessarily have to be synonymous with “over […]

17 Apr 19
megsblogged.com

My go-to place in Dubai for Yum Cha is The China Club, a Chinese restaurant specializing in the flavors of Peking, Cantonese and Szechwan cuisine. This longstanding Chinese restaurant in Dubai recently launched an Indo-Chinese menu and we were few of the first ones to try it. The China Club is located in Radisson Blu […]

17 Apr 19
Oriental Designer Rugs

Oriental rugs serve as a wonderful floor covering. This rug adds beauty and warmth to the floor and decorates the entire room with unique colors and designs. Everyone loves to have long-lasting rugs. These may be the ones that remain inappropriate for a long period. Depending on the nature of their use, these rugs can […]

17 Apr 19
Shop Jewelry Box - Buy Jewelry Organizer, Jewelry Box for Women, Music Jewelry Box

Treasured jewellery bins are in excess of mere areas to save lots of significant jewellery. For many decades they have got acquired definitely been treasured reward concerns, and they have actually been Specifically valued as treasure provides also. Enable for's Have a look at the history of the fashion jewellery box in addition to Also […]

16 Apr 19
DecorPad

Interior designs of bedrooms ⇜ Interior designs for bedrooms classy ideas home design bedroom with modern furniture building bedroom interior decoration kerala bedroom modern but still with an oriental flavor designer bedrooms luxury in dubai antonovich style nice designing elite modern bedroom girly ideas design ideas decorating ideas solana beach reveal full size of master […]

16 Apr 19
Our 180 Adventure

In Zagreb, our apartment was a short 20-minute walk to and from the train station, and happened to be along one of the most beautiful routes in the capital. This would be train #2, so we felt mildly more confident than we did going into train #1. We checked and rechecked the board, spoke with […]

16 Apr 19
Jim Henderson

In July of 1996, Leslie and I traveled to New York City as part of a special American Express invitation to attend a rare concert by the “Three Tenors” (Pavorotti, Carreras, and Domingo). Our Delta Airlines flight from Ontario to New York, by way of Cincinnati was very enjoyable, especially the Southwest Lasagna served for […]

16 Apr 19
AFROINSIDER

A total of N13 million was budgeted for telephone calls in the office of Rotimi Akeredolu, governor of Ondo state, in 2019. The office of Agbola Ajayi, Akeredolu’s deputy got N5 million, still for telephone calls while N2 million was set aside for telephone calls in the office of the senior special assistants to the […]

16 Apr 19
Hunting for Vintage

I just got home from visiting my brother in Houston, Texas. I hadn’t seen him for over a year so you can bet we had a lot of fun talking, eating good food, watching Brit TV shows (we are both aficionados) and yes, doing a bit of antiquing and thrifting. Our first stop was an […]

16 Apr 19
BM International Training Programme

Written by Irem Yıldız, 1st year DPhil student of Oriental Studies, the University of Oxford (ITP 2017, Turkey) As summer is approaching again, it is reminding me of my great vacation last summer in Yerevan, Armenia. I went there to attend a summer school in Philosophy and Linguistics, and to have a summer vactaion as […]

16 Apr 19
Ivanhoe A Romance - By Sir Walter Scott

CHAPTER I Thus communed these; while to their lowly dome, The full-fed swine return’d with evening home; Compell’d, reluctant, to the several sties, With din obstreperous, and ungrateful cries. Pope’s Odyssey In that pleasant district of merry England which is watered by the river Don, there extended in ancient times a large forest, covering the […]

