How To Prepare Your Home for Autumn | Relative Luxury

We love when the nights draw in, the air cools and it's time to cosy up in your favourite blanket. We love to update the decor in our home with the changing of the seasons, and we’ve got some top tips to help you prepare your home for the fall. By celebrating all things Autumn, and giving you some top tips to get prepared for darker nights, we’re excited for getting cosy this year. Read our top tips for preparing your home for autumn.

The Importance of Formal Shirts | Relative Luxury

While menswear fashion trends can come and go over the years – there’s one item of clothing that every man should keep up to date in his wardrobe. Priceless in terms of their value to your everyday life, and an essential for the various events you’re likely to attend in years to come, nothing is quite as important as a great formal shirt. A stylish formal shirt in your wardrobe shows that you’re ready to tackle any occasion.

Top 5 Scottish Cycling Routes | Relative Luxury

Cycling is a fantastic way to explore new areas, allowing you to get out of the city and back to nature. Whether you're brand new to cycling, or you're a seasoned rider, scotland offers a brilliant variety of cycling routes. Over recent years, there has been an increased demand for specific cycling routes to be adopted by the various national parks that scotland is home to, from the Cairngorms to Loch Lomond and the Trossachs. With this uptake in outdoor fitness, and a desire to keep our natural landscape as well protected as possible, cycling routes are now a mainstay of the top scottish outdoor tourist traps. Read more about our top five scottish cycling routes.

How To Upgrade Your Wearable Tech | Top Tips | Relative Luxury

No matter what your reason for wanting to get out and about, fitness and outdoor sports are becoming a huge new market. Wearable technology products offer a unique opportunity for those who like to get out for an everyday adventure to easily access to a range of useful and exciting features in a lightweight, portable device. With new technologies emerging, we've taken a look at the ways to upgrade your wearable tech products this year.

How To Stick To New Year’s Resolutions | Top Tips | Relative Luxury

Finding a goal and sticking to it can be tough with the best will-power in the world, but there's plenty of us who will be able to recall a time when we made a new year's resolution and didn't quite see it through. Whether its a fitness goal, learning a new skill or simply wanting to be a little happier, when it comes to this time of year, we all take a look back over the things we wanted to achieve in the last twelve months, and make a plan for what we'd like to do in the year ahead. If you've made a resolution this year, then here are our top tips to help you succeed.

Hyde Park Views and Golden Hues | Royal Lancaster Hotel, London – Review | Relative Luxury

Located just a stone's throw from one of London's most iconic, and most naturally beautiful spaces, the Royal Lancaster London is a taste of luxury in a central setting. Within walking distance of Paddington station, Bayswater and Marble Arch, the hotel is right in the beautiful heart of the city.  With gorgeous art-deco inspired styling throughout, soft golden tones, and an emphasis on luxury in the small details, the Royal Lancaster Hotel is a favourite of many business guests, as well as those looking for a weekend city getaway.

Hilltop Getaway in Crete | Royal Marmin Bay Hotel Review | Relative Luxury

Offering a unique eco-friendly philosophy in the heart of Crete - the larger of the greek islands, the Royal Marmin Bay Hotel in Elounda is both luxurious and sophisticated in style. With fantastic hilltop views, excellent facilities and service to match - the Royal Marmin Bay Boutique and Art Hotel is a great choice for a taste of the high end without breaking the bank. Read our review of the Royal Marmin Bay Boutique and Art Hotel in Elounda, Crete.

New Beginning | Relative Luxury

Life is a journey, with plenty of stops, delays, diversions and wrong turns along the way. We all travel at our own pace, have our ups and downs and have our own idea about what we’d like to achieve and what counts as success. In my first post, I hope to launch this new blog, with a little bit of a background to where the idea comes from. Relative Luxury is all about chasing life’s little luxuries - Read more about the blog here!