Category: Worldwide

Ten gorgeous glaciers!

Ten gorgeous glaciers!

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 [...]

Serene luxury from Rikki Davis Yachts

Serene luxury from Rikki Davis Yachts

Enjoy the serenity of your own private world, courtesy of Rikki Davis Yachts at Churchill Yacht Partners. Their elite luxury yachting experiences are set in the world’s most beautiful locations. They’ll pamper you with a  discreet, personal service with every amenity with their chartered yacht services, working with partners in the Caribbean, New England, Italy, [...]

It List 2008

It List 2008

Travel+Leisure have published their third annual It List  - their picks of where in the world we should be visiting next. Making the shortlist, from beach resorts to city hideaways, are the following 30 places: Banyan Tree Maldives Madivaru J.K. Place Capri, Italy Mandarin Oriental Riviera Maya, Mexico Six Senses Hideaway Yao Noi, Thailand Qualia, [...]

Preferences by Pan Pacific

Guests at Pan Pacific Hotels and Resorts get to design their own personalised and unique hotel stay experience through Preferences by Pan Pacific. Preferences by Pan Pacific is a new service initiative designed to deliver personalised and genuine care.   Guests  enjoy guaranteed late check-out and a choice of an additional preference offered by the [...]

Luxury travel continues unabated

In an article published in USA Today, it’s being suggested that wealthy travellers are undeterred from changing their luxury travel habits. Households earning $100,000 or more have been taking a larger share of hotel rooms since 2000 and now account for about a third of hotel stays, according to D.K. Shifflet & Associates in McLean, [...]

New spa portal from Hilton

Hilton Hotels recently launched a website dedicate to spa lovers. It’s apparently not reached the press yet, but I got the tip-off via a newsletter I subscribe to.   To view the site, click here.

Luxury travel links of the week

Luxury travel links of the week

A weekly pick of luxury travel links for your perusal… Some of the finest hotels from The Rocco Forte Collection Head for the West Country and sample Devon’s Finest Hotels, restaurants, bars and spas from fizzyclub Nestled in a caldera cliff  are Andronis Luxury Suites, Santorini

One & Only

One & Only moments are yours to treasure.

Luxury travel links of the week

Luxury travel links of the week

A weekly pick of luxury travel links for your perusal… Find seclusion at Anse Chastanet, St. Lucia Savour exclusive dining with Restaurant Guy  Savoy Begin a heavenly journey: Shangri-La Hotels & Resorts Escape to Switzerland’s fabulous Park Hotel Weggis

Hyatt Spa

Balance Package from Hyatt

Jumeirah to have 60 properties by 2012

Jumeirah to have 60 properties by 2012

The Times of Oman has published an interview with Jumeirah’s senior vice president, Marco Nijhof.   In it he claims that Jumeirah, which currently has just 10 hotels in operation, will have 60 properties by 2012. Some of these will still only be in developmental stages, but it nevertheless demonstrates that Jumeirah have a very [...]

Quintessential Taj

A wonderful video from Taj Hotels Resorts and Palaces.

Single parent savings with Dreams and Sunscape Resorts & Spas

Single parent savings with Dreams and Sunscape Resorts & Spas

Dreams and Sunscape Resorts & Spas are giving single parent families savings on Unlimited-Luxury ® and Unlimited-Fun ® vacations during 2008. Escape to Dreams and Sunscape by 19th December to receive a major price break… and one child will stay free!  Average savings amount to over $800 per family per week (based on one adult [...]

Luxury travel links of the week

Luxury travel links of the week

A weekly pick of luxury travel links for your perusal… Be inspired by Luxury Travel Advisor Discover The Land of a Thousand Flavors Worldwide luxury villas from Villas de Maitre A fine selection of superyachts from Nigel Burgess

Win a dream getaway courtesy of Small Luxury Hotels of the World

How does a 5-night stay at any of the Small Luxury Hotels of the World grab you?   They have 440 hotels across 70 countries and are running a photographic competition with the winners being selected by celebrity photographer Andy Earl. Each winner will also be presented with a Nikon D80 Digital SLR camera. The [...]

American Express Travel offers around-the-world luxury trip via private jet

Due to increasing interest in the luxury travel market for around-the-world trips, American Express has teamed up with luxury tour provider Abercrombie & Kent to provide an ultra-luxe, 24-day worldwide itinerary by private jet to five continents and eight destinations. The price tag? A modest $97,970 per person. Los Angeles will be the starting point, [...]

Page 10 of 21« First...89101112...20...Last »