16 Apr 19
The Sun
THE best new hotels for 2019 have been revealed by Conde Nast Traveller in their annual Hot List. Five hotel in the UK – located in London, Scotland and Cambridge – made it onto the list this year. The top five new hotels in the UK have been revealed by Conde Nast The Conde Nast Traveller list includes 66 properties around the world. As well as the UK hotels, there are also big names across Europe and the rest of the world, among them well known names such as Soho House and Rosewood hotels. Many have storied pasts while some are also innovative and modern. Read on to find out who made the list this year: Belmond Cadogan Hotel, London The Belmond Cadogan has had it’s fair share of history Each room has a private balcony and personal butler service Afternoon tea was once loved by many of the 80s supermodels Despite opening in the 1800s, the hotel has been renovated to its current state The hotel, originally opened in 1887, has had a long and interesting history. It was the location of Oscar Wilde’s arrest in 1895, as well as a place of recuperation for supermodels including Cindy Crawford and Linda Evangelista. Now, following four years of renovation, the 54-bedroom hotel has reopened. Each of the rooms features private balconies, butler service, and some even have working fireplaces. According to the magazine: “The tea room is the heart of it all. Wondrous afternoon teas include salt-cod croquettes and cosies made by Adam Handling’s mother.” Bankside Hotel, London Bankside Hotel is just a stones throw from the Thames The hotel features chic Scandinavian designs with muted tones and understated furniture Sustainability is a selling point with no single use plastic used throughout the hotel Located near the Tate Modern, Bankside is trying to be a sustainable property – there is no single use plastic on the site. The hotel also offers water jugs along the corridors, and the key cards are made from paper. Bankside’s show piece is a ceramic mural running along a wall of the restaurant and bar. It shows scenes of the area’s history such as Viking boats, fishing boats and the Great Fire. University Arms, Cambridge Literary fans will delight in the novel nuances throughout The hotel is the oldest in Cambridge Despite being built in 1834, it has been renovated to feature 192 bedrooms for guests As the oldest hotel in Cambridge, built in 1834, University Arms has since been reinvented to include 192 bedrooms along with a velvet-upholstered bar and British bistro. Literary fans will love it – the public sitting area is called The Library and there are recordings of Wind in the Willows in the toilets. Conde Nast Traveller advises: “The liveried bicycles in Cambridge blue are perfect for exploring the streets or making a quick getaway to nearby beauty spots such as The Orchard at Grantchester.” [boxout headline=”The Best New Hotels in Europe”] Hotel Vilon, Rome, ITALY Casa Iris, Orbetello, ITALY Brach, Paris, FRANCE Epi 1959, St Tropez, FRANCE Hotel Lutetia, Paris, FRANCE Le Barn, Bonnelles, FRANCE Royal Champagne Hotel & Spa, Champillon, FRANCE Little Beach House, Barcelona, SPAIN Can Bordoy, Mallorca, SPAIN Casa Caminada, Furstenau, SWITZERLAND Experimental Chalet, Verbier, SWITZERLAND Stamba Hotel, Tbilisi, GEORGIA St George, Helsinki, FINLAND [/boxout] Heckfield Place, Hampshire The hotel opening has been eagerly awaited following ten years of renovation The rural rooms use local produce and food from the Hampshire countryside Soho House-esque talks and views of the rolling countryside will be popular with guests The Georgian Hotel opened last year after renovations of the 18th century building over-ran The opening of the 18th century hotel was hotly anticipated – it’s gone through ten years of renovations. Guests staying at the Georgian hotel will be able to make the most of two restaurants, which uses organic produce from the local farm, and the 67-seat cinema. Top tip for the property is that the biggest of the 45 rooms offers 180 degree views of the stunning countryside. The Fife Arms, Scotland The Scottish heritage is played out with plaid throughout the hotel The Fife