The Sybarite® Magazine

The Sybarite magazine is an online-only business and lifestyle content hub. Our writers showcase riveting interviews of influential personalities as well as reviews, features and the latest insights from the world of business, luxury and lifestyle.

  • Villa Peduzzi – A Secret Waiting to be Found

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  • Posted 2 days ago

  • “And above all, watch with glittering eyes the whole world around you, because the greatest secrets are always hidden in the most unlikely place. Those who don’t believe in magic will never find it” said the quintessential children’s author Roald Dahl. At this under …
  • Penshurst Place
  • Penshurst Place and Gardens

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  • Posted 1 month ago

  • Penshurst Place & Gardens is a beautiful historic estate in England’s Weald of Kent, near Tunbridge Wells, and is a wonderful place for a day out, with or without children. Penshurst Place is the current and ancestral home of the Sidney family; King Edward VI granted t…
  • Restaurant Review: Robata

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  • Posted 2 months ago

  •   Robata refers to the Japanese cooking method where food is cooked over a charcoal grill. It is said that the first people who used the technique were ancient fishermen in northern Japan who brought hot coals in boxes with them so that they good cook on their boats. A …
  • Luxury Beauty Gifts For The Man In Your Life

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  • Posted 1 day ago

  •   If the man in your life enjoys a little pampering, then why not treat him to some of the finest beauty gifts this Christmas?   Man – Organic Facial Gift Set for Him by VOYA Once your man has been introduced to VOYA, he may never turn back! VOYA reopened its…
  • LARQ
  • Introducing LARQ Bottle Movement

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  • Posted 2 weeks ago

  • For those who want to reduce their plastic usage, reusable water bottles seem to be one of the easiest ways to start. However, keeping these bottles clean and smell-free has become an added task that people on the move are not thrilled about. Enter LARQ, the health and welln…
  • skin oils
  • The perfect skin oil for this autumn.

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  • Posted 1 month ago

  • There is nothing more pleasing than fresh, healthy skin looking back at you from the mirror in the morning; it starts your day, it sets you up and imbues a confidence that you just can’t buy. Jane Scrivner has spent a lifetime in the beauty industry, she is like a somm…
  • BelleCell Regeneration Clinic – Review

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  • Posted 2 months ago

  • In a quiet and unassuming courtyard to the rear of the Ritz lies the secret to total wellness on a molecular level.  Descending the spiral staircase to, the rumoured, Churchill’s Wine cellar is a journey into a space that he would not recognise. Although wine is not store…
  • Christmas Gifts
  • Christmas Gift Guide For Her

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  • Posted 1 week ago

  • Christmas gifts ideas for the woman in your life… Finding Christmas gift ideas for the woman in your life can be a difficult task whether it’s your sister, mother, wife or best friend. If you fancy treating her to something extra special this year, then take a lo…
  • LARQ
  • Introducing LARQ Bottle Movement

  • By
  • Posted 2 weeks ago

  • For those who want to reduce their plastic usage, reusable water bottles seem to be one of the easiest ways to start. However, keeping these bottles clean and smell-free has become an added task that people on the move are not thrilled about. Enter LARQ, the health and welln…
  • Dr Hauschka – 100% Natural and Organic Skincare

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  • Posted 2 months ago

  •   We’re all increasingly aware of the importance of using natural and organic products on our skin, and one of my favourite brands for this is Dr Hauschka. With over 50 years’ experience working with the very best natural ingredients and medicinal plant extracts…
  • Give your locks a shiny new lease of life. 

