A fun commercial from Budweiser on one of the differences between Spain and the US.
Category: Western Europe
Suite name: Room #32 Hotel: The Dylan Amsterdam, Netherlands Size of accommodation: 64 sq m Cost per night: ‚ā¨1600 per night, excl 5% city tax and breakfast Who’s stayed there? Mariah Carey What makes it special? A peaceful and luxurious room, on one of the most picturesque and prestigious canals of Amsterdam. † † † [...]
To celebrate their 3 AA Rosettes award this year, Linthwaite House Hotel is †bringing back †its incredibly popular “Dine Free” offer. Simply pay their normal bed and breakfast rates and for each night of your stay †they will include their 4 course evening meal with canapés, coffee and petit fours at no charge. (Normally £47 [...]
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If you still haven’t decided what to do for Easter, †English Heritage †have a fun packed programme of events planned over the Easter bank holiday weekend, ranging from traditional Easter egg hunts to medieval knights’ trails at historic sites across the country. Fed up with Easter bunnies and chocolate eggs? †They’ve put together Bank Holiday [...]
Easter is upon us. † “A time for treats, bunnies and chocoholic indulgence” as Malmaison put it. They’re offering accommodation on †a room only basis from just £75 ( £120 in London) and dinner, bed and breakfast from £120 ( £170 in London) throughout the festive period. Can I †your Easter travel plans †hatching…?
American Express †is offering †more than 25 amazing travel packages, including a luxury RV trip across America, an adventure in †Antarctica and a South African safari. † Travellers daydreaming about their next luxurious †getaway need †look no further. From 17th to 27th April 2007, US and UK American Express card holders will have the opportunity [...]
On 21st April 2007 there will be a rare chance to see a master at work! Just eight privileged guests will join John Williams in the kitchens of The Ritz to witness the creation of a spectacular five course dinner, and then retire to one of the magnificent new banquet rooms in William Kent House [...]
Suite name: Royal Suite Hotel: †Hotel Imperial, Vienna Size of accommodation: 160 sq m Cost per night: 4,350 euros Who’s stayed there? † Crowned heads and state guests, personalities and celebrities from the worlds of arts and politics, such as Richard Wagner, Queen Elisabeth II, Queen Silvia of Sweden, Thomas Mann, Rolling Stones, Bruce Springsteen, [...]
The Hilton Evian-les-Bains is a new †hotel, having opened in July 2006. † We had the pleasure of being one of its first guests, visiting at the back-end of the year. †The moment you step inside this hotel, you are immediately struck by the spaciousness of the public areas, and by the eye-catching †reception with [...]
At Heathrow Airport, off-duty England stars Michael Owen and Theo Walcott †have this morning †unveiled †the latest solution to the team’s recent dip in form. The English FA have purchased and customised an Airbus A380, complete with its own 5-a-side AstroTurf playing surface inside. This huge, state-of-the-art plane will offer the ultimate †environment †to ensure [...]
A weekly pick of luxury travel links for your perusal… Great golfing †destinations worldwide †with Châteaux Golf Luxuriate with Lukimibi in the Kruger National Park Travel in contemporary style with Aspire Holidays Head for Wheel Farm Cottages in North Devon
The 4th Wear Valley Food Festival promises to be a bigger and better event than ever before. † Held at Auckland Castle in the north-east of England, the event celebrates local produce and crafts through an exciting and diverse programme. † In addition arts and craft stalls, there is a farmers’ market, exhibitions and demonstrations, [...]
All 14 M√∂venpick Hotels in Germany are to implement a no-smoking policy with effect from 1 April 2007. This measure has been taken at the request of many customers and following successful trials at selected hotels. The experience at the newly opened M√∂venpick Hotel Frankfurt City for instance has been most favourable. The no-smoking policy [...]
There are some new additions to Crystal Cruises‘ 2007 European Crystal Adventures Hotel Program. Four new hotels – Venice’s venerable Hotel Cipriani and Hotel Danieli, Istanbul’s Ritz-Carlton and Athens’ Hotel Grande Bretagne – join an expanded collection of Europe’s most prestigious properties †(15 in all) offering savvy travelers luxurious options to extend their Crystal vacations [...]