LV Resort Villas has put in an order for ten hand-built Natalia SLS 2 Sport Luxury Sedans from DiMora Motorcar for their luxury resort estates around the world. At $2 million a throw, this appears an extremely bold move. The four-door sedans come with a DiMora Volcano V16 engine and 1200-horsepower.
Trump Entertainment Resorts, Inc. has announced that four new amenities at the Trump Taj Mahal Casino Resort in Atlantic City NJ have or are scheduled to open during the month of July, 2006. The new facilities include: Ego, Trump’s new casino bar and lounge Trump Exchange, the new branded Trump retail store The Asian Pit, […]
Don’t let your summer stop short this year. Enjoy awesome rates and a fantastic getaway at the Hotel del Coronado in San Diego when you stay during between 23rd and 31st August 2006. At $215 per night (taxes and $22 daily resort charge not included), rooms will fill up fast, so make your reservation […]
Not only was San Ysidro Ranch the honeymoon hideaway for Sandra Bullock and Jesse James last year, and Julia Roberts and Danny Moder in 2002, but it’s also where newly weds Avril Lavigne and Sum 41 frontman Deryck Whibley have been spending a few days. The resort is nestled in the Montecito foothills, at Santa […]
This is post twelove of twelve and so concludes our daily look at the best islands in the world to visit, when to visit them and where to stay (where individual recommendations are made). For December, the following are recommended: Bay of Islands, New Zealand: Cliff Edge by the Sea Cyprus: Hilton Cyprus and The […]
Te Tiare Beach Outrigger Resort in Tahiti has completed a renovation programme which has seen new coverlets on beds, new draperies and island-décor coverings and cushions for lounges and chairs. The resort consists of 41 overwater, beachside and garden air-conditioned bungalows, and is a member of Outrigger Hotels & Resorts.
Construction of the Ritz-Carlton Highlands, Lake Tahoe – which I mentioned back in April – has begun. The official groundbreaking ceremony of Tahoe’s first five-star luxury hotel took place earlier this week. The $300-million resort project is still expected to be completed for late 2009 with sales of the resort’s first phase of residences expected […]
This is post eleven of twelve in our daily look at the best islands in the world to visit, when to visit them and where to stay (where individual recommendations are made). For November, the following are recommended: Andaman and Nicobar Islands, India: Wild Orchid Resort Big Island of Hawaii: Jacaranda Inn Fernando de Noronha, […]
Summer in the mountains is delightful, especially when you’re staying in sheer luxury at The Peaks Resort & Golden Door Spa, and surrounded on three sides by the 14,000-foot-high peaks of the San Juan Mountain Range overlooking the charming town of Telluride. Come summer, the famous ski slopes at the doorstep of The Peaks turn […]
The Spa at La Costa is offering a new way to savour your Sundays, with Sundays at the Spa. You’ll relax in the beauty of the spa courtyard, with special live music, swimming pool, hot tub and Roman waterfall. The Spa Café will feature an exclusive Sundays at the Spa continental brunch menu ($19 per […]
The Australian magazine Holidays for Couples has unveiled the winners of its Readers’ Choice Awards for 2006. Here’s a summary of the gold award winners: Best Hotel/Resort South East Asia: Conrad Bali Resort & Spa, Indonesia Best Hotel/Resort Indian Ocean: Angsana Resort & Spa Maldives Ihuru, Maldives Best Hotel/Resort Pacific Islands: Sofitel Fiji Resort & […]
The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C. is building on its presence in the Caribbean with plans to open The Ritz-Carlton, St. Lucia, and The Residences at The Ritz-Carlton, St. Lucia, an exclusive 275-room oceanfront resort and residential retreat situated on Half Moon Bay, near Laborie, St. Lucia. All rooms will have ocean views and guests will […]
Arizona’s L’Auberge de Sedona has taken guest pampering to the next level by opening its doors to guests’ dogs. Its Paws and Spa Package is a luxury getaway that includes treats for both owner and pet. The package includes accommodation in one of the four-star resort’s Garden Side Cottages, a one hour massage for two […]
Condé Nast Johansens are offering a superb Wine and Food Lovers Getaway. The package includes four nights at Cap Juluca in Anguila in one of the resort’s amazing beach front rooms, set against 179 acres of tropical forest. Every night guests are treated to a different gourmet meal in one of the resorts distinguished restaurants. […]
A couple of days ago, I unveiled that Travel + Leisure had announced their World’s Best Awards for 2006. I couldn’t possibly do justice to all the lists with one blog post, and so ended up omitting the top 15 small hotels. For those that don’t want to stay in one of the […]
Far away from the worries of every day life, is the new Sivara Spa at the Amari Trang Beach Resort & Spa, easily accessible from both Trang and Krabi airports. This secluded hideaway, set against the backdrop of sparkling tropical islands, promises to rejuvenate your body, mind and soul. Surrounded by splendid gardens and reflecting […]