Good Morning from Britain

London isn't know for its balmy days but we lucked out. Sunnyish and warm. And the City is beautiful as ever. Probably my 10th visit since my first at age 15. Enjoying my morning at the very British Rosewood London. Off today with Silversea and the Silver Cloud. More on that later. Have a great … Continue reading Good Morning from Britain

Edinburgh & London Report

I visited Edinburgh and London this past November and here is my report, in photos. The hotels stayed in were The Balmoral, a Rocco Forte Hotel, a grande dame set above the railway station in Edinburgh.  And in London, another Rocco Forte hotel, Brown's Hotel, a classic central Mayfair establishment which has been around longer … Continue reading Edinburgh & London Report

British Airways Oakland to London

Friends and Clients...   Did you know?  Incredible introductory fare, too.  Give me a call, Josh New BA route from Oakland plus special business class fare British Airways will fly from Oakland (OAK), California to London Gatwick from March 28, 2017. The city across the bay from San Francisco will be served year round by … Continue reading British Airways Oakland to London

4 Day Luxury London Getaway

Dorchester is one of those very small luxury hotel companies in Europe, with hotels in the UK, France, Switzerland & Italy.   Plus the iconic Beverly Hills Hotel and Bel Air. Here's a fun 4 day itinerary for your next jaunt to London..  .Ready to go? Enjoy, Josh   josh friedman luxury travel in san … Continue reading 4 Day Luxury London Getaway

Rocco Forte Hotels Update

I just received an update from my very friendly Rocco Forte hotels sales rep today on what's up with this top group of European hotels. Rocco Forte is one of my top "go to" companies in Europe for a few reasons:  Location of hotels, historical buildings with contemporary interior design, top service & great restaurant options. … Continue reading Rocco Forte Hotels Update

Top Boutique Hotels |London Paris Madrid Barcelona

Dear Clients & Friends, This is Part Two of my European update for information helpful in your European vacation planning for 2016. It’s brought to us by a top hotel and local agency rep of mine. This blog includes some of the best suggestions for small hotels, luxury estates and manor homes.  See our other … Continue reading Top Boutique Hotels |London Paris Madrid Barcelona

SPECIAL EVENTS 2016 | London, Edinburgh, UK & Paris

Dear Clients & Friends, I trust you’ll find this information helpful in your European vacation planning for 2016. It’s brought to us by a top hotel and local agency rep of mine, JHH Hotels. See our other blog post for fabulous hotel, manor house and castle ideas both in the cities and countryside of England, … Continue reading SPECIAL EVENTS 2016 | London, Edinburgh, UK & Paris