Carlos Melia seen in England by INSTINCT Magazine

Carlos Melia seen in England by INSTINCT Magazine  |  United States  |  Thank you INSTINCT Magazine for featuring me on the last issue, in the section UPFRONT Spotted World Pride 2012 – London, England, together with Canadian Radio Host Mike Chalut, who was the one in charge to welcome Deborah Cox to the stage in front of thousand of people. Thank You. !!! CM @ Carlos Melia Recommends

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Eccleston Square Hotel London urban cocoon cutting-edge technology

Eccleston Square Hotel London urban cocoon cutting-edge technology  |  London, UK  |  Most of the times prejudice plays bad influences on our thought, and we tend to underestimate things based on size, first impressions and location. This is what happened with me an the lovely Eccleston Square Hotel in London. From the minute I saw it from the distance, I saw a charming boutique hotel, located across a the quiet Eccleston Square. As I walk thought the door, I saw the modern lavish designed lobby and the intimate restaurant Bistrot on the Square. So I said to myself, OK I will have a safe comfortable stay, in a traditional sophisticated English Boutique hotel, and do not get me wrong, I was more than fine and happy with that, but I am always looking for more for an edge. Continue reading Eccleston Square Hotel London urban cocoon cutting-edge technology

Bath, The Cotswolds and Stratford at dot429

Bath, The Cotswolds and Stratford by at dot429  |  429MAGAZINE  |  Good Afternoon everyone, back in New York city. My weekly column on Luxury Gay Travel around the world for 429MAGAZINE at dot429com is OUT and ONLINE. This week, on my last experience in England following the steps of Shakespeare and Jane Austen – Pride and Prejudice and Sense and Sensibility – along Bath, The Cotswolds and Stratford upon Avon. Check it OUT. !!! CM @ Carlos Melia Recommends

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World Pride 2012 London in images and videos

World Pride 2012 London in images and videos  |  London, England  |  Last Saturday, we celebrated the World Gay Pride 2012  in London. We marched all along the city to Trafalgar Square, were the main stage was located. There are no official numbers yet of how many participated, but I must say that the procession (aka. Parade) the way the local authorities decided to call the march, was very successful, despite of all the organization, budget, permits problems that have been public for the last few weeks, and for which many were predicting this World Pride to be World Shame Pride. Continue reading World Pride 2012 London in images and videos

Happy World Pride 2012 London

20120707-083649.jpg Happy World Pride 2012 London | London, England | Happy World Pride 2012 London. CarlosMeliaBlog.com reporting live today frim the Parade and Smirnoff VIP tent. Special thanks to Visit Britain for the invite and lovely stay in London, Bath, Costwolds and Stratford upon Avon.CM @ Carlos Melia Recommends

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Sailing along the canals of BATH on Narrowboats

Sailing along the canals of BATH on Narrowboats  |  Bath, England  |  OK so I decided to go back to blogging. I have been traveling extensively this month around Europe and I have not had a minute to blog. This time I am coming live to you from the canals of Bath, in England. Yesterday we spent two hours on board a Narrowboat sailing along the canals and through the many bridges of Bath. Such a lovely, quiet experience, that will allow you to explore Bath from another angle. Most tours offer the sailing + lunch experience, from the most basic and traditional to the most fancy and posh, your choice. Continue reading Sailing along the canals of BATH on Narrowboats

Bistrot On The Square by Eccleston Square Hotel London

Bistrot On The Square by Eccleston Square Hotel London  |  London, England  |  Last night I, I was so tired after my busy exciting week in Istanbul, that I crawled out of my amazing bed at the lovely chic and HIGH Tech Eccleston Square Hotel in London, and came downstairs to have dinner that the restaurant of the hotel. Bistrot On The Square is a chic petite restaurant with no more than six tables in a very intimate sophisticated environment. One of those gems in London that you find, where design, class and intimacy meet in perfect synchro. Continue reading Bistrot On The Square by Eccleston Square Hotel London

GPS Carlos Melia on my way to Europe

20120621-123233.jpgGPS Carlos Melia on my way to Europe | New York, United States | At La Guardi Airport, taking my United Airlines flight to Washington to coonect to my international flight. Yes, I am on my way to Europe right now – Berlin, Istanbul, London, Bath, Costwolds and Stratfford to review the new Business Class and state-of-the-art 747-8 by Lufthansa and a few hotels by W Hotels, Design Hotels and Rocco Forte. This trip is coordinated and sponsored in parts by Visit Britain, Aristo Tours, Istanbul Conventions and Visitors Bureau and PR&Co. All to be posted and shared here. CM @ Carlos Melia Recommends

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