27 Jun 2011

Check in, check out later with Facebook and Foursquare 20  

We all love keeping in touch with friends and family, especially when we’re on the move. When you’re out and about, on holiday or simply travelling through, checking in via Facebook Places lets all your contacts know where you are and what you’re up to. So as checking in is a big part of your stay…

24 Jun 2011

Departing or arriving in London? Great airport deals 0  

Summer holidays are coming up soon and for many of us that will involve some air travel. Whether you love it or loathe it, the journey is a big part of your vacation time. Here’s some ideas on how to make your journey more enjoyable: – Flying from Heathrow Parking the car at the airport…

21 Jun 2011

City of London Festival – what’s on 0  

The City of London festival has been described as ‘a priceless asset in its magnificent venues’ by the Evening Standard and what an asset – there are music, film, performance and art exhibitions and activities going on throughout June until August – all nearby our New Providence Wharf hotel. So if you’re staying in London this…

17 Jun 2011

Gift ideas for Father’s Day 0  

Father’s Day is coming up this weekend and it’s always a challenge to find the perfect gift – especially for someone who has everything. Well, to help you out we have some Father’s Day gift ideas and you can buy them online – - Pre-theatre dinner for 2 at our London restaurants Give your Dad…

16 Jun 2011

Meet the Hotel Manager: Neil Duffen at The Vanderbilt 0  

This week we met up with Hotel Manager Neil Duffen at The Vanderbilt hotel in South Kensington to find out more about the hotel and his career at Radisson Edwardian. How long have you been with the company for?   I joined in 1995 initially and left in 1998, but rejoined in 2001. I spent two…

14 Jun 2011

Summer art exhibitions not to be missed 0  

The Royal Academy of Arts opened it’s Summer Exhibition 2011 last week on 7th June and is still the largest open contemporary art exhibition in the world. The exhibition runs until 5th August this year so there’s still plenty of time to have a look at the many renowned and emerging artists that are showing…

13 Jun 2011

Calendar of Summer Festivals in London 0  

Festival season kicked off this weekend in London with LED in Victoria Park, Southern Sounds and Get Loaded on Clapham Common and there are loads more lined up throughout the summer. Here’s a look at what’s on where: – London Feis Celebrating Irish music with song, dance and drama with artists like Bob Dylan, The…

10 Jun 2011

Happy Birthday HRH Queen Elizabeth II! 0  

It’s the Queen’s official birthday this weekend – Happy Birthday Your Majesty! We hope it’s not raining too hard! To celebrate her birthday, the palace has a special parade called Trooping of the Colour on Saturday 11th June – a must see if you’re visiting London this weekend. Professional troops from the Household Division (Foot Guards and…

08 Jun 2011

Recipe of the month: Bring on the strawberries! 0  

June is here and although it hasn’t been all sunshine so far, we are loving this season’s freshest strawberries. On now in our central London restaurants, there are two offers – complimentary strawberry dessert when you order 2 courses from the a la carte menu or a glass of champagne with a delicious bowl of…

27 May 2011

Weddings at Radisson Edwardian – Catering special 1  

The wedding season is nearly upon us and your diary might have already started filling up with ‘big days’. If you’re a wedding planner or you’re planning your own wedding for this year or next year, catering will certainly be near the top of your to do list. At Radisson Edwardian Heathrow, Asian weddings are hugely…