The problem sometimes with cruises is that you’re limited to the larger ports that can accommodate big vessels. Not so with SeaDream Yacht Club who have two yachts cruising the Caribbean in style, each carrying just 110 passengers. The upshot of this is that you can reach those smaller ports and islands that the […]
In what is probably the most expensive party to ever be staged, with an estimated cost of $35 million, Kylie Minogue will next week be performing a one hour routine to 2,000 guests for the not-so-modest fee of $4.4 million (that’s around $73,000 a minute for those of you that like it broken down). The […]
For many families, returning to South Carolina’s Kiawah Island Golf Resort year after year has become a cherished tradition. They come to the island to relax, reconnect and create new memories with family and friends. As a tribute to those special times, they have launched a new interactive online journal where Kiawah vacationers and residents […]
Due to the popularity of their luxury afternoon tea, The Howard in Edinburgh has now launched their own Afternoon Tea Club. Join and you’ll receive a complimentary Club Card which is stamped each time you visit. You’ll then get the opportunity to receive the following: Champagne upgrade on your second visit Free Afternoon Tea […]
Autumn in Yosemite and the Sierra National Forest is an experience that will stay with you forever. Surround yourself with spectacular reds and golds of the fall foliage, hike or bike miles of breathtaking trails with the cooler temperatures, or just kick back and enjoy fantastic dining, spa treatments and more at Tenaya Lodge. Take […]
Publicity video by Sonae Troia Resort of a still-to-be-developed apartment complex overlooking the Sado estuary and the Atlantic Ocean, on the Troia peninsula, in Portugal.
Win a three-night stay in romantic Provence courtesy of boutique hotel experts Mr & Mrs Smith. Jardins Secrets is an intimate luxury retreat in historic NĂ®mes, offering breakfast on the terrace, morning dips in the emerald pool, lazy afternoons under olive trees and evening dinner washed down with Languedoc-Roussillon wine. Click here for more.
Champagne is selling at a staggering $275,000 a bottle at the Ritz-Carlton in Moscow. Not bad, I suppose, when you consider that a suite in the hotel will only set you back $15,000 a night. But why the price tag, you might ask? Well, this is no ordinary Champagne and it comes […]
On its Wild at Heart voyage, the Hebridean Spirit sets sail from Durban to Maputo, and then on to Cape Town. This is a marvellous way to experience a sea cruise with a safari. With just 98 passengers on board, you can enjoy personal attention. Take tea in a wood-panelled lounge or dine […]
Experience a spectacular Norwegian coastal voyage aboard Hurtigruten. Known internationally as “The World’s Most Beautiful Voyage”, this enchanting vacation showcases Norway’s dazzling scenery of fjords, snow-capped mountains, bustling villages and picturesque towns. Winter may be the most special time to experience the Norwegian Coastal voyage – a hidden gem. A truly spectacular time to see […]
It’s a whole new vision for the spa experience. Qua Baths & Spa inside Caesars Palace offers a wide array of exotic and traditional treatments from all the world over, plus magnificent facilities that include a Laconium room and the Arctic Ice room in addition to a trio of authentic Roman baths. Indulge yourself with […]
The Balsams is proud to announce the third annual Visiting Chefs Series – a new autumn tradition in New England. The popular series of culinary themed weekend events will take place this year between 24th October and 7th December. Highlights include a special Friday night cocktail reception with that week’s featured chef(s), Saturday culinary demonstrations […]
Grand Hotel Europe‘s L’Europe has been presented with Wine Spectator‘s 2008 “Award of Excellence” which is given to restaurants that offer a well-chosen selection of quality producers, along with a thematic match to the menu in both price and style. The city’s leading gourmet restaurant, L’Europe offers over 367 wine selections. Its menu is influenced […]
The buyer of a $53.5 million penthouse apartment in New York’s famed Plaza Hotel says the apartment turned out to be an “attic-like space” with low ceilings and obstructed views, and he is suing for a refund plus damages. Read more at Reuters.
From eviewweek.com: World’s 2nd 7-star hotel will be in China A management agreement to build China’s first seven-star hotel was signed over the weekend, Beijing Times reports. China’s real-estate company Antaeus Group and the Canadian company Fairmont Hotels and Resorts, signed the agreement to build the hotel in Sanya, a tourism hotspot in southern China’s […]