Arms is just nine miles from Balmoral Castle Dark woods, taxidermy animals and rich Highlands heritage is scattered throughout the rooms Guests can even request a tweed-covered hot water bottle for the chillier nights Found in the Highland village of Braemar, just nine miles from Balmoral Castle, the hotel incorporates works from artists such as William Morris and Picasso. In true Scottish form, tartan bedspreads and wallpaper are found throughout alongside taxidermy animals. There’s even a tweed-covered hot water bottle available for guests. And if you ask for a riverside room, you can “fall asleep to the murmur of the fast-flowing Clunie Water”. [boxout headline=”The Best New Hotels in the World”] Sands Hotel, California, USA Kimpton La Peer, Los Angeles, USA The Hoxton, New York, USA Blackberry Mountain, Tennessee, USA Caldera House, Wyoming, USA Perry Lane Hotel, Savannah, USA Hotel Joaquin, California, USA Nomad Los Angeles, USA Shinola Hotel, Detroit, USA Hotel Peter and Paul, New Orleans, USA El Rey Court, Santa Fe, USA Palihotel Culver City, Los Angeles, USA The Inn at Kenmore Hall, Massachusetts, USA The Freehand, New York, USA Eaton Workshop, Washington D.C., USA The Line, Austin, USA Hotel Amparo, San Miguel de Allende, MEXICO Casa Pueblo, Tulum, MEXICO Punta Caliza, Isla Holbox, MEXICO Montage, Los Cabos, MEXICO Chable Maroma, Mayakoba, MEXICO Manapany, ST BARTH’S Rosewood Baha Mar, BAHAMAS Belmond Cap Juluca, ANGUILLA Casa Legado, Bogota, COLOMBIA Islas Secas, PANAMA &Beyond Tengile River Lodge, SOUTH AFRICA Oomanda, Khomas, NAMIBIA Shipwreck Lodge, NAMIBIA Zuri Zanzibar Hotel & Resort, ZANZIBAR The Jaffa, Tel Aviv, ISRAEL Mandarin Oriental Jumeira, Dubai, UAE Joali, MALDIVES Lux North Male Atoll, MALDIVES Kudadoo Maldives Private Island, MALDIVES Soho House Mumbai, INDIA Capella Ubud, Bali, INDONESIA Six Senses Uluwatu, Bali, INDONESIA Bulgari Hotel, Shanghai, CHINA Six Senses Maxwell, SINGAPORE Shinta Mani Wild, CAMBODIA Rosewood Phnom Penh, CAMBODIA Wa Ale Island, BURMA The Datai Langkawi, MALAYSIA Spirit Sanctuary, Paro, BHUTAN The Calile, Brisbane, AUSTRALIA United Places Botanic Gardens, Melbourne, AUSTRALIA Lon Retreat, Victoria, AUSTRALIA [/boxout] [article-rail-section title=”Most read in travel” posts_category=”324″ posts_number=”6″ query_type=”popular” /] If you’re looking for a stay with a furry friend, there are a number of UK hotels that are happy to house your pets for a minibreak. However, for a more relaxing stay, many hotels offer some of the finest spa and wellness packages in the world. Devon and Cornwall were recently voted the best locations for spa hotels, according to AA.
16 Apr 19
The Scottish Sun
THE best new hotels for 2019 have been revealed by Conde Nast Traveller in their annual Hot List. Five hotel in the UK – located in London, Scotland and Cambridge – made it onto the list this year. The top five new hotels in the UK have been revealed by Conde Nast The Conde Nast Traveller list includes 66 properties around the world. As well as the UK hotels, there are also big names across Europe and the rest of the world, among them well known names such as Soho House and Rosewood hotels. Many have storied pasts while some are also innovative and modern. Read on to find out who made the list this year: Belmond Cadogan Hotel, London The Belmond Cadogan has had it’s fair share of history Each room has a private balcony and personal butler service Afternoon tea was once loved by many of the 80s supermodels Despite opening in the 1800s, the hotel has been renovated to its current state The hotel, originally opened in 1887, has had a long and interesting history. It was the location of Oscar Wilde’s arrest in 1895, as well as a place of recuperation for supermodels including Cindy Crawford and Linda Evangelista. Now, following four years of renovation, the 54-bedroom hotel has reopened. Each of the rooms features private balconies, butler service, and some even have working fireplaces. According to the magazine: “The tea room is the heart of it all. Wondrous afternoon teas include salt-cod croquettes and cosies made by Adam Handling’s mother.” Bankside