Leopold Hotel – Sheffield, by Rheanna-Marie Hall

Leopold Hotel Sheffield FrontHotel: The Leopold

Location: Sheffield city centre, which makes the transport options plentiful. If arriving by train then you can either walk or take the Supertram. On foot it takes 15 minutes while there is a Supertram stop less than 2 minutes’ walk from the hotel door. If you are driving then the Leopold also offers discounted rates at the close by Q-park.

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Something for the weekend: Doggy Afternoon Tea

It’s not all business, and after a long week we all deserve a little R&R. So if you’re lucky enough to find yourself in London, and you have your beloved pooch with you, we have something extra special for you to do this weekend… how about a spot of (doggy) afternoon tea?

The Egerton House Hotel is already a certified female-friendly hotel (and a Maiden Voyage favourite!) so it seemed only fitting that we send our London ambassador, Yvonne Reay-Scott, and her pug Poppy to try the mouthwatering pet-friendly menu.

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Causing a Riut: is a ‘backwards backpack’ the way forward?

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How revolutionary can a backpack really be? This was the question Rheanna-Marie Hall asked herself as she waited for the Riut bags she would be reviewing – one for commuting and one for long-distance travel – to arrive. And for travellers of business and leisure alike: is a backwards backpack the best way to keep your valuables more secure on the move?

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