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Ain’t No Party Like A Wowcher Party

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September 2016 saw the much-anticipated return of the Wowcher Summer Party, this year a Friday of Rio Carnival-themed festivities in the beautiful grounds and buildings of Beaumont Estate. Our benevolent leader, Roland the kind, magnificent and handsome (pay reappraisal next week), treated the entire staff to a hotel stay that included a sports day, a Wowzies ceremony and a huge buffet feast followed by an …

Wowcher goes Loco for Coconut Oil

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In a world where we’re bombarded with lotions and potions promising to plump our skin, treat our tresses and make us glow, it’s surprising how hard it is to find a product that actually works. Sometimes going back to basics is exactly what we need – after all, mother (Mother Nature that is!) knows best. So with that in mind, we’ve cleared our cluttered cupboards …

Wowcher Reviews Bottomless Brunch at the London Elizabeth

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When you think of the term ‘brunch’, what comes to mind? An eggstravagant event in one’s social calendar, where drunken stories from the night before are exchanged over some poached eggs and OJ? Well, now it seems ‘brunch’ is an overused and clichéd thing to do in London. I mean, eggs are eggs, whether they’re Benedict, Royale or Florentine. It seems that what was once …

Things That Made Us Say WOW in March

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Though March has been filled with some nasty things recently, there’s plenty to smile about, too. Sure, Trump stormed Super Tuesday at the beginning of the month, but the clocks went forward, which means we can finally enjoy long, bright evenings again! So, you know… swings and roundabouts? Today, we look back on some other things that made us go WOW in March… 1. The …

Laters, Lent! 5 Things You Should Bring Back for Easter

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Ah, Lent! The time of year you see people cry over bars of chocolate in the supermarket, wailing about how much they want a Wispa, caressing Crunchie packets and attempting to smell a Snickers through the plastic (OK, maybe not, but this is probably happening inside their heads as they resolutely walk past the chocolate aisle). Although Lent is traditionally religious – marking the 40 …

Giving You an ‘Awww’ a Day!

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Spring has finally sprung and we’ve been blessed with blue skies. So here at Wowcher we’ve hatched a plan to share our Easter essentials, as told to you through our favourite medium: baby animal photos! So fluffy. So cute. So informative… Give in to your cravings Easter eggs galore and chocolate bunnies aplenty, Easter is the time when our sweet tooth starts grinning and our …

Wowcher Reviews One Twenty One Two Restaurant at the Royal Horseguards Hotel

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When you live in the dizzying and often daunting metropolis of London, it’s too easy to slip into a routine – sticking to tried-and-tested restaurants and bars, lazing indoors at the weekends and seeing any tube journey that crosses the Thames as a daring odyssey into the unknown. At Wowcher (often guilty of this ourselves!), we’re always looking for exciting new experiences and undiscovered spots …

Wowcher’s Guide To Beach Etiquette

Whether you’re snorkelling in Mauritius or enjoying a 99 Flake in Margate, the seaside can be great summer fun or a series of embarrassing mishaps. From vacations to stay-cations, we’ve rounded up the universal code of conduct when it comes to that all-important beach etiquette… Personal Space The music, the food, the impromptu Volleyball matches… there isn’t much of a finer time than a trip …

Fitness Fads: Totally Rad or Barking Mad?

In today’s world of sculpted celebrities, post-Olympics guilt and the comeback of the kettlebell, there’s an overwhelming pressure to jump on the fitness bandwagon. Unfortunately, not all of us are bouncing gym bunnies hopping from the treadmill to the cross trainer. Perhaps our tails were clipped at an early age by a callous PE teacher, or the trauma of our school sports days chased us …

Food for Thought

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Are you getting a little fed up with your traditional restaurant options? Italian getting irritating? French getting frustrating, Thai getting tiresome or Mexican getting a bit, well, meh? Luckily, there’s a whole world of alternatives cropping up for you to chow down on. Yes, apparently food is the latest hot new thing (who’d have thought it?), with culinary kings and queens all over the country …