Category: Restaurants

Inopia, Barcelona

Barcelona is well known for having great restaurants with great design.   When you’re next there, try Inopia.   It’s owned by Albert Adrià, the brother of chef Ferran Adrià from El Bulli.   Great for tapas and has  a huge menu, including fresh salt cod with tomato salad, and confit of tuna belly and […]

Culinary vacations and spa specials from JW Marriott Phuket Resort & Spa

Culinary vacations and spa specials from JW Marriott Phuket Resort & Spa

JW Marriott Phuket Resort & Spa has two great packages on offer. Their Thai Delights Experience requires a 4-night minimum stay and promises deluxe accommodation, airport transfers by limo, a one-hour massage for two, breakfast each morning and a full day at the Ginja restaurant’s cooking school, with prices starting from just over $1,000.   […]

One&Only Royal Mirage, Dubai

One&Only Royal Mirage, Dubai

The timeless splendour of Arabia and hospitality on a regal scale are captured at One&Only Royal Mirage, comprising three distinctive properties; The Palace, Arabian Court and Residence & Spa. All rooms are beautifully appointed with ocean views and are designed to reflect the ‘Magic of Arabia’. The spectacular Health & Beauty Institute features an Oriental […]

Thanos Hotels, Cyprus: Anassa & Almyra

Thanos Hotels, Cyprus: Anassa & Almyra

The Thanos Hotels in Cyprus are individual in style, but share a commitment to make every guest feel at home. Surround yourself with acres of cool marble in the palatial Anassa or enjoy the simple, elegant comfort at the Almyra.   You can luxuriate all day long, or visit some of the many heritage sites […]

Roman Skyline Package from Hassler Roma

Roman Skyline Package from Hassler Roma

Audrey Hepburn and Gregory Peck saw Rome from the seat of a Vespa.   Now you can see that and more, touring the Eternal City via helicopter with the Hassler Roma‘s Roman Skyline Package.   Enjoy a bird’s-eye view of Rome’s most famous sights as your chopper circles over the Vatican and St. Peter’s Basilica, […]

Four Seasons Langkawi, Malaysia

Four Seasons Langkawi, Malaysia

The tropical beaches and colourful marine life of Langkawi provide a wonderful setting for a soothing Malaysian getaway.   With beautiful surroundings, the Four Seasons Langkawi is a peaceful haven that offers every modern comfort.   Just as the exquisite architecture has been influenced by Malay and Mughal culture, the pampering treatments provided in the […]

A moment you’ll never forget

An email just in from the Norwegian Tourist Board has reminded me that it’s almost 20 years since I last went to Norway: The first time you see the fjords is a moment you will never forget. Visit Norway and your senses will literally come alive – you’ll return to nature with the most breathtaking […]

Digital Detox

Digital Detox

Truth be told, 83% of us check email at least once a day while on vacation.   Stress levels plummet when guests find the courage to pull the plug on their self-inflicted wireless leashes.   So much so that savvy destinations are now encouraging guests to disconnect with special promotions like BlackBerry Detox and Isolation […]

Sweden's first floating hotel to open in time for 'black gold' season

Sweden’s first floating hotel to open in time for ‘black gold’ season

In September this year, Sweden is to be the proud owner of its first floating hotel. The eco-friendly accommodation will open at the renowned and upmarket Salt & Sill restaurant, offering a new way to experience the beauty of the Bohuslan coast and enjoy the acclaimed seafood of this A Taste of West Sweden accredited […]

More expansion at Foxwoods, Connecticut

The MGM Grand at Foxwoods will open next month. This new hotel will have 825 rooms, meeting space, a theatre, spa casino and restaurants by celebrity chefs Tom Colicchio and Michael Schlow. Shops from Dunhill,  Bally and Apple, among others, will also form part of the resort. Meanwhile, the Foxwoods Resort has grown significantly since […]

Impressive turnout for The Dolder Grand's preview weekend

Impressive turnout for The Dolder Grand’s preview weekend

The Dolder Grand is worth checking out in Zurich –  if you can check-in, that is. Just unveiled after a four-year, $400 million “transformation” by Foster and Partners of London, the hotel drew 20,000 over a recent three-day preview weekend – a jaw-dropping turnout. A landmark of the city since opening as a “curhaus” in […]

Dar Al Masyaf, Dubai

Dar Al Masyaf, Dubai

With a unique sense of Arabian heritage, Dar Al Masyaf has been exquisitely designed to reflect an ancient citadel. Savour the atmosphere of the traditional souk before sitting down for fine dining in one of the many restaurants situated within the Madinat Jumeirah Resort.   Enter through an enchanting central courtyard and you will reach […]

The Cove Atlantis, Bahamas

The Cove Atlantis, Bahamas

The Cove Atlantis, Bahamas, sits atop two of the most beautiful beaches in the world, inspired by the splendour of its natural surroundings. The pools and beach club are the main daytime focus, as is the once in a lifetime opportunity to swim with dolphins and the unmissable Aquaquest, an exhilarating new waterscape of pools, […]

Da Vinci Package from Le Meurice

Da Vinci Package from Le Meurice

Looking across the beauty of the Tuileries Gardens, the imposing Le Meurice stands in the most fasionable neighbourhood of Paris with many of the world’s best-loved sights only  a short walk away.   Its rooms, decorated in Louis XVI-style, offer calm and luxury, it Espace Bien-Etre was named one of the Leading Spas of the […]

Raffles Resort, Canouan Island

Raffles Resort, Canouan Island

This Raffles Resort is located on Canouan Island in the heart of the Grenadines, just 40 minutes from Barbados. Nestled on 300 lush acres with white sand beaches, it is surrounded by one of the world’s largest coral reefs.   High on a hill with sweeping views over the resort is the exclusive Villa Monte […]

Ararat Park Hyatt Moscow

Ararat Park Hyatt Moscow

Moscow is the barometer and nucleus of the changes sweeping through Russia. Nowhere are Russia’s contrasts more apparent than here – ancient monasteries and ultra-modern monoliths stand side by side, and ‘New Russian’ millionaires and poverty-stricken pensioners walk the same streets. With this in mind it is natural that the Ararat Park Hyatt Moscow‘s architecture […]

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