The newly opened Havana Nines store in Miami’s Aventura Mall mixes the glamour and suaveness of Cuba with the Miami luxe lifestyle. It’s tropical yet contemporary, just like the décor: espresso wood, crisp white lines and just a few palm trees. If you’re in the area, drop by to admire their linen shirts in bright [...]
Land is such a premium in certain parts of the world, and New York City is no exception so I found it this Flickr collection of rooftops of the rich and famous in NYC quite interesting. Some show a suprising amount of green space, whilst others exhibit contemporary designs. Have a browse and see [...]
Celebrate autumn with RockResorts, where you can enjoy spectacular fall foliage by day and luxurious accommodations by night! From a thrilling Jeep tour through the changing leaves in Aspen to a breathtaking hot air balloon ride over the Vail Valley – visit a RockResort and experience the Rocky Mountains’ vibrant fall colors in a whole [...]
Enjoy five nights accommodations at The Kapalua Villas with VIP passes to an exclusive sky box located on the 18th hole (15th-19th October 2008 only) You’ll also get a one hour golf clinic for two with an LPGA Tournament Professional at the Kapalua Golf Academy. See their website for further details.
Feed your sense of adventure and join Seattle Food Tours as you stay, walk and talk your way through Belltown. Join seasoned foodie tour guides for a two-and-a-half-hour cultural and epicurean adventure through Pike Place Market and Belltown. At the end of the day, fall full and happy into one of Hotel Andra‘s luxurious guest [...]
Stay at The Osprey at Beaver Creek, the closest ski-in/ski-out hotel to a lift in North America and receive one night of lodging and one day of skiing free. Package includes deluxe accommodation and lift tickets for two to Vail or Beaver Creek. Package prices start from $788 per person.
This week Emirates has been showing off the luxury trappings that come with its extravagantly-customised Airbus A380s. The superjet carries 489 passengers in varying degrees of luxury. Shower spas, temperature-controlled floors, 23″ screens with over 1,000 audio and video channels, a bar and 14 first class suites are among the features to look out [...]
This year’s Tanglewood Wine & Food Classic takes place next weekend. Festivities include a winemaker reception, a wine auction and dinner, and – of course – a Grand Tasting. Taste premium wines from over 100 wineries including wines from the leading producing regions of the world. Don’t forget also, at the end of the month, [...]
This week Forbes Traveler has run a feature entitled “10 Gorgeous Glaciers“. It caught my eye not only because of the beautiful pictures but also because I have a particular interest in this subject. Few of you will know this, but my PhD was in glaciology. Alas, Greenland – where I worked – doesn’t [...]
There’s more to Altantic City than just gambling and two new hotels that have both opened this summer are helping to re-iterate that point. The Water Club from the Borgota Hotel Casino & Spa is a $400 million hotel that bills itself as “Atlantic City’s first cosmopolitan-lifestyle hotel” with 800 rooms, a spa with five [...]
Book any studio suite at The Market Common Myrtle Beach and receive a complimentary suite upgrade. As a VIP guest you will also receive a VIP helicopter tour, Aveda products in-room, online grocery shopping with complimentary delivery, free WiFi, complimentary Starbucks at office coffee bar and late check-out (subject to availability). Mention code VIP0708 when [...]
The Sonoma County Vintners and Sonoma Valley Vintners & Growers will next month debut the Sonoma Wine Country Weekend – a three-day wine, food, and auction extravaganza to be held on Labor Day Weekend (29th-31st August 2008). This event will combine the best of the Sonoma County Showcase of Wine & Food and the Sonoma [...]
Joseph Amissah is the founder of Blue Cube Aviation and decided to set up the company to meet the growing demand for International private jet travel, for clients seeking an alternative form of transportation other than commercial airlines. Recently, the company has seen a sharp rise in the number of charter request due to the [...]
As temperatures rise and summer is upon us, thoughts turn to escaping daily routines and indulging in some truly luxurious personal pampering, either by basking in the warm tropical climes of Asia or by maximising a well-earned city break in the US at one of The Peninsula properties. This summer The Peninsula Hotels has [...]
Don’t let your dreams of a grand summer vacation slip away. Take advantage of Kiawah Island Golf Resort‘s Endless Summer Offer, and capture a Kiawah Moment that will last a lifetime. With miles of pristine beach, five championship golf courses, a nature based spa, award-winning dining and a renowned recreation and children’s programs, a Kiawah [...]