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Afternoon Tea Club at The Howard‏

Afternoon Tea Club at The Howard‏

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 […]

Sleep-in Sundays at Tenaya Lodge

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 […]

Sonae Troia Resort, Portugal

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 three nights in Provence

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 Nîmes, 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.

RIM BlackBerry Pearl Flipi

RIM BlackBerry Pearl Flipi

The first Blackberry to have a clamshell design is the new RIM BlackBerry Pearl Flipi. Available in red or black, it weighs just 3.5 ounces and comes with a 65,536-colour, 128×160 pixel display, 2-megapixel camera, global roaming, speakerphone, background noise cancellation, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 2.0. Looks like a great device but we will have […]

Motor catamaran from Porsche Design

A partnership between Porsche Design (you may recall this post earlier in the year) and Singapore-based Royal Falcon Fleet is set to bring us a new line of luxury catamarans and megayachts. They are currently collaborating on the RFF135, a high-tech 135-ft. motor catamaran. Royal Falcon Fleet are claiming it will be “the ulimate in […]

The world's most expensive Champagne

The world’s most expensive Champagne

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 […]

Wild at Heart with the Hebridean Spirit

Wild at Heart with the Hebridean Spirit

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 […]

See the Northern Lights! Two for the price of one

See the Northern Lights! Two for the price of one

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 […]

Qua Baths & Spa at Caesars Palace

Qua Baths & Spa at Caesars Palace

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 brings back the Visiting Chefs Series‏

The Balsams brings back the Visiting Chefs Series‏

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 […]

L'Europe recognised for its wines

L’Europe recognised for its wines

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 […]

Man buys $53.5 million Plaza Hotel suite, then sues

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.

The world’s 2nd 7-star hotel?

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 […]

Experience la dolce vita in Rome

Experience la dolce vita in Rome

Experience la dolce vita in Rome from just 100 euros per person per night. Enjoy a weekend soaking in the ambience of St Peter’s Square, the Spanish Steps and the Colosseum. Indulge yourself in a city of superlatives, an open air museum with some of Europe’s top restaurants. This offer is available from the […]

Special feature: Sony PRS-505 Reader

Special feature: Sony PRS-505 Reader

I’ve managed to get my hands on a Sony PRS-505 Reader which has been out in the US for a while now, but has only recently become available in the UK through the High Street retailer Waterstones (priced at 199). As soon as I opened the box, I was immediately struck by the look […]

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