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.
One of the last privately-owned lakes in Austria is up for sale. Occupying a secluded location in the Salzkammergut region near Salzburg, the Mondsee or Moon Lake is being sold by Nicolette Waechter; it has been in her family since the early 18th Century but now she no longer wants to be responsible for its […]
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, […]
Two CC Africa lodges in Botswana make their debuts today. They are Xaranna Tented Camp and Xudum Delta Lodge, both in the Okavango Delta. They both overlook lagoons that provide sweeping views of the intricate network of water that fuels the delta, offering a fantastic water and wilderness adventure. As usual from CCA, the […]
You want and deserve the finest luxuries in life! Sure, you could go to a beach or an aquarium anytime to see exotic aquatic life. But why not take a trip or build a customised aquarium in your home? Okeanos Aquascaping, a NYC-based international custom aquarium and pond company, which specializes in the integration […]
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 […]
Alfajiri Villas luxury accommodation on the Kenyan coast near Mombasa is perhaps best-known for serving as a getaway for Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie back in 2005, shortly after Pitt’s divorce from Jennifer Aniston. Described as “one of the most luxurious villas in the world” by Sarah Miller of Condé Nast Traveller magazine, it actually […]
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 […]
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, […]
Just an 8-minute walk from KLCC, Hotel Maya offers services and facilities beyond compare. Enjoy space, comfort and breathtaking views of Kuala Lumpur’s skyline. Indulge yourself in the various eateries serving local and international cuisine. Step into Anggun Spa and be captivated by its serene ambience and the skills of its friendly masseurs.
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, […]
Le Château d’Ouchy opens its doors today. It consists of a hotel, restaurant, lounge bar and terrace, offering a stunning place to relax and unwind on the shores of Lake Geneva. The re-opening of Le Château d’Ouchy is the result of a model collaboration between the Loterie Romande (which has invested some 15 million […]