Posted on 23rd March, 2016

Easter Across the Globe

The Easter celebrations are nearly upon us again, and whilst we prepare to enjoy some delicious chocolate eggs from the Easter Bunny, people across the globe will be celebrating in some very different ways. Around the world, various countries and cultures have their own traditions to celebrate the Easter holiday, with everything from kite flying to dressing up as the devil. As Catholics and Protestants gather in churches to commemorate the resurrection of Christ, the people of Seville in Spain will be flocking to the streets to watch extravagant processions of marching bands and highly decorated floats illustrating the Easter...


Posted on 25th January, 2016

Wedding Traditions

Wedding ceremonies have a rich history and there are thousands of cultural wedding traditions all across the globe. Many of these traditions are still going strong today, but most people are unaware of how they originated. It has been said that a bride should stand on the left of their groom during the wedding ceremony so as to allow his sword arm free to be ready to fight off other men who may wish to marry her. The chances of a sword-wielding suitor turning up on a wedding day to challenge the groom to a duel seem very slim; however...


Posted on 12th November, 2015

Celebrate Christmas in style at Sir Christopher Wren Hotel and Spa

At Sir Christopher Wren Hotel and Spa, we have been busy ensuring that we have everything ready to make your festive season extra special this year. Whether you’re looking to put your feet up and relax, or party the night away, we have something for everyone to enjoy. If you are looking for the perfect way to celebrate with colleagues, friends and family this Christmas, then book one of our Festive Lunches! For only £29.50 per person you can indulge with a delicious 3-course meal, coffee and mince pies, and decorations and crackers. Or why not enjoy a Festive Evening...


Posted on 2nd October, 2015

Christmas Celebrations in Windsor

It’s that time of the year again, where everyone is starting to think about the fast approaching holiday season. If you are heading to Windsor for the festivities this year, then you are in for a treat. There will be all sorts of celebrations taking place throughout December to get you into the Christmas spirit! Wrap up warm and put your ice-skating skills to the test at Alexandra Gardens; the temporary ice-rink will be open from November through to January, and offers a great day out for the whole family. Or you can treat the little ones to a magical...


Posted on 24th September, 2015

Windsor Contemporary Art Fair

This November, Royal Windsor Racecourse welcomes a host of internationally-acclaimed artists from all over the UK and Europe for the Windsor Contemporary Art Fair. The fair showcases the exquisite work of over 150 artists, photographers, sculptors and ceramicists – the perfect occasion for art lovers who want to add something unique to their collection. This is an amazing opportunity to enjoy the work of both new and established artists in an informal and relaxed atmosphere. There will be something to suit everyone’s taste and budget, with prices starting from as little as £40 to £4000! Artists attending the event include...


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