London’s calling


Explore London’s South Bank over the weekend and enjoy a package from Park Plaza Riverbank. The four star hotel is offering, from $202 per room per night (excluding VAT), a superior room for two, continental breakfast and two tickets the London Eye which rises 135 metres above the River Thames.
Worth exploring while in the area are the OXO Tower, the Southbank Centre, Royal Festival Hall, Queen Elizabeth Hall and Hayward Gallery. 
Park Plaza Riverbank London is located on the Albert Embankment and has easy access to some of London’s most famous landmarks, including the Tate Britain, the Houses of Parliament and the vibrant South Bank area. To book the Explore London’s South Bank package, call 020 7958 8000, email
Red Carnation Hotels has teamed up with Kate Starkey Couture (KSC) offers guests a unique package, combining bespoke tailoring with five star luxury.
KSC is a new service offering women the chance to have a perfectly fitting solution to their business wardrobe. Kate's service is for those who favour quality classics but who don't have time to shop and know the value of good tailoring. Clients are visited at their hotel by the design team, who make own selection of working clothes.
The package, available until December 31, 2008, is priced from $3,306 and includes two nights accommodation in a king room or suite, welcome glass of champagne, full English breakfast, a consultation at the hotel with Kate Starkey Couture for one custom made suit and two bespoke ladies shirts. You will also receive a complimentary extra trouser or skirt of choice. (Delivery will be approximate six weeks).
Also included are two complimentary tickets to the latest exhibition at the V&A. The hotels to choose from are The Milestone Hotel in Kensington, The Egerton House Hotel in Knightsbridge and 41 Hotel near Buckingham Palace.