Hotel, London Bankside Hotel is just a stones throw from the Thames The hotel features chic Scandinavian designs with muted tones and understated furniture Sustainability is a selling point with no single use plastic used throughout the hotel Located near the Tate Modern, Bankside is trying to be a sustainable property – there is no single use plastic on the site. The hotel also offers water jugs along the corridors, and the key cards are made from paper. Bankside’s show piece is a ceramic mural running along a wall of the restaurant and bar. It shows scenes of the area’s history such as Viking boats, fishing boats and the Great Fire. University Arms, Cambridge Literary fans will delight in the novel nuances throughout The hotel is the oldest in Cambridge Despite being built in 1834, it has been renovated to feature 192 bedrooms for guests As the oldest hotel in Cambridge, built in 1834, University Arms has since been reinvented to include 192 bedrooms along with a velvet-upholstered bar and British bistro. Literary fans will love it – the public sitting area is called The Library and there are recordings of Wind in the Willows in the toilets. Conde Nast Traveller advises: “The liveried bicycles in Cambridge blue are perfect for exploring the streets or making a quick getaway to nearby beauty spots such as The Orchard at Grantchester.” [boxout headline=”The Best New Hotels in Europe”] Hotel Vilon, Rome, ITALY Casa Iris, Orbetello, ITALY Brach, Paris, FRANCE Epi 1959, St Tropez, FRANCE Hotel Lutetia, Paris, FRANCE Le Barn, Bonnelles, FRANCE Royal Champagne Hotel & Spa, Champillon, FRANCE Little Beach House, Barcelona, SPAIN Can Bordoy, Mallorca, SPAIN Casa Caminada, Furstenau, SWITZERLAND Experimental Chalet, Verbier, SWITZERLAND Stamba Hotel, Tbilisi, GEORGIA St George, Helsinki, FINLAND [/boxout] Heckfield Place, Hampshire The hotel opening has been eagerly awaited following ten years of renovation The rural rooms use local produce and food from the Hampshire countryside Soho House-esque talks and views of the rolling countryside will be popular with guests The Georgian Hotel opened last year after renovations of the 18th century building over-ran The opening of the 18th century hotel was hotly anticipated – it’s gone through ten years of renovations. Guests staying at the Georgian hotel will be able to make the most of two restaurants, which uses organic produce from the local farm, and the 67-seat cinema. Top tip for the property is that the biggest of the 45 rooms offers 180 degree views of the stunning countryside. The Fife Arms, Scotland The Scottish heritage is played out with plaid throughout the hotel The Fife Arms is just nine miles from Balmoral Castle Dark woods, taxidermy animals and rich Highlands heritage is scattered throughout the rooms Guests can even request a tweed-covered hot water bottle for the chillier nights Found in the Highland village of Braemar, just nine miles from Balmoral Castle, the hotel incorporates works from artists such as William Morris and Picasso. In true Scottish form, tartan bedspreads and wallpaper are found throughout alongside taxidermy animals. There’s even a tweed-covered hot water bottle available for guests. And if you ask for a riverside room, you can “fall asleep to the murmur of the fast-flowing Clunie Water”. [boxout headline=”The Best New Hotels in the World”] Sands Hotel, California, USA Kimpton La Peer, Los Angeles, USA The Hoxton, New York, USA Blackberry Mountain, Tennessee, USA Caldera House, Wyoming, USA Perry Lane Hotel, Savannah, USA Hotel Joaquin, California, USA Nomad Los Angeles, USA Shinola Hotel, Detroit, USA Hotel Peter and Paul, New Orleans, USA El Rey Court, Santa Fe, USA Palihotel Culver City, Los Angeles, USA The Inn at Kenmore Hall, Massachusetts, USA The Freehand, New York, USA Eaton Workshop, Washington D.C., USA The Line, Austin, USA Hotel Amparo, San Miguel de Allende, MEXICO Casa Pueblo, Tulum, MEXICO Punta Caliza, Isla Holbox, MEXICO Montage, Los Cabos, MEXICO Chable Maroma, Mayakoba, MEXICO Manapany, ST BARTH’S Rosewood Baha Mar, BAHAMAS Belmond Cap Juluca, ANGUILLA Casa Legado, Bogota, COLOMBIA Islas