The pre-massage ritual involves writing a wish on a wax tablet while you stare at a fountain
Bedrooms named after grapes, retractable ceilings, and of course wine tastings
Sollecito has, for the second time, been found guilty along with Amanda Knox of the 2007 murder of British student Meredith Kercher
Royal Marines are being put up at taxpayers' expense in a Holiday Inn just four miles away from the base where they were posted
Featuring a chic rooftop poolside, antique-inspired interiors, a former cinema, diner-style eating, a Korean restaurant, and an all-service spa
'Boutique' hotel with sky-high city views
Don't the people on property restoration programmes watch property restoration programmes?
The users of TripAdvisor certainly think so. But have they got it right? Samuel Muston checks in to the Milestone in West London to see why its guests are so impressed
Ms Pushkar's body was discovered in a luxury hotel room by her husband Shashi Tharoor
The Hedonist: what to see and where to be seen
'The Cipriani in Venice was immaculate'
Meeting him was to connect to the golden line of British scholar-traveller-adventurers from Patrick Leigh Fermor to Gavin Young
Poor environment in the dressing room could explain the embarrassing 5-0 defeat to Australia, says Prior
From the great outdoors to Alpine resorts and Himalayan healing
Deals of the week
Under £200... Recuperate on a UK spa break
Secret Escapes offers a range of day spa breaks in the UK. Examples include access to The Malvern Spa in Worcestershire for £65 per guest, with a 30-minute treatment, use of the spa and a light lunch between now and March, when booked by tomorrow. secretescapes.com
Poor old Olivia Colman doesn't have much luck with on-screen husbands, does she? In Peep Show, she was lumbered with drippy Mark, the less said about her Broadchurch spouse the better, and in The 7.39, on BBC1 last night, Colman played the unsuspecting "her indoors" of cheating commuter Carl (David Morrissey).