Jessica Douglas-Home

Fare well Romania—now your heritage is secure

Reflections on the little-known efforts to save an extraordinary architectural legacy from the wrecking ball of Communism

Scenes From An Abused Life

New Year's Day Is Black shows a life laid bare in delicate watercolour sketches

Eye-witness to the Final Crowning Glory of the Raj

A century ago, my grandmother attended George V’s Coronation Durbar as Emperor of India, an extravaganza worthy of the Moghuls

Underrated: Abroad

The ravenous longing for the infinite possibilities of “otherwhere”

The king of cakes

"Yuletide revels were designed to see you through the dark days — and how dark they seem today"