Category Archives: Places

Beaufort Bar, Savoy Hotel, London

From Concierge UNPACKED Looking for a touch of opulence as an antidote to the dull old days of recession? The Beaufort Bar at the newly reopened Savoy hotel in London will undoubtedly be the place to sip Champagne or a … Continue reading

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St. John Hotel, London

Something not to miss. The St. John Hotel will open in November 2010 at 1 Leicester St, London. Manzi’s “famous seafood restaurant” had been open for some 60 years on the same site. Along with J. Sheekey’s it was the … Continue reading

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Paradise Beach, Campomarino, Taranto

Not many of my friends know this beach because it sits at the edges of Salento, at least in the way people from Lecce think of it. In reality, Campomarino, many years ago was part of the Lecce province before … Continue reading

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Brick Lane Music Festival, 18-19 Sep 2010, London

Its official, the summer is nearly over but don’t worry as there’s still time to squeeze in a bit more fun and the Brick Lane Music Festival presents the perfect opportunity to do just that! The festival takes place on … Continue reading

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Wall Street Eats Italian

Eataly complex opens in New York as analysts and stockbrokers queue for jobs NEW YORK – “Two young communications studies graduates came to see me in Turin. They were looking for a job. I told them I had nothing for … Continue reading

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La Roccia restaurant, Castro, Salento

A small corner of culinary heaven as seen by a new local, my friend Sinan, on his always awesome Sinanation blog. Hotel La Roccia stands like a fortress on top of a bay that runs into the town of Castro. … Continue reading

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SalentoandOut – Be a local in Salento

A few days ago, CityandOut launched its first satellite local site, SalentoandOut. Our aim is to provide maximum depth into Salento, the beautiful southern part of the Puglia region, in Italy. We are going to recommend you the best places … Continue reading

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