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Ponta dos Ganchos Exclusive Resort, Brazil

A beautiful and exclusive beach resort in Santa Catarina on the southern coast of Brazil.

New website from CC Africa

New website from CC Africa

CC Africa‘s new responsiblesafaris.com website is áup and running. áCC Africa launched áthe website áto celebrate their numerous conservation and community victories, and to highlight how guests can make a difference by choosing to travel responsibly with them. With growing numbers of people travelling to areas of scenic beauty and rich biodiversity such as Africa […]

Scotland to have another Malmaison hotel

Scotland to have another Malmaison hotel

The Queen’s hotel in Aberdeen has been secured by Malmaison Hotels. áIt will close in January 2008 to ámake way for a significant árefurbishment programme, re-opening in April 2008 as a new 82-room Malmaison hotel. The group remains on the look-out for a property in St. Andrews áto turn into a áHotel du Vin.

The Louvre... in Abu Dhabi?!

The Louvre… in Abu Dhabi?!

Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates is to get its own Louvre. The Louvre in Paris has announced that it will be opening a branch of its world-famous museum in the UAE capital. The Arab Gulf state is said to be paying 400 million euros just to use The Louvre name. á Opinions in […]

Paramount Hotels' refurbishment programme

Paramount Hotels’ refurbishment programme

Paramount Hotels is investing heavily in a substantial refurbishment programme across its 20 four-star properties around the UK, with major projects being undertaken at The Lygon Arms, Broadway and Shrigley Hall Hotel, Golf & Country Club in Cheshire, and áthe Paramount Walton Hall Hotel & Spa in Warwickshire. Bedrooms at the Paramount Majestic Hotel, Harrogate […]

Lichfield Suite at Mandarin Oriental Hong Kong

Lichfield Suite at Mandarin Oriental Hong Kong

The Mandarin Oriental Hong Kong is ácreating a ánew exclusive suite in honour of the celebrated British photographer Patrick Lichfield. Lord Lichfield was the photographer behind the Mandarin Oriental’s “He’s a fan/She’s a fan” advertising campaign, and regularly stayed at the Mandarin Oriental Hong Kong, long considering it his Asian home. Reminiscent of the 1960s […]

Say 'goodnight' to sleepless flights!

Say ‘goodnight’ to sleepless flights!

British Airways has launched an exciting series of six podcasts all about sleep. The podcasts feature one of the UK’s leading sleep experts, Dr Chris Idzikowsky. á British Airways’ ‘Dr Sleep’, looks at the impact travel has on our sleeping patterns and gives useful tips to help travellers – áin particular business travellers – áarrive […]

The L-List

The L-List

Calling all luxury bloggers! Inspired by the recent áT-List that’s doing the rounds, I thought it’s about time we started an L-List. á As you may have guessed, L-List stands for Luxury List, and it provides luxury bloggers a means of being discovered. áYou might be blogging about any aspect of the luxury arena… cars… […]

Please don't be shy... post a comment!

Please don’t be shy… post a comment!

Although it’s already looking like March 2007 will be áyet another árecord month for traffic on A Luxury Travel Blog á(the third such month on the trot), I’m surprised how few of the blog’s posts are actually attracting any form of comment. Please don’t be shy… post a comment! á And check the ‘subscribe’ áoption […]

New spa at Reid's Palace in Madeira

New spa at Reid’s Palace in Madeira

Following their refurbishment a whole new programme of offers is available at Reid’s Palace on Funchal Bay in Madeira, for 4 or 7 nights: Sparadise Package – 4 nights Book this four night stay and be pampered in the most beautiful scenery of the Atlantic… áenjoy their new spa facilities as much as áthey have […]

Spring Spa Rejuvenation Package from the Westward Look Resort, Tucson AZ

Spring Spa Rejuvenation Package from the Westward Look Resort, Tucson AZ

Spring is just around the corner so why not go and relax and enjoy the warm sunshine and the wonders of the Sonoran desert? Rejuvenate with their revitalizing package which includes relaxing spa treatments with all-natural botanicals and the Executive Chef Jamie West’s signature AAA Four Diamond cuisine infused with regional ingredients from the Westward […]

Get off our beach!

Get off our beach!

Celebrity newlyweds Liz Hurley and Arun Nayar haven’t been making themselves popular in Mumbai. They’d had a wooden deck built on a popular public beach for a party to honour the second day of their six-day Indian wedding extravaganza. It extended from a beach-front home onto the popular Juhu beach but local residents were less […]

The T-List

The T-List

I’ve been resisting posting details of the T-list but it seems to be spreading around the blogosphere so well that it would be rude not to join in, particularly since A Luxury Travel Blog was one of the first to be listed. á I first read about it on Guillame Thevenot’s blog here, but it […]

Greenland kite-skiing expedition

I’m not sure you’d class this as luxury travel but, as someone who has been to Greenland on a couple of occasions, I find it too interesting to pass up. The footage shows a 21-day kite-skiing adventure taking a small team from Narsaq in the north-east of the country to Qaanaaq (don’t you just love […]

Carnival Freedom about to set sail

Carnival Freedom about to set sail

The brand new, 110,000 áCarnival Freedom superliner has been officially named in Venice by Kathy Ireland who serves as Godmother. The ship will set sail on its inaugural European tour next week, before going trans-Atlantic in October. From November á2007 until April 2009, the vessel will focus on a series of Eastern and Western Caribbean […]

Hotel Eden Roc package, encompassing a trip to the Botanical Gardens of Gambarogno

Hotel Eden Roc package, encompassing a trip to the Botanical Gardens of Gambarogno

A trip to the famous Botanical Gardens of Gambarogno is akin to a visit to paradise. Let the beauty of the magnolias and the scents of the camellias beguile you. Stay at Ascona’s Hotel Eden Roc from 18th to 23rd March 2007 and an expert will take you around the 1.7-plus hectares of grounds, where […]

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