Lifestyle

Event of the Week – Modern Couples

Art, Intimacy and the Avant-garde Explore modern art and modern love; this major exhibition reveals how relationships can become a playground for creativity. Featuring the biggest names in Modern Art, Modern Couples explores creative relationships, across painting, sculpture, photography, design and literature. Meet the artist couples that forged new ways of making art and of living and loving. The exhibition illuminates these…

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Event of the Week – ‘A Christmas Carol’

Stephen Tompkinson takes over the role of Scrooge as the Old Vic’s joyous OTT Dickens take returns Performance dates: Now – 19 January 2019 Old Vic Theatre Matthew Warchus’ big-hearted, smash hit production of Charles Dickens’ immortal classic A Christmas Carol returns to The Old Vic cleverly adapted for the stage by Jack Thorne (Harry Potter and the Cursed Child). Filling the auditorium to the brim…

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Restaurant of the Week – Bancone

The first thing to know about Bancone, is that their pasta is pretty incredible. They are using the boundaries between traditional and modern contemporary –  think slow spicy pork tagliatelle & duck ravioli. We can also recommend their private dining, delivering large plates of deliciousness for intimate, laid back dining with friends and family.  They have three dining bars where…

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New Years Day Restaurants 2019

Some people dive into the icy sea on New Year’s Day. Some people don’t get up until the 2nd January!  May we suggest some middle ground? Whether you wake on the first morning of 2019 with a spring in your step, or are perhaps not feeling your best (we can’t think why), there’s nothing like a good brunch to shake…

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The World’s Best Oyster Bars 2019

Not only do the flavors of oysters vary widely, so do the rituals on how you should consume these delicious morsels. Some of us treat them as a special delivery service for our favourite condiment such Tabasco and shallot vingear. Others prefer their oysters poached, fried, grilled or dunked in a bloody mary! But a purist takes their oysters straight, no…

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Event of the Week – Carols at The Royal Albert Hall

Celebrate Christmas with the BT Carols Concert! Monday 17th December 2018 Join in the festivities at The Royal Albert Hall as they welcome the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra for this wonderful concert of festive delights. You can expect all your favourite carols, traditional sing-alongs, and even a sprinkling of stardust as we celebrate the Christmas season together. Hosted by BT sport presenters Clare Balding and Jake…

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Take Refuge – Retreats 2019

New year, new you? The Wonder List doesn’t expect you to take on 2019 without a little help, and that’s why we’ve rounded up the best wellness retreats, Whether you’re into hiking or yoga, or just need a nap-inducing Swedish massage, you can rejuvenate both mind and body in complete Wonder List Luxury. 1 – Six Senses Douro Valley, Douro Valley, Portugal…

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Lucid Pianos – A Visual Treat

Transparent pianos may exist in two forms: A fully-transparent piano that allows an unhindered view of the inner workings of the instrument and one that has a transparent lid over a plastic-encased wooden body. Either way, such modern pianos not only are visual treats in their own right but also enable the audience to now have a better look at…

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