About Lauren Hill

Between living in Japan, Singapore and London, Lauren has spent the past few years working as an editor, sub-editor and travel and lifestyle writer, with a focus on luxury and adventure travel. She is currently based in London, exploring the city’s eating and drinking scene and seeking out its outdoor green spaces.

The ultimate guide to New Mexico wine

With landscape that’s known for its high desert vistas, and a strong connection to iconic artist Georgia O’Keeffe, New Mexico has plenty to entice visitors. But add to this the region’s equal parts historic and thriving wine scene, and there’s yet another calling card. Known … Continue reading
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A neighbourhood guide to Lowertown in St Paul

The Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St Paul have a diverse collection of neighbourhoods between them, and in St Paul this is especially true. In fact, the city is often defined by the unique enclaves that lie within it, and as the hottest neighbourhood in … Continue reading
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The 10 best collections to see at Shanghai Museum

A museum of ancient Chinese art, the Shanghai Museum possesses an impressive collection of over 140,000 precious objects including national-graded paintings, ceramics, bronzes and calligraphy. With so much to take in, follow our guide to the 10 most fascinating things to see at Shanghai Museum. … Continue reading
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The best Coney Island hot dogs in Detroit

The distinctive chilli-topped Coney Island hot dog is considered Detroit’s signature snack food, with no other city or state celebrating it with quite so much spirit. Perhaps it’s Detroit’s claim to the Coney Island dog’s creation that gives the city such pride, or perhaps it’s … Continue reading
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The best festivals in San Francisco

California’s breezy City by the Bay, San Francisco is famous worldwide for leading the way in embracing diversity, which is an attribute that’s resulted in an exceptionally vibrant and culturally rich community. This enthusiasm for culture, as well as for the arts, is exhibited year-round … Continue reading
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The Moganshan Lu art district of Shanghai

Shanghai may be better known for its innovative architecture and towering skyscrapers, but in recent years the city has become increasingly renowned for its flourishing contemporary arts scene. While many of Shanghai’s biggest galleries lie alongside the Bund, one of the city’s most exciting new … Continue reading
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The rise of multi-generational travel

In recent years, multi-generational travel has become increasingly popular. After all, when each generation of the family are keen travellers, why not bring everyone along to experience new places together. But there’s more to this enduring travel trend than a joint feeling of wanderlust. We … Continue reading
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Hot London restaurant openings in 2016

Continually expanding, ever exciting and always delivering diverse new cuisines, the dining scene in London just keeps getting better. Restaurants reflect the capital’s multicultural residents, as well as its hunger for the latest and greatest dining trends, while celebrity chefs and street-food heroes alike pour … Continue reading
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