Secas, PANAMA &Beyond Tengile River Lodge, SOUTH AFRICA Oomanda, Khomas, NAMIBIA Shipwreck Lodge, NAMIBIA Zuri Zanzibar Hotel & Resort, ZANZIBAR The Jaffa, Tel Aviv, ISRAEL Mandarin Oriental Jumeira, Dubai, UAE Joali, MALDIVES Lux North Male Atoll, MALDIVES Kudadoo Maldives Private Island, MALDIVES Soho House Mumbai, INDIA Capella Ubud, Bali, INDONESIA Six Senses Uluwatu, Bali, INDONESIA Bulgari Hotel, Shanghai, CHINA Six Senses Maxwell, SINGAPORE Shinta Mani Wild, CAMBODIA Rosewood Phnom Penh, CAMBODIA Wa Ale Island, BURMA The Datai Langkawi, MALAYSIA Spirit Sanctuary, Paro, BHUTAN The Calile, Brisbane, AUSTRALIA United Places Botanic Gardens, Melbourne, AUSTRALIA Lon Retreat, Victoria, AUSTRALIA [/boxout] [article-rail-section title=”Most read in travel” posts_category=”33″ posts_number=”6″ query_type=”popular” /] If you’re looking for a stay with a furry friend, there are a number of UK hotels that are happy to house your pets for a minibreak. However, for a more relaxing stay, many hotels offer some of the finest spa and wellness packages in the world. Devon and Cornwall were recently voted the best locations for spa hotels, according to AA.
16 Apr 19
The Irish Sun
THE best new hotels for 2019 have been revealed by Conde Nast Traveller in their annual Hot List. Five hotel in the UK – located in London, Scotland and Cambridge – made it onto the list this year. The top five new hotels in the UK have been revealed by Conde Nast The Conde Nast Traveller list includes 66 properties around the world. As well as the UK hotels, there are also big names across Europe and the rest of the world, among them well known names such as Soho House and Rosewood hotels. Many have storied pasts while some are also innovative and modern. Read on to find out who made the list this year: Belmond Cadogan Hotel, London The Belmond Cadogan has had it’s fair share of history Each room has a private balcony and personal butler service Afternoon tea was once loved by many of the 80s supermodels Despite opening in the 1800s, the hotel has been renovated to its current state The hotel, originally opened in 1887, has had a long and interesting history. It was the location of Oscar Wilde’s arrest in 1895, as well as a place of recuperation for supermodels including Cindy Crawford and Linda Evangelista. Now, following four years of renovation, the 54-bedroom hotel has reopened. Each of the rooms features private balconies, butler service, and some even have working fireplaces. According to the magazine: “The tea room is the heart of it all. Wondrous afternoon teas include salt-cod croquettes and cosies made by Adam Handling’s mother.” Bankside Hotel, London Bankside Hotel is just a stones throw from the Thames The hotel features chic Scandinavian designs with muted tones and understated furniture Sustainability is a selling point with no single use plastic used throughout the hotel Located near the Tate Modern, Bankside is trying to be a sustainable property – there is no single use plastic on the site. The hotel also offers water jugs along the corridors, and the key cards are made from paper. Bankside’s show piece is a ceramic mural running along a wall of the restaurant and bar. It shows scenes of the area’s history such as Viking boats, fishing boats and the Great Fire. University Arms, Cambridge Literary fans will delight in the novel nuances throughout The hotel is the oldest in Cambridge Despite being built in 1834, it has been renovated to feature 192 bedrooms for guests As the oldest hotel in Cambridge, built in 1834, University Arms has since been reinvented to include 192 bedrooms along with a velvet-upholstered bar and British bistro. Literary fans will love it – the public sitting area is called The Library and there are recordings of Wind in the Willows in the toilets. Conde Nast Traveller advises: “The liveried bicycles in Cambridge blue are perfect for exploring the streets or making a quick getaway to nearby beauty spots such as The Orchard at Grantchester.” [boxout headline=”The Best New Hotels in Europe”] Hotel Vilon, Rome, ITALY Casa Iris, Orbetello, ITALY Brach, Paris, FRANCE Epi 1959, St