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The Men Who Would Be Bond

The Men Who Would Be Bond

Despite famously saying that he would “rather slash my wrists” than sign up for another outing as Bond, rumours abound that a mind-boggling $150 million two-movie deal has changed Daniel Craig's mind. However, despite how effective and popular he has been as 007, we are more than a little miffed because we have some excellent replacements... [More...]

BY NOK – leading the way to perfection

BY NOK – leading the way to perfection

By NOK is a leader in design, architecture and construction and by way of proof of this claim, it is involved in over 90 projects on the Costa del Sol, in Madrid and in eastern Spain that are equivalent to an investment of €200 million by its clients. All of By Nok’s clients have one thing in common; the trust that they place in the services... [More...]

She'll be Mother!

She'll be Mother!

We love our cover girl, Jennifer Lawrence and are very excited to hear about Mother!, her latest movie project with Darren Aronofsky, who was responsible for such great films as Black Swan and (one of our all-time favourites) Requiem for a Dream. Apparently Aronofsky and Lawrence enjoyed such great chemistry on set that they are now an item and... [More...]

Ed Sheeran: Add, Multiply and Divide

Ed Sheeran: Add, Multiply and Divide

There aren't many acts considered big enough to close Glastonbury's world famous music festival – especially when 2018 is a rest year – but Ed Sheeran certainly is one of those artists. Everyone's favourite ginger singer-songwriter had the crowds cheering, applauding and singing along in a way that every musician dreams of, yet Ed Sheeran's... [More...]

Mongolia

Mongolia

I didn't know the sun could kiss the earth a thousand different ways until I came to Mongolia. I just finished 12 days in the Gobi desert cooking for a group of yogis with no access to internet or phone for 12 full days. I lie there was a three hour gap when we moved from one camp to the other where we had network access and could call loved... [More...]

Lamborghini Hurracán Performante - Expresso Machine

Lamborghini Hurracán Performante -...

The Huracán Performante is a larger than life supercar Let’s get one thing clear from the very beginning; the Lamborghini Huracán Performante does not do sotto voce. From start up to shut down this car is the archetypal drama queen. Drama was certainly what the fastest ever production Lamborghini caused in the automotive world when its... [More...]

Jimmy Webb: He Writes the Songs...

Jimmy Webb: He Writes the Songs...

Music fans all over the world expressed their sadness when the death of country music legend, Glen Campbell, was announced early in August. However, few Campbell fans were as sad as Jimmy Webb. Not only has Webb written some of the most memorable songs of the 20th century, he passed his composition, 'Wichita Lineman' on to Campbell and this became... [More...]

Tom Hardy: The Sweetest Taboo

Tom Hardy: The Sweetest Taboo

For someone who has spent a great deal of his career playing psychopaths (the British killer Chales Bronson, Bane in The Dark Knight Rises, both Reggie and Ronnie Kray in Legend and the impossibly brutal James Delaney in the BBC period drama, Taboo to name but five of his alarming roles), women seem to be irresistibly attracted to Tom Hardy.... [More...]

Latest Blogs

Saint and Superhero

Saint and Superhero

“Every time anyone rescues or adopts an animal there is a little more light in the world.”  - Prof. Noel Fitzpatrick This Irishman not only has Supervet superpowers, he also has the famous gift of the gab, which in this day and age translates into what the media calls soundbites, and Prof. Noel Fitzpatrick is a master of them. Watching him on the five-day Animal Rescue Live show on the... [More...]

Pack Instinct

Pack Instinct

George Gough has been training dogs on the Costa del Sol since 2013. He has completed the Training Cesar’s Way course and was personally taught by Cesar Millan, one of the most famous names in canine behaviour training. George provides assistance to dog owners whose pets need help, from severe behavioural challenges to more modest everyday struggles. He’s here to share his knowledge with... [More...]

Dogged Devotion

Dogged Devotion

It is often said that dogs are man’s best friend. They are loyal, protective and at times hilarious (we’ve all put in the hours watching video compilations online, haven't we?) so it makes sense that we would want them around us. If you're a dog lover or even if you just know one, the idea of having a dog-related sculpture or dog-patterned fabric for cushions and/or curtains isn't outrageous.... [More...]

Andalucia Revisited

Andalucia Revisited

Sean Hepburn Ferrer, son of actress Audrey Hepburn and actor/film director Mel Ferrer, is returning to Marbella, a place his parents loved and lived in, and he’s mounting four exhibitions of work by Italian artist Eugenio Pardini, who spent some time in Andalucia during the 60s. Society met up with Sean to talk about these exhibitions and why he has chosen Marbella. Why have you chosen... [More...]

Seduced by Volnay

Seduced by Volnay

Volnay is a village in the Cote de Beaune sub-region of Burgundy, renowned for making some of the smoothest, most delicate red wines of the southern Cote d'Or. Located between Pommard (famous for its powerful reds) and Meursault (the home of rich whites), Volnay is fortunate to have a winning USP to distinguish it from its more-prestigious neighbours. In general the wines from Volnay are... [More...]

Get Back to School Right Now

Get Back to School Right Now

Those lazy mornings lolling around in pyjamas are over; yes, it's that time of year again. Getting the kids ready to go back to school is never easy but with Jonathan's 'stay on top of your game’ strategy, he is going to ensure your child gets to school each day without looking like something the cat dragged in. Honestly, I cannot wait for it. In fact I will take them all back myself. Whose... [More...]

The Golden Mile, everything else is a compromise

The Golden Mile, everything else is a compromise

When it comes to luxury Mediterranean resorts, Marbella stands out among the best, making its iconic top ad-dress – the Golden Mile – one of the very finest abodes in Europe. At the heart of Marbella is a long, palm-fringed avenue that links the downtown area with the marina of Puer-to Banús. This 6.5 kilometre-long road is not only the most prestigious address in Marbella, it also the... [More...]

48 Hours in the Coast's Best Kept Secret

48 Hours in the Coast's Best Kept Secret

I can scarcely believe I am about to do this but, here goes - I am about to share the best kept secret on the Coast. When asking the question about which location would be ideal for a romantic getaway that doesn't involve air travel and is less than two hours from Marbella, the name Vejer de la Frontera kept popping up. Therefore I decided to visit and investigate what all the fuss is about.... [More...]

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