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  • Posted 2 months ago

  •   We’d all love our hair to look luscious, volumised and full of life. However, if you are anything like me, then you’re probably guilty of using the same old hair products day in, day out and not really giving your hair the care as it deserves. Well, if you need a …
  • Castello Dal Pozzo
  • Hotel Review | Castello dal Pozzo

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  • Posted 3 months ago

  • Laying at the foot of the Alps, on the border of France and Switzerland is the picturesque Italian region of Piedmont. Known for its wineries, slow food, and majestic lakes, Piedmont has been captivating visitors for decades. On our weekend trip to the region, we chose to st…
  • Paris Hotel Guide: Maison Favart

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  • Posted 4 months ago

  • A secret neo-classical bolthole in the heart of Paris. Just when you thought Paris couldn’t be more of a romantic place, we found La Maison Favart. Owing its name to a famous couple who established the renown of the Opéra-Comique: Charles-Simon and Justine Favart. The st…
  • BARNES Launches Luxury Jura Residence

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  • Posted 10 months ago

  • BARNES has announced their brand new contemporary luxury residence to hit the market, Jura, situated on the Wentworth Estate in Virginia Water, Surrey. The 6 bedroom luxury masterpiece is valued at approximately £18.75 million, and is the most architecturally modern house t…
  • Mallorca – The Ultimate Escape to the Mediterranean

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  • Posted 1 year ago

  • Mallorca is blessed with Caribbean-style beaches and stunning landscapes as well as a range of social, cultural and sporting events. Along with it’s idyllic landscapes, there are fantastic shopping possibilities in the authentic city centers of Palma de Mallorca, and d…
  • Castello Dal Pozzo
  • Hotel Review | Castello dal Pozzo

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  • Posted 3 months ago

  • Laying at the foot of the Alps, on the border of France and Switzerland is the picturesque Italian region of Piedmont. Known for its wineries, slow food, and majestic lakes, Piedmont has been captivating visitors for decades. On our weekend trip to the region, we chose to st…
  • OOTY Review
  • A Taste of South India in London – Ooty Review

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  • Posted 6 months ago

  • Tucked away in the heart of Marylebone is a fine dining establishment that brings the flavours of South India to London. Ooty is the more well-known name of the heavenly hill station called Udagamandalam in the state of Tamil Nadu. Taking inspiration from the idyllic town, f…
  • My London Fashion Week – VanillaOnTop

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  • Posted 9 months ago

  • Ever wondered what London Fashion Week looks like from the inside? Paula Pötry, known from her Instagram account VanillaOnTop, gives The Sybarite a look at what happens in the front row of London’s most iconic fashion shows.  “A week full of inspiration and bre…
  • Ethical Engagement Rings by Lydia McCarthy-Keen

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  • Posted 9 months ago

  • Are you looking for a more ethical way of popping the question? Lydia McCarthy-Keen has launched a range of engagement and wedding rings using exclusively lab-grown diamonds, offering a more ethically conscious choice for couples this Valentines Day.  The stunning range inc…
  • The Luxury Valentines Day Gift Guide for Her

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  • Posted 10 months ago

  • Whether she’s a comfort lover, a tea expert or is passionate about interior design, The Sybarite have selected the best luxurious gifts for the woman in your life this Valentines Day. Botonique If she’s taking part in dry January, this alcohol alternative may jus…
  • Pop-up-Pippa Small Interview
  • ‘Celebrating India’ Pop-up – Pippa Small Interview

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  • Posted 6 months ago

  • In the midst of the Bicester Village ‘Celebrating India’ pop-up, The Sybarite speaks exclusively to ethical jeweller, Pippa Small, on her sustainability standards and her royal admirers. When did you know you wanted to start a jewellery line based on ethical consumption?…
  • An Interview with Wellness Expert Ricardo Barbato

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  • Posted 7 months ago

  • As the leading wellness expert on the upcoming Mykonos Wellness Experience, Ricardo Barbato will be working with all guests on a variety of fitness and health activities at the beautiful ALEGRIA Estate, including Hatha Flow yoga, running and body-weight exercises and meditat…
  • Mastering Modern Wellness – An Interview with Paris Angelika

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  • Posted 8 months ago

  • Founder and CEO of Premium Wellness, Paris Angelika has mastered the art of modern wellness. Providing fitness and wellbeing retreats to a global audience, Paris has found the magic formula, mixing exercise and wellness with the beautiful cultural experiences that the island…
  • Food Trend, Glorious Food Trend

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  • Posted 5 months ago

  • Aren’t we lucky? The UK has one of the most dynamic food industries in the world – and it’s all on our doorstep. Whether we choose to cook for ourselves, eat out, eat in, go to the big cities, roam across our countryside – everywhere we go there will be someone doing…
  • Your Conscious Future Awaits – Sustainability in Business