Tropez, FRANCE Hotel Lutetia, Paris, FRANCE Le Barn, Bonnelles, FRANCE Royal Champagne Hotel & Spa, Champillon, FRANCE Little Beach House, Barcelona, SPAIN Can Bordoy, Mallorca, SPAIN Casa Caminada, Furstenau, SWITZERLAND Experimental Chalet, Verbier, SWITZERLAND Stamba Hotel, Tbilisi, GEORGIA St George, Helsinki, FINLAND [/boxout] Heckfield Place, Hampshire The hotel opening has been eagerly awaited following ten years of renovation The rural rooms use local produce and food from the Hampshire countryside Soho House-esque talks and views of the rolling countryside will be popular with guests The Georgian Hotel opened last year after renovations of the 18th century building over-ran The opening of the 18th century hotel was hotly anticipated – it’s gone through ten years of renovations. Guests staying at the Georgian hotel will be able to make the most of two restaurants, which uses organic produce from the local farm, and the 67-seat cinema. Top tip for the property is that the biggest of the 45 rooms offers 180 degree views of the stunning countryside. The Fife Arms, Scotland The Scottish heritage is played out with plaid throughout the hotel The Fife Arms is just nine miles from Balmoral Castle Dark woods, taxidermy animals and rich Highlands heritage is scattered throughout the rooms Guests can even request a tweed-covered hot water bottle for the chillier nights Found in the Highland village of Braemar, just nine miles from Balmoral Castle, the hotel incorporates works from artists such as William Morris and Picasso. In true Scottish form, tartan bedspreads and wallpaper are found throughout alongside taxidermy animals. There’s even a tweed-covered hot water bottle available for guests. And if you ask for a riverside room, you can “fall asleep to the murmur of the fast-flowing Clunie Water”. [boxout headline=”The Best New Hotels in the World”] Sands Hotel, California, USA Kimpton La Peer, Los Angeles, USA The Hoxton, New York, USA Blackberry Mountain, Tennessee, USA Caldera House, Wyoming, USA Perry Lane Hotel, Savannah, USA Hotel Joaquin, California, USA Nomad Los Angeles, USA Shinola Hotel, Detroit, USA Hotel Peter and Paul, New Orleans, USA El Rey Court, Santa Fe, USA Palihotel Culver City, Los Angeles, USA The Inn at Kenmore Hall, Massachusetts, USA The Freehand, New York, USA Eaton Workshop, Washington D.C., USA The Line, Austin, USA Hotel Amparo, San Miguel de Allende, MEXICO Casa Pueblo, Tulum, MEXICO Punta Caliza, Isla Holbox, MEXICO Montage, Los Cabos, MEXICO Chable Maroma, Mayakoba, MEXICO Manapany, ST BARTH’S Rosewood Baha Mar, BAHAMAS Belmond Cap Juluca, ANGUILLA Casa Legado, Bogota, COLOMBIA Islas Secas, PANAMA &Beyond Tengile River Lodge, SOUTH AFRICA Oomanda, Khomas, NAMIBIA Shipwreck Lodge, NAMIBIA Zuri Zanzibar Hotel & Resort, ZANZIBAR The Jaffa, Tel Aviv, ISRAEL Mandarin Oriental Jumeira, Dubai, UAE Joali, MALDIVES Lux North Male Atoll, MALDIVES Kudadoo Maldives Private Island, MALDIVES Soho House Mumbai, INDIA Capella Ubud, Bali, INDONESIA Six Senses Uluwatu, Bali, INDONESIA Bulgari Hotel, Shanghai, CHINA Six Senses Maxwell, SINGAPORE Shinta Mani Wild, CAMBODIA Rosewood Phnom Penh, CAMBODIA Wa Ale Island, BURMA The Datai Langkawi, MALAYSIA Spirit Sanctuary, Paro, BHUTAN The Calile, Brisbane, AUSTRALIA United Places Botanic Gardens, Melbourne, AUSTRALIA Lon Retreat, Victoria, AUSTRALIA [/boxout] [article-rail-section title=”Most read in travel” posts_category=”22″ posts_number=”6″ query_type=”popular” /] If you’re looking for a stay with a furry friend, there are a number of UK hotels that are happy to house your pets for a minibreak. However, for a more relaxing stay, many hotels offer some of the finest spa and wellness packages in the world. Devon and Cornwall were recently voted the best locations for spa hotels, according to AA.
16 Apr 19
The Love of Villadsen 336

Easy to Hang – These paintings, whether regular or offset, will be simple to dangle, especially if you purchase canvas art sets that are prepared-to hang. Ask the artwork shop to offer hanging kits for each canvas piece so all you have to do when you get the paintings is to bore holes on the […]