Remembering a charity in your will can have great benefits for all parties, says Gill Wadsworth. In the UK avoiding eye contact with a chugger – a charity hawker standing in the street attempting to secure donations from passers-by – is a national pastime. As is the often partly reluctantContinue Reading

The Kia Stinger is all about the journey, as Ian Angus discovers… Kia has dubbed the Stinger (its first foray into rear-wheel-drive) a grand turismo rather than a sports car; to my eyes, it’s the best looking car Kia has ever produced. It’s also been around for a couple ofContinue Reading

In an age over-saturated with gaudy images, black-and-white maintains its integrity. In the age of Instagram filters and hyper-saturated, computer-generated advertising images, there is one type of photography that has managed to maintain its integrity: black-and-white. Whether you are shooting with the highest-end digital camera or simply a mobile phone,Continue Reading

Venturing into the auction world for the first time? Here is how to spot the deals and avoid the fakes. The trend for online shopping has gone from the brave ‘early adopters’ to even the technophobic masses in what seems like the blink of an eye. Everything from weekly groceriesContinue Reading

Mürren is home to some of the best skiing in the Alps, but its beauty shines all-year-round. The small town of Mürren, high in the Bernese Oberland region of Switzerland, is hidden away among the snowy peaks of a region rich in history, stretching back through its Bronze and IceContinue Reading

Culture-lovers looking for a luxury weekend getaway will find the best of both worlds in these historic houses. Historic hotels are worlds apart from chain hotels, in that they each have a unique story and every room you visit is unlike the last. Historic hotels give visitors the opportunity toContinue Reading

London has been home to some of the UK’s most infamous criminals and touring their old haunts is a fascinating way to explore this great city. Infamy is a tricky beast. By one token those that achieve it deserve any memory of them to be removed from the public consciousness,Continue Reading

For many young men the Jensen Interceptor was the epitome of cool and in deepest, darkest Oxfordshire there is one company breathing new life into this classic marque. “Most customer conversations begin with ‘when I was a lad’,” says Durran Heslop, head of client relations and marketing at Jensen InternationalContinue Reading

Why wait until January 1st to make a resolution to follow your dreams? There is no time like the present. Sail Around The World Why would a 49-year old man swap a good job working at a bank in Sydney for eleven gruelling months at sea? This is a questionContinue Reading