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  • Posted 7 months ago

  • At any one time I am lucky enough to be working with a wide range of companies helping them with their growth, planning innovation initiatives and developing their creative and financial trajectories. Over the last couple of years, there has been an additional dimension to f…
  • How Wellness can Transform your Business

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  • Posted 7 months ago

  • We spend a vast majority of our time during our adult lives at work. If you were to take time out to add these hours up you might be quite startled by your resulting figure – if not a little horrified! Work certainly challenges and inspires most of us but are we as hap…
  • Is Your Business Fit For Social Media?

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  • Posted 8 months ago

  • Erica’s new book ‘Simple Tips, Smart Ideas : Build a Bigger, Better Business’ is out now.  Full of her usual easy-to-use advice, lots of case studies, quick tips, diagrams and innovative ways to think about growing your business – its 288 full colour pages will help…
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  • Vardo Takes its Place on the Chelsea Restaurant Scene

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  • Posted 4 weeks ago

  • From the Partridges-curated Fine Food market every Saturday to the contemporary Saatchi Gallery, the fabulous Duke of York Square has been a Chelsea restaurant favourite for years. Backed by the team at expert coffee roasters and all-day-dining purveyors, Caravan, VARDO is a…
  • Celebrating 150 years of Moët & Chandon 

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  • Posted 2 months ago

  •   This year Moët & Chandon is celebrating the 150th anniversary of Moët Impérial, it’s an anniversary that offers an ideal opportunity for Moët & Chandon to celebrate its most iconic champagne.  The saga of Moët Impérial began in 1869, when Moët &…
  • Restaurant Review: Robata

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  • Posted 2 months ago

  •   Robata refers to the Japanese cooking method where food is cooked over a charcoal grill. It is said that the first people who used the technique were ancient fishermen in northern Japan who brought hot coals in boxes with them so that they good cook on their boats. A …
  • The Ultimate Luxury Gifts for Him This Christmas

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  • Posted 12 months ago

  • Men are notoriously difficult to buy anything for, let alone Christmas presents. At some point in their lives they stop wishing for a lengthy list of toys and start to claim that they “don’t need anything”. This dreaded statement makes shopping for a dad, a husban…
  • The Latest in Ski-Tech and Wellness

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  • Posted 12 months ago

  • Over the past couple of years, innovative technologies and creative methods of augmenting wellness have completely altered the sporting world, and the ski scene is no different. With the aim to enhance physical performance and encourage mental wellbeing, tech and wellness pr…
  • Luxury Luggage with Personal Travel Assistance by Horizn Go

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  • Posted 1 year ago

  • Berlin-based luggage brand Horizn Studios has just made your weekend trips away a lot easier. The sleek Model M Cabin Case is the perfect size for cabin luggage with a spacious interior and a fold-able laundry bag to ease with packing on the way back. The TSA approved lock …
  • sketch London Unveils New Interactive Online Experience

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  • Posted 1 year ago

  • Those who are familiar with the magical and intriguing world of sketch London will know that any visit to the Mayfair venue is bound to be far from ordinary. As one of the most Instagrammed places in the world, sketch has built it’s brand on striking interiors, mysteri…
  • Luxury Beauty Gifts For The Man In Your Life

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  • Posted 1 day ago

  •   If the man in your life enjoys a little pampering, then why not treat him to some of the finest beauty gifts this Christmas?   Man – Organic Facial Gift Set for Him by VOYA Once your man has been introduced to VOYA, he may never turn back! VOYA reopened its…
  • Christmas Gifts
  • Christmas Gift Guide For Her

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  • Posted 1 week ago

  • Christmas gifts ideas for the woman in your life… Finding Christmas gift ideas for the woman in your life can be a difficult task whether it’s your sister, mother, wife or best friend. If you fancy treating her to something extra special this year, then take a lo…
  • Dr Hauschka – 100% Natural and Organic Skincare

