Dakota Murphey


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Best restaurants in Brighton & Hove with a seaside vibe

Heading to Brighton on the Sussex South Coast and wondering where to eat out? Forget about old-fashioned restaurants, tired hospitality chains and overpriced fish & chips. Instead, discover London-On-Sea’s sophisticated and exciting restaurant scene that easily outshines other seaside towns.

Best hotels in Brighton and Hove

Brighton is one of the country’s hottest staycation locations thanks to its thriving community. These are the best hotels in Brighton for a seaside getaway

Brighton’s most iconic motoring events

Brighton is the home to many incredible motoring events – perfect for car lovers, whether they are interested in the earliest models or the most futuristic designs. No matter what kind of motoring event you are looking for, Brighton will have something for you.

How brands have turned spirits into the ultimate luxury item

From celebrity endorsements to clever branding, we examine the marketing tactics used to transform alcoholic beverages into the ultimate luxury item

The best pubs in Brighton and Hove

Home to sun, seagulls and spectacular pubs, Brighton is one of the UK’s most popular seaside destinations for good reason. We have rounded up some of the best pubs in Brighton and Hove

The best locations to invest in international property right now

International property investment can be a minefield. Here we give you a handy guide to some of the best opportunities out there

Brand watch | Vilebrequin

Dakota Murphey talks us through Vilebrequin’s rise from a napkin sketch in a St Tropez café to global brand

A Brief History of Luminox Watches

Watch brand Luminox celebrates its 30th anniversary this year. The America's iconic sports-watch manufacturer has been worn by everyone from Navy SEALs to George Clooney