Crossing the Colorado River on the South Kaibab Trail, down into the Grand Canyon

Grand Canyon: 3 day hiking itinerary

X22nd March 2020
So you’ve decided to hike the Grand Canyon – one of the world’s most famous hikes, that’s for sure! I’ve summarised our itinerary and all the things you need to plan, to make it super easy to achieve that great
Stockholm: A weekend guide Sweden's stylish, magical capital - recommendations from HYHOI.com: Have You Heard Of It? | A curation of design-led hotspots around the world, tried and tasted

Stockholm, Sweden: A weekend at Miss Clara hotel

X9th April 2019
I adore Stockholm – the fairytale spires, the great design, the Swedish comfort food and fika culture, and all those stylish Swedes! It’s the perfect city break for a long weekend (3-4 days is ideal), and one that’s so accessible
Solheimasandur plane wreck | An Icelandic Roadtrip Adventure - recommendations from HYHOI.com: Have You Heard Of It? | A curation of design-led hotspots around the world, tried and tasted

South Coast of Iceland: Off the beaten track

X5th March 2019
A couple of years back, I did an Iceland road trip – and to this day, despite countless other trips and adventures, I still come back to Iceland as one of the coolest places I’ve ever been. The photos you’ll
My top three places to eat/drink in Paris: Lunch, dinner & drinks sorted | Recommended by HYHOI.com: Have You Heard Of It? | A curation of design-led hotspots around the world, tried and tasted

Paris, France: My top places to eat & drink

X13th May 2018
I’ve done the research, testing and tasting for you, so you can just follow my advice and have a glorious gastronomic experience in the French capital 😉 As always with my recommendations, you can expect great food and drinks, stunning
The Hoxton Hotel, Paris: Beautiful boutique hotel for a chic Parisian pitstop | Recommended by HYHOI.com: Have You Heard Of It? | A curation of design-led hotspots around the world, tried and tasted

Parisa: A weekend at The Hoxton Hotel

X13th May 2018
Anyone browsing Instagram will almost certainly have noticed the opening of The Hoxton Paris back in 2017 – the boutique hotel is so incredibly photogenic it’s as if it were made for it! Set in an 18th century monument historique
Radio Alice Clapham: Fluffy pizzas, burrata & Negronis - a winning combo in Clapham | Recommended by HYHOI.com: Have You Heard Of It? | A curation of design-led hotspots around the world, tried and tasted

Radio Alice, London: Fluffy pizzas & Negronis

X7th January 2018
As the explanation scrawled on the wall of the Clapham pizzeria states, Radio Alice’s pizza is crispy yet soft because it contains “stone-ground whole grain organic flour rich in nutritious elements”, which is then turned into dough which is “left
Breddos Kingly Street: New taco & tequila joint in Soho, London | Recommended by HYHOI.com: Have You Heard Of It? | A curation of design-led hotspots around the world, tried and tasted

Breddos Tacos, London: Tacos & tequila in Soho

X3rd November 2017
Breddos Tacos in Clerkenwell is too popular for its own good, what with the restaurant being miniscule and the crowds of hungry diners so lengthy. So it was super exciting when Breddos Kingly Street opened this autumn – a space
Wer-Haus: Hidden hipster oasis in Barcelona's L'Eixample district | Recommended by HYHOI.com: Have You Heard Of It? | A curation of design-led hotspots around the world, tried and tasted

Wer Haus, Barcelona: Hidden hipster oasis

X27th October 2017
Behind an assuming entrance on Carrer d’Aragó, down a dim corridor… The light-filled warehouse space that it opens out into is my idea of interior perfection, with the lofty ceilings, skylights, high design furniture and all those plants.  Hello Wer-Haus Barcelona.
Syra: Barcelona coffee bar with brilliant branding & doughnuts | Recommended by HYHOI.com: Have You Heard Of It? | A curation of design-led hotspots around the world, tried and tasted

Syra, Barcelona: Beautifully branded coffee bar

X25th October 2017
Small but perfectly formed, Syra Coffee is just an archway in Barcelona’s Gracia district – but with standout branding like this, how could I fail to notice it!? The soundtrack is feelgood, the barista’s shirt is Hawaiian, the doughnuts are