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  • Posted 2 months ago

  •   We’re all increasingly aware of the importance of using natural and organic products on our skin, and one of my favourite brands for this is Dr Hauschka. With over 50 years’ experience working with the very best natural ingredients and medicinal plant extracts…
  • Prince Harry and Meghan Markle wed at Windsor Palace

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  • Posted 2 years ago

  • On this royal wedding day, The Sybarite sends it’s congratulations to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle as they are pronounced husband and wife, and we welcome a new member into the British royal family. Meghan was escorted down the aisle of St George’s Chapel by he…
  • The Bite Size News: Cinco de Mayo and guilt free chocolate

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  • Posted 2 years ago

  • In this edition of bite size news, we compile the hottest luxury lifestyle news just for you, including Cinco de mayo celebrations, lifestyle boutique openings and the release of a brand new guilt-free chocolate. Cinco de Mayo weekend at Corazon From Friday 4th to Monday 7th…
  • Duchess of Cambridge gives birth to a baby boy

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  • Posted 2 years ago

  • Congratulations are in order for Prince William and Kate Middleton as they welcome their third child, a royal baby boy, who is now fifth in line to the throne. Weighing 8lbs 7oz, the prince was born at 11:01 UK time, and whilst we haven’t had a statement on his name ye…
  • Experience Lisbon Like a Local with LX GUEST

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  • Posted 11 months ago

  • Lisbon; a highly popular getaway destination for its culture, food, sight-seeing and accessibility. Those who would rather explore Lisbon in comfort and true local style would be wise to experience a unique VIP service that will not only look after you but provide whatever i…
  • Barefoot Luxury – Caribbean Superyacht Charter

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  • Posted 11 months ago

  • Once a pastime exclusively of the super-rich, superyacht charter is becoming evermore accessible and growing in popularity with groups of friends and families who’ll share a larger vessel, and the cost, to experience the indulgent luxury and total freedom afforded by this …
  • Penshurst Place
  • Penshurst Place and Gardens

  • By
  • Posted 1 month ago

  • Penshurst Place & Gardens is a beautiful historic estate in England’s Weald of Kent, near Tunbridge Wells, and is a wonderful place for a day out, with or without children. Penshurst Place is the current and ancestral home of the Sidney family; King Edward VI granted t…
  • Celebrating 150 years of Moët & Chandon 

  • By
  • Posted 2 months ago

  •   This year Moët & Chandon is celebrating the 150th anniversary of Moët Impérial, it’s an anniversary that offers an ideal opportunity for Moët & Chandon to celebrate its most iconic champagne.  The saga of Moët Impérial began in 1869, when Moët &…
  • Wiltons Oyster Masterclass

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  • Posted 2 months ago

  • To celebrate the upcoming 2019/2020 oyster season, The Sybarite was invited to attend an Oyster Masterclass at the legendary London restaurant, Wiltons. There is truly no better place to learn about the art of oysters—from differentiating between native and rock oysters to…
  • Claridge's
  • Yann Couvreur Comes To Claridge’s

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  • Posted 3 months ago

  • Despite the many talented pastry chefs that call Paris home, the queues at Yann Couvreur’s Goncourt district patisserie are a testament to the young man’s ability to create delicious, one-of-a-kind pastries. Couvreur’s passion for baking began as early as high school, …
  • Luxury Beauty Gifts For The Man In Your Life

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  • Posted 1 day ago

  •   If the man in your life enjoys a little pampering, then why not treat him to some of the finest beauty gifts this Christmas?   Man – Organic Facial Gift Set for Him by VOYA Once your man has been introduced to VOYA, he may never turn back! VOYA reopened its…
  • Villa Peduzzi – A Secret Waiting to be Found

  • By
  • Posted 2 days ago

  • “And above all, watch with glittering eyes the whole world around you, because the greatest secrets are always hidden in the most unlikely place. Those who don’t believe in magic will never find it” said the quintessential children’s author Roald Dahl. At this under …
  • Christmas Gifts
  • Christmas Gift Guide For Her

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  • Posted 1 week ago

  • Christmas gifts ideas for the woman in your life… Finding Christmas gift ideas for the woman in your life can be a difficult task whether it’s your sister, mother, wife or best friend. If you fancy treating her to something extra special this year, then take a lo…